The WBC Silver Flyweight Champion, Muhammad Waseem will step into the ring for a warm up fight against a local boxer for Promoter Rogelio Espino/Promociones y Eventos del Istmo on Wednesday at the Fantastic Casino de Albrook Mall in Panama City, Panama.
It will be the first fight of 2017 for the top ranked Flyweight boxer of the world. Still, he is in the right shape to fight and expected to be involved in another bout on July 29th for his big fight later this year for the World Championship.
Muhammad Waseem’s promoter, Andy Kim is thankful to Mauricio Sulaiman for granting him the big opportunity. Kim is also grateful to the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Mohammad Nawaz Sharif for issuing the much needed funds for him.
“I am very thankful to President Mauricio Sulaiman for the opportunity for Waseem now being the #1 contender. I am also thankful to the Pakistan Government for their support of Waseem. I am optimistic of Waseem getting his opportunity to make history for his country becoming their first world boxing champion before 2017 is over,” said Kim.