Pedro Guevara entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 24-1-1 (16 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.1 light flyweight in the world. He suffered his only defeat in 2012 when he faced John Riel Casimero (via split decision, Casimero vs Guevara), since then he has collected six consecutive victories winning the vacant Wbc world belt in his last fight, against Akira Yaegashi (=Yaegashi vs Guevara).
His opponent, the undefeated Richard Claveras, has a record of 12-0-2 (12 KOs=100%) and he entered as the No.48 in the same weight class but he has not faced any notable opponents in his professional career. ‘Jibran’ Guevara vs Claveras is valid for the WBC World light flyweight title (Guevara’s first defense), first world title shot for Claveras. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Centro de Usos Multiples, Mazatlan, Mexico
Division: light flyweight (108 lbs, 49.0 kg)
Title: WBC World light flyweight title
Guevara’s previous fight: Akira Yaegashi vs Pedro Guevara
Guevara’s next fight: Pedro Guevara vs Ganigan Lopez