By Dave Spencer / Fightnews Canada
InterBox has announced the signing of WBC light heavyweight world champion Adrian ‘The Shark’ Diaconu Thursday to a new two year contract. “Adrian is an important member of InterBox and I’m happy with this new agreement. He worked very hard to become a World champion and we want him to defend his title several times in Montreal,” said the president of InterBox, Eric Lucas. The champ is also very happy to be back into the InterBox’s family. “It’s a good week for me! I finally fight in Montreal and I sign a new contract! This new agreement will allow me to be more active and defend my belt in front of the fans who always supported me in achieving my dream. I look forward to April 4th and my next fight in Montreal. I want to give good performances to people here,” said Diaconu. Saturday evening, Adrian Diaconu (25-0-0 15 KO) will face David Whittom (10-7-1 6 KO) in a 8 rounds bout.