Two-time former IBF Bantamweight champion Joseph “King Kong” Agbeko will this week mount the ring in the United Kingdom.
Agbeko has a showdown with United Kingdom’s Paul Butler on Friday, June 25, 2021 at the Bolton Whites Hotel in UK.
The duo will be colliding for the vacant WBO International bantamweight title.
Agbeko has fought 43 times with 5 defeats and 28 bouts by way of KO’s. Born on the 22nd of March 1980, Agbeko was a two-time former Bantamweight world champion (2007 and 2011), he also held the Commonwealth Bantamweight title and the IBO Bantamweight title.
Nicknamed the ‘Baby face assassin’, Paul Butler on the other hand is an English professional boxer born on the 11th of November, 1988 held the IBF bantamweight title in 2014 and challenged for the IBF super-flyweight title in 2015.
He also held multiple regional titles, including the British and Commonwealth super-flyweight titles in 2012 and 2013 respectively.
He won the WBO Inter-Continental Super Flyweight title by defeating Miguel González in September 2013 and later won the WBA Inter-Continental Super Flyweight title by defeating Ruben Montoya.
Paul an orthodox boxer has recorded 34 bouts with 32 wins and 15 out of the 32 by was of KO’s.