The undefeated Callum Smith entered this fight with a perfect record of 21-0-0 (16 KOs=76%) and he is ranked as the No.4 super middleweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Gilberto Ramirez). He has fought three times in 2016 winning over Hadillah Mohoumadi (=Smith vs Mohoumadi), Cesar Hernan Reynoso (=Smith vs Reynoso) and Norbert Nemesapati (=Smith vs Nemesapati).
His opponent, Luke Blackledge, has an official boxing record of 22-2-2 (7 knockouts) and he entered as the No.59 in the same weight class. He suffered his last loss when he faced Rocky Fielding in 2013, since then he has collected eight consecutive victories beating Ishmael Tetteh and Elvis Dube in 2016. Smith vs Blackledge is valid for the BBBofC British super middleweight title; undercard of Anthony Joshua vs Eric Molina. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom
Division: super middleweight (168 lbs, 76.2 kg)
Title: BBBofC British super middleweight title
Smith’s previous fight: Callum Smith vs Norbert Nemesapati
Smith’s next fight: Callum Smith vs Erik Skoglund
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