Kantaev replaces Lerose and will face Preloznik

Nejc Preloznik who is more than ready to make his official WFC debut on May 19 in Hala Tivoli, will face a new opponent. Abdulla Kantaev, the 20-year old from Russia, will step in as a last-minute replacement to fill the card for the WFC 22 in Ljubljana.

Kantaev holds a perfect 1-0 professional record along with 2 amateur wins. Still undefeated he'll go up against Preloznik who made his pro debut in 2017 and notched 2 wins to date. The opening bout of the upcoming event is promising fireworks as both men will be looking to keep their scores intact.

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