“No one at one forty can stop me” declares Prograis
World Boxing Council Diamond super lightweight champion Regis “Rougarou” Prograis (23-0, 19 KOs), of New Orleans, LA, is preparing tough for his fight against WBA’s 140-pound world champion, Kiryl Relikh (23-2, 19 KOs), from Minsk, Belarus, in the semi-final of the World Boxing Super Series tournament, on Saturday, April 27 at the Cajundome in Lafayette, LA.
The fight will be broadcast in the United States by DAZN.and this is what Prograis had to say at the end of the training session:
“This is an important fight for me. Training camp is always difficult, but we do it with as much fun as possible. I’m training here for two weeks and then I will end up in Houston until the week of the fight.
“With luck, at the end of this tournament, I will be a unified world champion and I will have the Ali Trophy.
“I felt really good in my first tournament fight against Terry Flanagan. It was a fun fight and I was very relaxed. It was one of my best performances.
“I can change my style if I have to do it. So whatever Relikh has, I can beat him, as always, everything I want to do is going to happen. Nobody at 140 pounds can stop me.”
Tickets, starting at $ 25, for the WBSS super light and bantamweight semifinals are available through Ticketmaster.