Charles Latuperissa definitely caught the attention together with his ring stroll earlier than his combat with Sultan Al Nuaimi in 2019.
The Indonesian fighter’s high-energy dance routine to MC Hammer’s ‘Can’t Contact This’ impressed the Dubai crowd at Caesars Palace.
Nevertheless, the combat didn’t match the tune title as Latuperissa was floored twice and knocked out throughout the first spherical.
For Al Nuaimi, every little thing went to plan as he accomplished a profitable debut in entrance of his residence crowd.
The fledgling super-flyweight will hope to develop and ultimately grow to be a professional contender in what’s a hotly contested division.
For the reason that win, he has fought twice, profitable each together with his final victory coming in December. Nevertheless, big-name fighters at 115lbs embody Juan Estrada, Roman Gonzalez, Srisaket Sor Rungvisai, Jerwin Ancajas and Kazuto Ioka.
Clearly Deontay Wilder didn’t take note of Latuperissa and determined elaborate ring walks have been the way in which ahead.
The heavyweight, who fought a number of months after, in February 2020, stated he was weighed down by his outfit as he made his strategy to the ring for his WBC title defence in opposition to Tyson Fury again.
He misplaced after which bizarrely blamed the 40Ibs costume.
“He didn’t harm me in any respect, however the easy truth is… that my uniform was approach too heavy for me.
“I didn’t haven’t any legs from the start of the combat. Within the third spherical, my legs have been simply shot throughout.”
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