The former Wbc champion Anthony Dirrell entered this fight with a pro record of 28-1-1 (22 KOs=79%) and he is ranked as the No.9 super middleweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Gilberto Ramirez). He fought twice last year losing to Badou Jack (=Dirrell vs Jack) and winning over Marco Antonio Rubio (=Dirrell vs Rubio).
His opponent, Caleb Truax, has a boxing record of 26-2-2 (16 knockouts) and he entered as the No.37 middleweight. He lost to Daniel Jacobs in 2015 (=Jacobs vs Truax) but he came back to win against Melvin Betancourt in 2016. Dirrell vs Truax is on the undercard of Andre Dirrell vs Blake Caparello. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Trump Taj Mahal, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
Division: super middleweight (168 lbs, 76.2 kg)
Dirrell’s previous fight: Anthony Dirrell vs Marco Antonio Rubio
Dirrell’s next fight: Anthony Dirrell vs Norbert Nemesapati
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