Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-12-11, some good exchanges but it is not enough to get three stars: the boxing fight Dmitry Bivol vs Umar Salamov gets two (take a look at our ranking of the Best Boxing Fights of 2021).
Salamov vs Bivol is the main event of the evening and it is valid for the WBA Super World light-heavyweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Dmitry Bivol record
The undefeated Wba light-Hw champ Dmitry Bivol entered this fight with a perfect boxing record of 18-0-0 (11 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.3 light heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Callum Smith).
In his last three bouts he has won over Joe Smith Jr (Dmitry Bivol vs Joe Smith Jr), Lenin Castillo (Dmitry Bivol vs Lenin Castillo) and Craig Richards (Dmitry Bivol vs Craig Richards).
Umar Salamov record
His opponent, the former Ibo light-Hw champion Umar Salamov, has an official record of 26-1-0 (19 knockouts) and he entered as the No.15 in the light heavyweight division.
He suffered his only loss when he faced Damien Hooper in 2017, since then he has won seven consecutive bouts beating Norbert Dabrowski (Umar Salamov vs Norbert Dabrowski), Emmanuel Danso and Sergei Ekimov in his last three.
Bivol’s next fight: Saul Canelo Alvarez vs Dmitrii Bivol
Bivol vs Salamov info
Where: KRK “Uralets”, Ekaterinburg, Russia
Division: light heavyweight (175 lbs, 79.4 kg)
Title: WBA Super World light-heavyweight title
Bivol vs Salamov pre-fight press conference
Watch the video of Dmitry Bivol vs Umar Salamov pre-fight press conference from the official RCC: MMA & Boxing Youtube channel!
Bivol vs Salamov weigh-in
Watch the official video of Dmitry Bivol vs Umar Salamov weigh-in!
Bivol vs Salamov full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the fight Dmitry Bivol vs Umar Salamov as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Bivol vs Salamov result
Dmitry Bivol defeated Umar Salamov via unanimous decision. Scores were 119-109, 118-109, 118-110.