Kudratillo Abduqahorov made his ninth fight since his debut in October 2015. His opponent was Romeo Jakosalem from the Philippines. The Uzbek boxer did not leave any chance to his opponent and won by TKO in the fifth round.
Kudratillo Abduqahorov is considered the best professional boxer of Uzbekistan, regardless of weight category according to the BoxRec rating.
Azizbek Abdugafurov in his last fight won the Asian championship belt by the WBC. In Johor he fought against the 34-year-old Indonesian Aleksander Bajawa. The total dominance of Abdugafurov forced the opponent to give up after the second round.