Angel Acosta entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 16-1-0 (16 KOs=100%) and he is ranked as the No.13 light flyweight in the world. ‘Tito’ Acosta has already fought twice in 2017 beating Japhet Uutoni and losing to Kosei Tanaka (=Tanaka vs Acosta).
His opponent, Juan Alejo, has a record of 24-4-1 (14 knockouts) and he entered as the No.27 in the same weight class. He lost to Donnie Nietes in 2015 (=Nietes vs Alejo) but since then he has collected four victories and one draw. Acosta vs Alejo is valid for the vacant WBO World light flyweight title; undercard of Miguel Cotto vs Sadam Ali. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Madison Square Garden, New York, USA
Division: light flyweight (108 lbs, 49.0 kg)
Title: vacant WBO World light flyweight title
Acosta’s previous fight: Kosei Tanaka vs Angel Acosta
Acosta’s next fight: Angel Acosta vs Carlos Buitrago
Acosta vs Alejo full fight video:
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