Christian Gomez vs Shakhram Giyasov Welterweight bout for the IBF North American title has been officially added to the undercard of Canelo Alvarez vs Dmitry Bivol.
The bout will be a part of the DAZN pay-per-view event which is set to take place on May 7, 2022, at the T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas.
Giyasov will move to the Welterweight division in an effort to win the vacant IBF North American title. He is still undefeated and is coming off a unanimous decision victory against Cristian Rafael Coria. His most memorable win was against Darleys Perez as he defeated the latter in just 30 seconds.
Meanwhile, Christian Gomez is coming off a second-round TKO victory against Javier Franco. Gomez gained great momentum as he managed to win most of his recent bouts with a finish.
Shakhram Giyasov also stated that he is honored to be a part of the Canelo-Bivol undercard. He also thinks this bout will begin a new chapter in his career as it will be the first time he will compete in the Welterweight division.