Review: 2014-10-04, fight not particularly exciting between Ricky Burns and Alexandre Lepelley: it gets two stars. Ricky Burns entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 36-4-1 (11 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.11 lightweight in the world, he has won world titles in two different weight classes but he comes off one draw, against Raymundo Beltran (=Burns vs Beltran), and two consecutive defeats, against Terence Crawford (fight in which he lost his Wbo Lw belt, Burns vs Crawford) and Dejan Zlaticanin (=Burns vs Zlaticanin).
His opponent, Alexandre Lepelley, has a record of 17-1-1 (3 knockouts) and he entered as the No.72 light welterweight, he suffered his only loss in 2008 when he faced Amine Hosni, since then he has won 13 consecutive fights. Burns vs Lepelley is on the undercard of Josh Warrington vs Davide Dieli. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: First Direct Arena, Leeds, Yorkshire, UK
Division: light welterweight (140 lbs, 63.5 kg)
Burns’ previous fight: Ricky Burns vs Dejan Zlaticanin
Burns’ next fight: Omar Figueroa Jr vs Ricky Burns
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