Darleys Perez entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 31-1-0 (20 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.23 lightweight in the world, he suffered his only loss in 2013 when he faced then-undefeated Yuriorkis Gamboa (=Gamboa vs Perez), after this bout he has won three consecutive bouts, the last one against Jaider Parra.
His opponent, Jonathan Maicelo, has a record of 21-1-0 (12 knockouts) and he entered as the No.58 in the same weight class, he lost in 2013 as well, against Rustam Nugaev (4-stars-fight Maicelo vs Nugaev); since then he has collected two victories and one no-contest. Perez vs Maicelo is valid for the interim WBA World lightweight title (held by Perez). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Chumash Casino, Santa Ynez, California, USA
Division: lightweight (135 lbs, 61.2 kg)
Title: interim WBA World lightweight title
Maicelo’s previous fight: Art Hovhannisyan vs Jonathan Maicelo
Perez’s next fight: Anthony Crolla vs Darleys Perez
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