David Avanesyan entered this fight with a professional record of 22-1-1 (11 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.14 welterweight in the world. Ava suffered his only loss when he faced Andrey Klimov at his second pro boxing fight in 2009, since then he has collected 21 consecutive victories beating Shane Mosley in 2016 (=Avanesyan vs Mosley).
His opponent, the former Wba and Ibf light-Ww champion Lamont Peterson, has a boxing record of 34-3-1 (17 knockouts) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since October 17, 2015 when he defeated Felix Diaz (=Peterson vs Diaz). Before this bout he had lost to Danny Garcia (=Garcia vs Peterson). Lamont Peterson vs David Avanesyan is valid for the WBA World welterweight title; undercard of Adrien Broner vs Adrian Granados. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Cintas Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Division: welterweight (147 lbs, 66.7 kg)
Title: WBA World welterweight title
Avanesyan’s previous fight: David Avanesyan vs Shane Mosley
Peterson’s previous fight: Lamont Peterson vs Felix Diaz
Avanesyan vs Peterson Fight Video:
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