The Wbc super-Fw and former interim Wbo champion Miguel Berchelt entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 33-1-0 (29 KOs=88%) and he is ranked as the No.1 super featherweight in the world. ‘El Alacran’ Berchelt suffered his only loss when he faced Luis Eduardo Florez in 2014, since then he has won 12 consecutive bouts beating Francisco Vargas (4-stars fight, Vargas vs Berchelt), Takashi Miura (Miguel Berchelt vs Takashi Miura) and Maxwell Awuku in his last three (Miguel Berchelt vs Maxwell Awuku).
His opponent, the former Wba Fw champ Jonathan Victor Barros, has an official record of 41-5-1 (22 knockouts) and he entered as the No.18 featherweight but he comes off the loss against Lee Selby (Lee Selby vs Jonathan Victor Barros); before this bout, in 2016, he had beat Satoshi Hosono. Berchelt vs Barros is valid for the WBC World super featherweight title (Berchelt’s third defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Polyforum Zam Na, Merida, Mexico
Division: super featherweight (130 lbs, 59.0 kg)
Title: WBC World super featherweight title
Berchelt’s previous fight: Miguel Berchelt vs Maxwell Awuku
Barros’ previous fight: Lee Selby vs Jonathan Victor Barros
Berchelt’s next fight: Miguel Berchelt vs Miguel Roman
Berchelt vs Barros full fight video:
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