The undefeated Wba light-Hw champion Dmitry Bivol entered this fight with a perfect boxing record of 14-0-0 (11 KOs=79%) and he is ranked as the No.4 light heavyweight in the world. In his last three fights he has won over Trent Broadhurst (Dmitry Bivol vs Trent Broadhurst), Sullivan Barrera (Dmitry Bivol vs Sullivan Barrera) and Isaac Chilemba (Dmitry Bivol vs Isaac Chilemba).
His opponent, the former Olympian and former Wbc, Ibo light-Hw champion Jean Pascal, has an official record of 33-5-1 (20 knockouts) and he entered as the No.9 in the same weight class. He lost to current #1 light-Hw Eleider Alvarez last year (Alvarez vs Pascal) but then he has beat Ahmed Elbiali (Jean Pascal vs Ahmed Elbiali) and Steve Bosse (Jean Pascal vs Steve Bosse). Bivol vs Pascal is valid for the WBA World light heavyweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Mark G. Etess Arena, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
Division: light heavyweight (175 lbs, 79.4 kg)
Title: WBA World light heavyweight title
Bivol’s previous fight: Dmitry Bivol vs Isaac Chilemba
Pascal’s previous fight: Jean Pascal vs Steve Bosse
Bivol’s next fight: Dmitry Bivol vs Joe Smith Jr
Pascal’s next fight: Marcus Browne vs Jean Pascal
Bivol vs Pascal full fight video:
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