The former Olympian and former world champion in two different weight classes Jose Pedraza entered this fight with a boxing record of 27-3-0 (13 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.10 super lightweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Josh Taylor). He was defeated by Jose Zepeda last year (Jose Pedraza vs Jose Zepeda) but he comes back to win with Mikkel LesPierre in 2020 (Jose Pedraza vs Mikkel LesPierre).
His opponent, the former Olympian Javier Molina, has an official record of 22-2-0 (9 knockouts) and he entered as the No.22 in the same weight class. He lost to Jamal James in 2016 but then he has won five consecutive fights beating Hiroki Okada and Amir Ahmed Imam in his last two. Molina vs Pedraza is the main event of the evening. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: light welterweight (140 lbs, 63.5 kg)
Pedraza’s next fight: Jose Pedraza vs Julian Rodriguez
Pedraza vs Molina fight video:
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