Albanian boxer Florian Marku won the IBF world title for the first time. After the victory, Marku received many congratulations from senior state leaders, personalities. President Ilir Meta called it "an extraordinary success for our professional boxing".
"Florian Marku is declared world champion at IBFI! Warmest wishes and always great performances in the ring! We are proud of Florian! ”said Meta. Boxer Florian Marku was also congratulated by Prime Minister Edi Rama. "Respect Champion", writes Rama.
The US Embassy in Tirana in a reaction says "Congratulations Florian Markut, Albanian Champion for light weights of the International Boxing Federation! We at the American Embassy send our best wishes for the first Albanian world champion! "Congratulations champion."
Albanian boxer Florian Marku was declared world champion in the IBF Federation. He managed to defeat the Ukrainian Maxim Prodan at the Tottenham stadium, after 10 rounds.