Boxer Vijender’s First Loss In Professional Career

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Indian boxer Vijender Singh has lost for the first time in a professional career. Russian boxer Artish Lopson defeated Vijender in the fifth round of the Majestic Pride Casino Ship on Friday night on the basis of a technical knockout in the fifth round. The 35-year-old Vijender had earlier won 12 matches in his professional career. On the other hand, 26-year-old Lopson has won the 5th fight out of 7.

Effect of not fighting bout for 15 months

Indian boxer Vijender Singh has lost for the first time in a professional career. Russian boxer Artish Lopson defeated Vijender in the fifth round of the Majestic Pride Casino Ship on Friday night on the basis of a technical knockout in the fifth round. The 35-year-old Vijender had earlier won 12 matches in his professional career. On the other hand, 26-year-old Lopson has won the 5th fight out of 7.

Effect of not fighting bout for 15 months

Vijender fought his last fight in November 2019. In that, he defeated Charles Adamu of Ghana. The impact of making a comeback after such a long time also showed on Vijender’s performance. In the first four rounds, he could only do well in the second round. The Russian boxer dominated in the first, third and fourth. In the fifth round, Vijender had to leave the match after his powerful punch.

Vijender knocked the opposition 8 times

In professional boxing, Vijender had previously knocked out the opponent in 8 out of 12 fights. They were fighting the fifth bout in India. Before this, Vijender had competed in Delhi, Mumbai, and Jaipur. Vijender was the WBO Oriental Super Middleweight and WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight Champion.

First-time pay per view

It was a view on bout pay. That is, those watching the contest had to pay 99 rupees for this on Book My Show. For the first time in India, there has been about based on the Pay Per View model. Book My Show is going to release figures soon about how successful this bout was. However, by the end of the bout, only 225 people had shown interest on the matching page. 6 more bouts were also fought before Vijender’s match. It also had a woman bout.

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