The former Ibf and current Wba Bw champion Jamie McDonnell entered this fight with a professional record of 29-2-1 (13 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.3 bantamweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Luis Nery). He suffered his last loss when he faced Lee Haskins in 2008, after this bout he has won 21 consecutive fights beating Fernando Vargas (=McDonnell vs Vargas) and Liborio Solis in 2016 (controversial decision, McDonnell vs Solis I).
His opponent, the former Wba super-Flw champion Liborio Solis, has a boxing record of 25-5-1 (11 knockouts) and he entered as the No.12 in the same weight class. Before losing to McDonnell he had beat Juan Carlos Vega and Freddy Beleno. McDonnell vs Solis 2 is valid for the WBA World bantamweight title; undercard of Dmitry Bivol vs Trent Broadhurst. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Casino de Monte Carlo, Monaco, France
Division: bantamweight (118 lbs, 53.5 kg)
Title: WBA World bantamweight title
Their previous fight: Jamie McDonnell vs Liborio Solis I
McDonnell’s next fight: Jamie McDonnell vs Naoya Inoue
McDonnell vs Solis 2 full fight video:
(Free embeddable video hosted on Youtube and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights)