The undefeated world champion in two different weight classes Rances Barthelemy entered this fight with a perfect boxing record of 25-0-0 (13 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.4 super lightweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Terence Crawford). He fought just once last year beating Mickey Bey (=Barthelemy vs Bey).
His opponent, Kiryl Relikh, has an official record of 21-1-0 (19 KOs=90%) and he entered as the No.70 in the same weight class. He fought twice in 2016 defeating Joaquim Carneiro and losing to Ricky Burns (=Burns vs Relikh). Rances Barthelemy vs Kiryl Relikh, WBA super lightweight title eliminator, is on the undercard of Gary Russell Jr vs Oscar Escandon. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: MGM National Harbor, Oxon Hill, Maryland, USA
Division: light welterweight (140 lbs, 63.5 kg)
Barthelemy’s previous fight: Rances Barthelemy vs Mickey Bey
Relikh’s previous fight: Ricky Burns vs Kiryl Relikh
Barthelemy vs Relikh Fight Video:
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