The 2004 Olympic flyweight gold medalist and former IBF and Wba Fw champion Yuriorkis Gamboa entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 26-1-0 (17 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.18 lightweight in the world. He suffered his only loss when he faced Terence Crawford in 2014 (=Crawford vs Gamboa), after this bout he has won three times beating Rene Alvarado in 2017 (=Gamboa vs Alvarado).
His opponent, Robinson Castellanos, has an official record of 23-12-0 (13 knockouts) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since March 5, 2016 when he was defeated by Oscar Escandon (=Castellanos vs Escandon). Yuriorkis Gamboa vs Robinson Castellanos is the main event of the evening . Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: lightweight (135 lbs, 61.2 kg)
Gamboa’s previous fight: Yuriorkis Gamboa vs Rene Alvarado
Castellanos’ previous fight: Robinson Castellanos vs Oscar Escandon
Castellanos’ next fight: Jezreel Corrales vs Robinson Castellanos
Gamboa’s next fight: Yuriorkis Gamboa vs Alexis Reyes
Gamboa vs Castellanos Fight Video:
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