The former Wbc and Ibf welterweight champion Andre Berto entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 29-3-0 (22 KOs=76%) and he is ranked as the No.47 welterweight in the world while his opponent, Josesito Lopez, has an official record of 33-6-0 (19 knockouts) and he entered as the No.37 in the same weight class. Both boxers suffered two consecutive defeats between 2012 and 2013: Berto lost to Robert Guerrero (=Guerrero vs Berto) and Jesus Soto Karass (=Berto vs Karass) while Lopez was defeated by Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez (4-stars-fight Alvarez vs Lopez) and Marcos Rene Maidana (=Maidana vs Lopez). After losing both fighters came back to win, Berto beat Steve Upsher Chambers (=Berto vs Chambers) while Josesito has won three consecutive fights defeating Rafael Cobos in his last one. Berto vs Lopez is valid for the interim WBA World welterweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Citizens Business Bank Arena, Ontario, California, USA
Division: welterweight (147 lbs, 66.7 kg)
Title: interim WBA World welterweight title
Berto’s previous fight: Andre Berto vs Steve Upsher Chambers
Berto’s next fight: Floyd Mayweather Jr vs Andre Berto