The former Wbc, Wba and Ibf super-Flw champion Cristian Mijares entered this fight with a record of 57-8-2 (26 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.15 featherweight in the world. ‘El Diamante’ Mijares suffered his last defeat when he faced Leo Santa Cruz in 2014 (=Santa Cruz vs Mijares), since then he has won eight bouts beating Tomas Rojas (=Mijares vs Rojas 2) and Rafael Hernandez in 2017 (=Mijares vs Hernandez).
His opponent, Jesus Arevalo, has a boxing record of 25-1-1 (15 knockouts) and he entered as the No.97 in the same weight class. He lost to Carlos Araujo last year but then he has won four fights defeating Angel Chavira in his last one. Cristian Mijares vs Jesus Arevalo is the main event of the evening. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Unidad Deportiva, Campeche, Mexico
Division: lightweight (135 lbs, 61.2 kg)
Mijares’ previous fight: Cristian Mijares vs Rafael Hernandez
Arevalo’s next fight: Yvan Mendy vs Jesus Arevalo
Mijares’ next fight: Cristian Mijares vs Fernando David Saucedo
Mijares vs Arevalo Fight Video:
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