The undefeated Wbc light-Flw champion Ken Shiro entered this fight with a perfect boxing record of 12-0-0 (6 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.1 light flyweight in the world. He fought three times last year winning over Ganigan Lopez (Lopez vs Shiro I), Pedro Guevara (Shiro vs Guevara) and Gilberto Pedroza (Ken Shiro vs Gilberto Pedroza).
His opponent, the former Wbc light-Flw champion Ganigan Lopez, has a record of 34-7-0 (19 knockouts) and he entered as the No.2 in the same weight class. He fought twice in 2017 losing the first bout with Ken Shiro via majority decision, Ganigan Lopez vs Ken Shiro I) and beating Efren Bautista. Shiro vs Lopez 2 is valid for the WBC World light flyweight title (Shiro’s third defense); undercard of Jamie McDonnell vs Naoya Inoue. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Ota-City General Gymnasium, Tokyo, Japan
Division: light flyweight (108 lbs, 49.0 kg)
Title: WBC World light flyweight title
Shiro’s previous fight: Ken Shiro vs Gilberto Pedroza
Shiro’s next fight: Ken Shiro vs Milan Melindo
Lopez’s next fight: Ganigan Lopez vs Ricardo Rodriguez
Shiro vs Lopez 2 full fight video:
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