Britain’s Leigh Wooden was named World Boxing Affiliation (WBA) Boxer of the Month, whereas Panama’s Jezreel Corrales acquired the Honorable Point out for the third month of the yr.
The WBA launched its March rankings and with them the person awards in a interval of plenty of exercise and nice confrontations within the ring.
Wooden earned his award because of his extraordinary efficiency on March 12 towards Michael Conlan on the Nottingham Area. It was an epic struggle and probably the perfect to date this yr with an unbelievable efficiency by the WBA featherweight champion, who retained his belt for the primary time.
The Nottingham native recovered from a primary spherical knockdown and went from energy to energy, survived the Irishman’s assaults and ultimately scored an unbelievable knockout that ship Conlan out of the ring for a convincing and memorable victory.
As for Corrales, he stepped into the ring on March 12 in Panama Metropolis and defeated Mexico’s Miguel Madueño by unanimous determination in a light-weight eliminator struggle. The Central American appeared in nice form and is now aiming for one more title shot.
The up to date rankings lists can be found to the press and followers within the corresponding part of the WBA official web site.