Tuesday, December 7, 2021: In a night of sensational regional boxing action in the Indian city of Hyderabad, a young aspiring boxer who turned to the pro ranks in early 2020, was crowned the first-ever World Boxing Council welterweight champion of India.
Sabari J overcame a strong challenge from Akashdeep Singh over eight competitive and entertaining rounds of action to claim the inaugural WBC green and gold Indian glory.
The judges for the contest scored the bout a majority decision, with judge one scoring the bout 76-76. Judges two and three saw it the same way at 73-79 to the new champion.
The Pro Boxing fight night named “Hell’s Bay” was a flagship Pro Boxing event promoted by Mr. Raja Prashanth Singh – TIAR – XTerrestrials Promotions.