Vijender Singh persevered his unbeaten run in expert boxing with a technical knockout win over Frenchman Matiouze Royer, and the 30-yr-old Indian stated he became now searching ahead to his next bout on might also thirteen before his all-important WBO Asia identify combat in India.
The referee had to forestall the fight inside the 5th round at the Copper box arena in Stratford with Royer bleeding profusely.
Vijender will next be seen in movement on may also thirteen in Bolton towards a yet-to-be-determined opponent.
“triumphing my fifth bout in opposition to an skilled opponent may be useful earlier than my homecoming WBO Asia identify fight. My immediately target is to win 6th fight in a row which is scheduled for 13 may additionally in uk and can be back to training from tomorrow onwards to prepare hard for it,” stated Vijender.
“i’ve got a large Indian homecoming to look forward to this summer so it is essential i am getting past my next opponent in Bolton.”
Royer become the maximum skilled opponent Vijender had confronted until date. The 29-year-antique Frenchman had a total of 250 rounds underneath his belt from forty four bouts, which blanketed 14 wins.
but, Vijender became infrequently perturbed at some point of the six-spherical contest and completely ruled his more experienced opponent.
“We had a stable game plan and i caught to it perfectly. Royer is a hard opponent and made it difficult for me at times but he could not deal with my power and accuracy. I felt in complete manage in the course of the fight and it is a shame the ref waved it off, I desired greater,” he introduced
“It felt like the whole thing i was throwing changed into connecting. i’m feeling stronger with each combat and want to carry in this momentum.
The Haryana boxer changed into magnanimous in his win and praised his opponent for putting up an excellent fight.
“He showed he is a great fighter and i recognize him for the way he achieved. but these days, i was capable of execute my plans higher,” he said.