Undefeated Super Bantamweight Ludumo Lamati (14-0) has signed a long-term promotional deal with Al Siesta and Siesta Boxing Promotions.
The talented South African fighter from Johannesburg is yet another African talent Al Siesta is looking forward to guiding to the pinnacle of boxing, having also worked with Luther Clay and Paul Kamanga.
Ludumo “9mm” Lamati has already achieved some real success at just 26 years old, winning African and South African titles at 122 pounds. In 2017 Lamati won and defended the IBF Intercontinental title and now finds himself ranked at number 9 by the IBF and number 12 by the WBC as he looks to push on and achieve a World title in the not to distant future.
“I’m looking forward to working with Al Siesta because I see his promotional company is very busy managing the likes of Paul Kamanga, Mairis Briedis and a host of other fighters from Russia and many other parts of the world. For me it was a a big opportunity to sign with Siesta Boxing and I feel now I am ready for the international stage and I feel Al Siesta is the guy to put me there and make me the champion I want to be. I don’t just want to be a World champion at 122 pounds, I want to be a world champion in many divisions. I really do feel Al Siesta can push me to achieve my dreams in boxing.” Said Lamati upon signing his contract.
Promoter and CEO of Siesta Boxing, Al Siesta added “I have great plans for Ludumo, he’s already proven he’s willing to take tough fights in a relatively early stage of his career hence his high ranking in two of the governing bodies. He’s very talented and a good looking boy, he’s almost the complete package! With a bit of fine tuning we will take Ludumo to the very top of the sport.”