Vanes Martirosyan entered this fight with a professional record of 35-2-1 (21 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.9 super welterweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez) but he comes off the loss against Jermell Charlo (=Charlo vs Martirosyan).
His opponent, the former Ibf light-Mw champion Ishe Smith, has an official record of 27-7-0 (12 knockouts) and he entered as the No.10 in the same weight class. He lost to Erislandy Lara in 2014 (=Lara vs Smith) but he came back to win in 2015 beating Cecil McCalla (=Smith vs McCalla). Martirosyan vs Smith is on the undercard of Floyd Mayweather Jr vs Andre Berto. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: light middleweight (154 lbs, 69.9 kg)
Martirosyan’s previous fight: Jermell Charlo vs Vanes Martirosyan
Smith’s previous fight: Ishe Smith vs Cecil McCalla
Martirosyan’s next fight: Erislandy Lara vs Vanes Martirosyan 2