Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2023-05-06, close boxing match but not so exciting: Magomed Kurbanov vs Michel Soro gets two stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Boxing Fights of 2023).
Soro vs Kurbanov is scheduled to take place Saturday, May 6th, at the KRK “Uralets” in Ekaterinburg (Russia), in a 12-round light middleweight (154 lbs, 69.9 kg) bout; it is the main event of the evening. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Magomed Kurbanov record
The undefeated Magomed Kurbanov entered this fight with a perfect boxing record of 24-0-0 (13 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.2 light middleweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Jermell Charlo).
In his last three fights he has won over Liam Smith (Liam Smith vs Magomed Kurbanov), Patrick Teixeira (Magomed Kurbanov vs Patrick Teixeira) and Johan Gonzalez (Magomed Kurbanov vs Johan Gonzalez).
Michel Soro record
His opponent, the former interim WBA super-Ww champ Michel Soro, has an official record of 35-3-2 (24 knockouts) and he entered as the No.40 in the light middleweight division.
In his last three matches he has beat Cedric Vitu (Michel Soro vs Cedric Vitu) but then he has faced twice Israil Madrimov losing the first fight (Israil Madrimov vs Michel Soro I) and drawing the second one (Israil Madrimov vs Michel Soro II).
Full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the bout Magomed Kurbanov vs Michel Soro 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 Kurbanov vs Soro fight?
Magomed Kurbanov defeated Michel Soro via split decision. Scores were 116-112, 115-113, 115-113 .