Joshua Greer Jr entered this fight with a boxing record of 20-1-1 (12 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.13 bantamweight in the world. He suffered his only loss when he faced Stephen Fulton in 2015 (via majority decision), since then he has won 17 consecutive bouts defeating Giovanni Delgado, Daniel Lozano and Giovanni Escaner in his last three (Joshua Greer Jr vs Giovanni Escaner).
His opponent, Nikolai Potapov, has an official record of 20-1-1 (11 knockouts) and he entered as the No.35 in the same weight class. He was defeated by Omar Andres Narvaez in 2017 (Omar Andres Narvaez vs Nikolai Potapov) but then he has won over Alexander Saltykov, Khumoyun Rustamov and Adam Mbega. Greer vs Potapov, IBF bantamweight eliminator, is on the undercard of Shakur Stevenson vs Alberto Guevara. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey, USA
Division: bantamweight (118 lbs, 53.5 kg)
Greer’s previous fight: Joshua Greer Jr vs Giovanni Escaner
Greer’s next fight: Joshua Greer Jr vs Antonio Nieves
Greer vs Potapov fight video:
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