Muhammad Waseem (2016)
|Birth Name||Muhammad Waseem|
|birthday||August 29, 1987|
|place of birth||Quetta|
|Muhammad Waseem medal table
|World Combat Games|
|South Asian Games|
2010 Muhammad Waseem won the gold medal at the World Combat Games in Beijing , the silver medal at the South Asian Games in Dhaka and a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi . He was also a silver medalist at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and a bronze medalist at the Asian Games in Incheon .
In addition, he was the round of 16 of the Asian Championships in 2009 and the Asian Games in 2010, and quarter-finalist of the Asian Championships in 2011. He started at World Championships in 2009, 2011 and 2013, but was eliminated in the preliminary rounds.
Muhammad Waseem is under contract with AK Promotions from South Korean promoter Andy Kim. He won his professional debut on October 4, 2015 against Min Wook Lee and became the South Korean bantamweight champion. On July 17, 2016, he won the WBC Silver Flyweight Title by unanimously winning points against Filipino Jether Oliva, who was the 2011 IBF World Championships challenger to Ulises Solis . In November 2016 he defended the title unanimously on points against the undefeated Filipino Giemel Magramo. In 2017 he received the “Pride of Performance” award from Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain for his sporting services to his home country.
As of February 2018, Waseem was ranked 3rd in the IBF world flyweight challenger ranking behind Moruti Mthalane and Andrew Selby . On July 15, 2018, Waseem boxed against Mthalane for the IBF world title, which had been resigned in April 2018 by title holder Donnie Nietes . He lost against the South African in Kuala Lumpur on points.
On November 22, 2019, he defeated the former WBC world champion Ganigan López .
- BoxRec profile
- Ring Magazine Ranking from June 2018
- Results of the World Combat Games 2010
- Results of the South Asian Games 2010
- Results of the Commonwealth Games 2010
- Results of the Commonwealth Games 2014
- Results of the Asian Games 2014
- Results of the Asian Championships 2009
- Results of the 2010 Asian Games
- Results of the Asian Championships 2011
- Results of the 2009 World Cup
- Results of the 2011 World Cup
- Results of the 2013 World Cup
- Muhammad Waseem receives Pride of Performance award
- Moruti Mthalane to face Muhammad Waseem for vacant IBF flyweight title
- Moruti Mthalane v Muhammad Waseem
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Pakistani boxer|
|DATE OF BIRTH||August 29, 1987|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Quetta , Pakistan|