The 2012 Olympic bantamweight gold medalist Luke Campbell entered this fight with a pro record of 16-1-0 (13 KOs=81%) and he is ranked as the No.7 lightweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Jorge Linares). He suffered his only loss when he faced Yvan Mendy at the end of 2015 (=Campbell vs Mendy), after this fight he has won four bouts beating Derry Mathews (=Campbell vs Mathews) and Jairo Lopez in his last two (=Campbell vs Lopez).
His opponent, the former Wba Lw champion Darleys Perez, has an official boxing record of 33-2-2 (21 knockouts) and he entered as the No.37 in the same weight class. He lost the rematch with Anthony Crolla in 2015 (=Perez vs Crolla II) but then he has beat Ubadel Soto and drawn with Maurice Hooker. Luke Campbell vs Perez is on the undercard of Anthony Joshua vs Wladimir Klitschko. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Wembley Stadium, London, United Kingdom
Division: lightweight (135 lbs, 61.2 kg)
Campbell’s previous fight: Luke Campbell vs Jairo Lopez
Campbell’s next fight: Jorge Linares vs Luke Campbell
Campbell vs Perez Fight Video:
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