The former Olympian and current Wbo super-Fw champion Jamel Herring entered this fight with a pro record of 20-2-0 (10 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.9 super featherweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Miguel Berchelt). He was defeated by Ladarius Miller in 2017, but then he has won over Juan Pablo Sanchez, John Vincent Moralde, Adeilson Dos Santos and Masayuki Ito (Masayuki Ito vs Jamel Herring).
His opponent, the undefeated Lamont Roach, has an official boxing record of 19-0-1 (7 knockouts) and he entered as the No.23 in the same weight class. The only man who stopped him in a draw was Orlando Cruz in 2018 (Lamont Roach vs Orlando Cruz), after this bout he has beat Deivi Julio Bassa, Alberto Mercado and Jonathan Oquendo. Herring vs Roach is valid for the WBO World super featherweight title (Herring’s first defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Chukchansi Park, Fresno, California, USA
Division: super featherweight (130 lbs, 59.0 kg)
Title: WBO World super featherweight title
Herring’s next fight: Jamel Herring vs Jonathan Oquendo
Herring vs Roach fight video:
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