Initially scheduled to face David Baggett, in the WFC international combat, Jorge Michelan his opponent was changed due to the American athlete's injury. With this, the Check-Matt brown belt will face the Brazilian Gustavo Ximu. Michelan commented on the change in training, due to the change of opponent.
“My training has changed some things, I'm training a lot and giving priority to boxing, since Ximu is a guy who likes to come out on top and I have to come in with my boxing very sharp”, commented Michelan, who praised his opponent
“I'm a big fan of Ximu, I respect him a lot”, he concluded.
The WFC takes place on the 24th, at the Quality Hotel, in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro.