The undefeated Robert Easter Jr entered this fight with a perfect boxing record of 18-0-0 (14 KOs=78%) and he is ranked as the No.1 lightweight in the world. He fought twice last year beating Argenis Mendez (=Mendez vs Easter Jr) and Richard Commey (=Easter Jr vs Commey).
His opponent, Luis Cruz, has an official record of 22-4-1 (16 knockouts) but he won just one out of his last four bouts, against Roberto Acevedo in 2015, after this fight he drew with Ivan Redkach. Robert Easter Jr vs Luis Cruz is valid for the IBF World lightweight title (Easter’s first defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Huntington Center, Toledo, Ohio, USA
Division: lightweight (135 lbs, 61.2 kg)
Title: IBF World lightweight title
Easter’s previous fight: Robert Easter Jr vs Richard Commey
Easter’s next fight: Robert Easter Jr vs Denis Shafikov
Easter vs Cruz Fight Video:
(Free embeddable video hosted on Youtube and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights)