Moroccan boxer Moussa Gholam won the World Boxing Organization’s Intercontinental title in Barcelona, Spain, on Saturday, November 28. Gholam knocked out his opponent, Thailand’s Suriya Tatakhun, in the 10th round of the super featherweight (59 kilograms) division.
The 24-year-old was born in Larache, Morocco, and now resides in Catalonia, Spain.
Saturday’s victory marks Gholam’s entry into the International Boxing Organization’s top 100 boxers. He now ranks 87th in his division.