The former Wbo light-Ww champion Ruslan Provodnikov entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 25-4-0 (18 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.6 super lightweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Terence Crawford). He fought twice last year losing to Lucas Martin Matthysse (=Matthysse vs Provodnikov) and beating Jesus Prudencio Alvarez Rodriguez (=Provodnikov vs Alvarez Rodriguez).
His opponent, John Molina Jr, has an official record of 28-6-0 (23 KOs=82%) and he entered as the No.51 welterweight. He suffered three consecutive losses between 2014 and 2015, the last one against Adrien Broner (=Broner vs Molina Jr), but he came back to win in his last bout defeating Jorge Romero. Provodnikov vs Molina is the main event of the evening. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York, USA
Division: light middleweight (154 lbs, 69.9 kg)
Provodnikov’s previous fight: Ruslan Provodnikov vs Jesus Alvarez Rodriguez
Molina’s next fight: Terence Crawford vs John Molina Jr
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