Andre Dirrell entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 25-2-0 (16 knockouts) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since April 29, 2016 when he defeated Blake Caparello (=Dirrell vs Caparello); before this bout he had lost to James DeGale (=DeGale vs Dirrell).
His opponent, Jose Uzcategui, has a record of 26-1-0 (22 KOs=85%) and he entered as the No.19 super middleweight in the world. ‘Bolivita’ Uzcategui suffered his only loss when he faced Matt Korobov in 2014 (=Korobov vs Uzcategui), since then he has won four bouts beating Derrick Findley and Fabiano Pena in 2016. Andre Dirrell vs Jose Uzcategui is valid for the interim IBF World super middleweight title; undercard of Gary Russell Jr vs Oscar Escandon. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: MGM National Harbor, Oxon Hill, Maryland, USA
Division: super middleweight (168 lbs, 76.2 kg)
Title: interim IBF World super middleweight title
Dirrell’s previous fight: Andre Dirrell vs Blake Caparello
Their next fight: Andre Dirrell vs Jose Uzcategui 2
Dirrell vs Uzcategui Fight Video:
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