The former Wbc super-Mw champion Anthony Dirrell entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 29-1-1 (23 KOs=79%) and he is ranked as the No.8 super middleweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Gilberto Ramirez). He suffered his only loss when he faced Badou Jack in 2015 (=Dirrell vs Jack), after this bout he has won over Marco Antonio Rubio (=Dirrell vs Rubio) and Caleb Truax (=Dirrell vs Truax).
His opponent, Norbert Nemesapati, has a record of 24-4-0 (17 knockouts) and he entered as the No.75 light heavyweight. He lost two consecutive fights last year, against Umar Salamov and Callum Smith (=Smith vs Nemesapati) but then he has won three times. Anthony Dirrell vs Norbert Nemesapati is on the undercard of Erislandy Lara vs Yuri Foreman. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Hialeah Park Racing & Casino, Hialeah, Florida, USA
Division: super middleweight (168 lbs, 76.2 kg)
Dirrell’s previous fight: Anthony Dirrell vs Caleb Truax
Nemesapati’s previous fight: Callum Smith vs Norbert Nemesapati
Dirrell vs Nemesapati Fight Video:
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