Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2023-05-27, nice and tough boxing match: Luis Lopez vs Michael Conlan gets three stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Boxing Fights of 2023).
Conlan vs Lopez is scheduled to take place Saturday, May 27th, at the The SSE Arena in Belfast (Northern Ireland, UK), in a 12-round featherweight (126 lbs, 57.2 kg) bout; it is the main event of the evening and it is valid for the IBF World featherweight title (Lopez’s first defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Luis Alberto Lopez record
The Ibf Fw champion Luis Alberto Lopez Vargas entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 27-2-0 (15 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.6 featherweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Brandon Figueroa).
‘El Venado’ Lopez lost to Ruben Villa in 2019 but since then he has won ten consecutive fights defeating Raul Chirino, Yeison Vargas and Josh Warrington in his last three (Josh Warrington vs Luis Alberto Lopez Vargas).
Lopez’s next fight: Luis Alberto Lopez Vargas vs Joet Gonzalez
Michael Conlan record
His opponent, the former Olympian and former interim Wba Fw champion Michael Conlan, has an official record of 18-1-0 (9 knockouts) and he entered as the No.18 in the featherweight division.
He fought three times last year losing to Leigh Wood (Leigh Wood vs Michael Conlan) but then he beat Miguel Marriaga (Michael Conlan vs Miguel Marriaga) and Karim Guerfi (Michael Conlan vs Karim Guerfi).
Pre-fight press conference
Watch for free the pre-fight press conference video, featuring Michael Conlan and Luis Alberto Lopez Vargas, from the official BT Sport Boxing Youtube channel!
Watch the video of Lopez vs Conlan 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 Luis Alberto Lopez Vargas vs Michael Conlan 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 Lopez vs Conlan fight?
Luis Alberto Lopez defeated Michael Conlan via TKO at 1:14, round 5.
Listen the words of the winner or the two fighters after their bout, here is the CCC post-fight interview video of Luis Alberto Lopez Vargas and Michael Conlan.