The Ibo super-Mw and former interim Wba Mw champion Chris Eubank Jr entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 24-1-0 (19 KOs=79%) and he is ranked as the No.5 super middleweight in the world. He suffered his only loss when he faced Billy Joe Saunders in 2014 (via split decision, Saunders vs Eubank Jr), since then he has won six bouts beating Nick Blackwell (=Eubank vs Blackwell), Tom Doran (=Eubank Jr vs Doran) and Renold Quinlan in his last three (=Eubank Jr vs Quinlan).
His opponent, the former Ibf Mw and Wbo super-Mw champion Arthur Abraham, has a record of 46-5-0 (30 knockouts) and he entered as the No.4 in the same weight class. He lost to #1 Gilberto Ramirez last year (=Abraham vs Ramirez) but then he has beat Tim Robin Lihaug (=Abraham vs Lihaug) and Robin Krasniqi (=Abraham vs Krasniqi). Chris Eubank Jr vs Arthur Abraham is valid for the IBO World super middleweight title (Eubank’s first defense); the winner of this fight will enter the World Boxing Super Series super-Mw competition. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Wembley Arena, London, United Kingdom
Division: super middleweight (168 lbs, 76.2 kg)
Title: IBO World super middleweight title
Eubank’s previous fight: Chris Eubank Jr vs Renold Quinlan
Abraham’s previous fight: Arthur Abraham vs Robin Krasniqi
Eubank’s next fight: Chris Eubank Jr vs Avni Yildirim
Abraham’s next fight: Arthur Abraham vs Patrick Nielsen
Eubank vs Abraham Fight Video:
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