The Wbc super-Fw champion Miguel Berchelt entered this fight with a pro record of 31-1-0 (28 KOs=90%) and he is ranked as the No.2 super featherweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Vasyl Lomachenko). ‘El Alacran’ Berchelt suffered his only loss when he faced Luis Eduardo Florez in 2014, since then he has won ten consecutive bouts beating George Jupp (=Berchelt vs Jupp), Chonlatarn Piriyapinyo (=Berchelt vs Piriyapinyo) and Francisco Vargas in his last three (4-stars fight, Vargas vs Berchelt).
His opponent, the former Wbc super-Fw champion Takashi Miura, has an official boxing record of 31-3-2 (24 KOs=77%) and he entered as the No.4 in the same weight class. He lost to Francisco Vargas in 2015 (The Ring magazine Fight of the Year 2015, Miura vs Vargas) but then he has beat Jimmy Borbon and Miguel Roman (4-stars fight, Roman vs Miura). Miguel Berchelt vs Takashi Miura is valid for the WBC World super featherweight title (Berchelt’s first defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Forum, Inglewood, California, USA
Division: super featherweight (130 lbs, 59.0 kg)
Title: WBC World super featherweight title
Berchelt’s previous fight: Francisco Vargas vs Miguel Berchelt
Miura’s previous fight: Miguel Roman vs Takashi Miura
Berchelt’s next fight: Miguel Berchelt vs Maxwell Awuku
Berchelt vs Miura Fight Video:
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