Payano Is Ready For Next Season’s Quest
For Ali Trophy In The 118lb Division
Former world champion Juan Carlos Payano is the latest
addition to the sensational Season II bantamweight line-up.
“I am very happy to join the tournament, ecstatic to be very
honest. Looking forward to regaining my championship
positions,” said Payano.
“It is great to see the best fighting the best and in the
end being recognized as truly the best in the division.”
34-year-old Payano (20-1, 9 KOs) of La Vega, Dominican
Republic is a former WBA and IBO bantamweight world champion
and believes he will be a dominant figure in the World
Boxing Super Series.
The southpaw nicknamed ‘Baby Pacquiao’ is on a mission: “I
want to be recognized as the undisputed best. I want to
prove that I am the best!”
“The bantamweight tournament will be nothing but
exceptional,” said Comosa’s Chief Boxing Officer, Kalle
Sauerland. “Payano is a former champion, an experienced
fighter guaranteeing fast-paced action. He is another great
addition to a star-studded Season II of the World Boxing
Three weight classes will feature in Season II of the World
Boxing Super Series with two categories, Bantamweight and
Super-Lightweight, already announced.