The undefeated Liam Smith entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 20-0-1 (10 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.32 super welterweight in the world. He has already fought twice in 2015 winning over Robert Talarek and David Ezequiel Romero.
His opponent, John Thompson, has a record of 17-1-0 (6 knockouts) and he entered as the No.26 in the same weight class. He suffered his only loss last year when he faced Frank Galarza (=Thompson vs Galarza), after this bout he has won three consecutive fights beating Brandon Adams in his last one (=Adams vs Thompson). Smith vs Thompson is valid for the vacant WBO World super welterweight title; undercard of Terry Flanagan vs Diego Magdaleno. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom
Division: light middleweight (154 lbs, 69.9 kg)
Title: vacant WBO World super welterweight title
Thompson’s previous fight: Brandon Adams vs John Thompson
Smith’s next fight: Liam Smith vs Jimmy Kilrain Kelly
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