Daniel Jacobs entered this fight with a boxing record of 28-1-0 (25 KOs=89%) and he is ranked as the No.12 middleweight in the world. He suffered his only loss in 2010 when he faced Dmitry Pirog, since then he has won eight consecutive bouts beating Jarrod Fletcher in his last fight (=Jacobs vs Fletcher).
His opponent, Caleb Truax, has an official record of 25-1-2 (15 knockouts) and he entered as the No.17 in the same weight class. He lost in 2012 against Jermain Taylor (=Taylor vs Truax) but after this bout he has collected seven victories and one draw. Jacobs vs Truax is valid for the WBA World middleweight title; undercard of Anthony Dirrell vs Badou Jack. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: UIC Pavilion, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Division: middleweight (160 lbs, 72.6 kg)
Title: WBA World middleweight title
Jacobs’ previous fight: Daniel Jacobs vs Jarrod Fletcher
Jacobs’ next fight: Daniel Jacobs vs Sergio Mora