Round By Round Boxing‘s Joseph Hammond caught up with Souleymane Cissokho, the WBA Intercontinental Super Welterweight titleholder.
Cissokho, whose heritage is Senegalese, was in town to provide commentary for Nordine Oubaali’s title defense against Nonito Donaire.
Cissokho offered his thoughts on that fight, his background as an amateur boxer, and what it was like to fight on a Canelo Alvarez undercard. He also correctly predicts he will be in the ring in September.
On Friday, September 10, Souleymane Cissokho faces Ismail Iliev in a 10 round Junior Middleweight contest.