Boxing: Duke Micah Move Three Places Up In WBO Rankings

Ghana’s Duke Micah is close in getting his first world title shot as he has moved to 4th in the bantamweight division in the latest World Boxing Organisation (WBO) rankings for the month of May.

Last month, Micah was ranked number 7 in the division and this month he has moved three places up.

The 26 year-old boxer has been one of the pugilists earmarked to win a world title for Ghana.

On June 9th in Brooklyn, USA, Micah will be making his second defense of his WBC international bantamweight strap against America’s Thomas Snow.

Below are the top 15 rated bantamweight boxers in the world

1Juan Carlos Payano (Int-Cont)DR
2Daniel Lozano (Latino)USA
3Jason MoloneyAUST
4Duke MicahGHA
5Mzuvukile MagwacaSA
6Lee HaskinsUK
7Hiroaki Teshigawara (Asia Pacific)JPN
8Takuma InoueJPN
9Joseph Agbeko (WBO Africa)GHA
10Prince Patel (WBO Europe)UK
11Omar NarvaesARG
12Nikolai PotapovRUS
13Ryo AkahoJPN
14Antonio Tostado GarciaMEX
15Zhanat ZhakiyanovKAZ

 

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