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Golovkin-Stevens: Ola Afolabi Slated To Face Janek

By Luke Furman

Former WBO interim-cruiserweight champion Ola Afolabi (19-3-4, 9KOs) is slated to face Polish boxer Lukasz Janik (26-1, 14KOs) on November 2 at New York's Madison Square Garden. Janik's sole defeat was a fifth round TKO at the hands of unbeaten countryman Mateusz Masternak in October 2009. Janik has won his last eleven fights. Afolabi is coming off a twelve round decision loss to Marco Huck in their May trilogy bout. The main event that evening is a middleweight showdown between IBO/WBA champion Gennady Golovkin and challenger Curtis Stevens.

Luke Furman covers boxing for bokser.org

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by dan_cov on 09-06-2013

Just noticed Boxrec have Perez down to fight Magomed Abdusalamov, that is a very good fight. This cards looking awesome thus far.

Comment by HeroBando on 09-06-2013

[QUOTE=hougigo;13715160]I thought he was signed by them at that point?[/QUOTE] So Perez is with K2? Good move finally. What happened to that last Irish Cuban Garcia? he was supposed to have signed with a US promoter (Shaw?) then vanished.

Comment by Hougigo on 09-06-2013

[QUOTE=HeroBando;13715158]Is this then a K2 promotion? Their first show in the US as main promoter? Mike Perez was rumored to fight Travis Walker earlier on a Klitschko card, I wonder if they signed him.[/QUOTE] I thought he was signed by…

Comment by HeroBando on 09-06-2013

Is this then a K2 promotion? Their first show in the US as main promoter? Mike Perez was rumored to fight Travis Walker earlier on a Klitschko card, I wonder if they signed him.

Comment by Hougigo on 09-06-2013

excited for this card now.....can't wait!

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