Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2023-07-22, some good single shots but it is not enough to get three stars: the boxing match George Kambosos Jr vs Maxi Hughes gets two stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Boxing Fights of 2023).
Hughes vs Kambosos is scheduled to take place Saturday, July 22nd, at the Firelake Arena in Shawnee (Oklahoma, USA), in a 12-round lightweight (135 lbs, 61.2 kg) bout; it is the main event of the evening and it is valid for the IBO world lightweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
George Kambosos Jnr record
The former Wba, Ibf and Wbo Lw champ George Kambosos Jr entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 20-2-0 (10 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.5 lightweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Gervonta Davis).
In his last three bouts he has beat Teofimo Lopez (4-stars bout and also ranked in the top 10 Users’ boxing Fights of the Year 2021, Teofimo Lopez vs George Kambosos Jr) but then he has lost twice with Devin Haney (George Kambosos Jnr vs Devin Haney I and Devin Haney vs George Kambosos II).
Maxi Hughes record
His opponent, Maxi Hughes, has a record of 26-5-2 (5 knockouts) and he entered as the No.15 in the lightweight division.
He was defeated by Liam Walsh in 2019, but then he has won seven consecutive fights beating Jovanni Straffon (Jovanni Straffon vs Maxi Hughes), Ryan Walsh and Kid Galahad in his last three (Maxi Hughes vs Kid Galahad).
Pre-fight press conference
Watch for free the pre-fight press conference video, featuring Maxi Hughes and George Kambosos Jnr, from the official Top Rank Boxing Youtube channel!
Watch the video of Kambosos vs Hughes weigh-in from the official Top Rank Boxing Youtube channel!
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout George Kambosos Jnr vs Maxi Hughes as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Who won Kambosos vs Hughes fight?
George Kambosos Jnr defeated Maxi Hughes via majority decision. Scores were 117-111, 115-113, 114-114.
Listen the words of the winner or the two fighters after their bout, here is the post-fight interview video of George Kambosos Jnr and Maxi Hughes.