India’s star boxer Vijender Singh who is all set to make his professional debut in Manchester Arena on 10th October 2015, witnessed first live professional boxing fight recently at SSE Arena, Wembley, London. It was the title fight for WBA World Super-Middleweight Championship between defending champion Fedor Chudinov and the challenger Frank Buglioni. The Fedor Chudinov defeated Frank Buglioni 120-106, 118-108 and 117-109 to retain his title.
Vijender is already training hard in Manchester from past three weeks under globally acclaimed champion trainer Lee Beard and his opponent for debut fight will be announced soon.
After witnessing the first professional fight in UK, Vijender Singh said “It was really an electrifying experience for me to watch live title fight of WBA World Super-Middleweight Championship in London and it has boosted my confidence ahead of debut in the professional circuit which is scheduled after 10 days. I am really excited and eagerly waiting for making debut with a winning start in the professional ring. I am working hard physically and mentally for 8-10 hours to prepare myself for this new challenge. Professional boxing is altogether a different level where in not only boxing fans as well as Hollywood personalities also come to cheer their favourite boxers”. During this fight, Vijender met WBO Middleweight champion Andy Lee and famous American actor Jeremy Pivin.