Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-05-01, pretty good boxing fight: Dmitry Bivol vs Craig Richards gets three stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Boxing Fights of 2021).
Richards vs Bivol is valid for the WBA Super World light-heavyweight title; undercard of Dereck Chisora vs Joseph Parker. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Dmitry Bivol record
The undefeated Wba light-Hw champion Dmitry Bivol entered this fight with a perfect record of 17-0-0 (11 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.2 light heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Sergey Kovalev).
In his last three matches he has won over Jean Pascal (Dmitry Bivol vs Jean Pascal), Joe Smith Jr (Dmitry Bivol vs Joe Smith Jr) and Lenin Castillo (Dmitry Bivol vs Lenin Castillo).
Craig Richards record
His opponent, Craig Richards, has an official boxing record of 16-1-1 (9 knockouts) and he entered as the No.29 in the light heavyweight division.
He suffered his only loss when he faced Frank Buglioni in 2017, since then he has collected six victories and one draw, beating Shakan Pitters in his last one (Shakan Pitters vs Craig Richards).
Bivol’s next fight: Dmitry Bivol vs Umar Salamov
Bivol vs Richards full fight video / highlights
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Bivol vs Richards info
Where: Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom
Division: light heavyweight (175 lbs, 79.4 kg)
Title: WBA Super World light-heavyweight title
Bivol vs Richards result
Dmitry Bivol defeated Craig Richards via unanimous decision. Scores were 115-114, 115-113, 118-110.
Bivol vs Richards post-fight interview