The 2008 Olympic heavyweight gold medalist Rakhim Chakhkiev entered this fight with a record of 24-2-0 (18 KOs=75%) and he is ranked as the No.20 cruiserweight in the world but he comes off the loss against Ola Afolabi suffered in 2015 (4-stars-fight Chakhkiev vs Afolabi).
His opponent, Tamas Lodi, has a boxing record of 18-6-2 (15 KOs=83%) and he entered as the No.57 in the same weight class. He lost to Andrew Tabiti in 2015 but he came back to win in 2016 beating Istvan Kun and Juho Haapoja. Chakhkiev vs Lodi is on the undercard of Denis Lebedev vs Victor Ramirez. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Khodynka Ice Palace, Moscow, Russia
Division: cruiserweight (200 lbs, 90.7 kg)
Chakhkiev’s previous fight: Rakhim Chakhkiev vs Ola Afolabi
Chakhkiev’s next fight: Rakhim Chakhkiev vs Alejandro Emilio Valori
Video: (Free embeddable video hosted on Youtube and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights, to report it please visit this link where the video is hosted)