Petr Petrov entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 35-4-2 (17 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.11 lightweight in the world; he suffered his last defeat in 2013 when he faced Dejan Zlaticanin, since then he has won three consecutive bouts winning the ESPN’s 2014 Boxcino Lw tournament beating Fernando Carcamo in the final (=Carcamo vs Petrov).
His opponent, Gamaliel Diaz, has an official record of 38-11-3 (17 knockouts) and he entered as the No.60 in the same weight class; he suffered two consecutive defeats in 2013, against Takashi Miura (bout in which he lost the Wbc super featherweight title) and Dante Jardon (=Jardon vs Diaz). After this fight he came back to win beating Eduardo Canales but then he drew with Anthony Crolla (technical decision, Crolla vs Diaz). Petrov vs Diaz is the main event of the night. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Omega Products International, Corona, California, USA
Division: lightweight (135 lbs, 61.2 kg)
Petrov’s previous fight: Fernando Carcamo vs Petr Petrov
Diaz’s previous fight: Anthony Crolla vs Gamaliel Diaz
Diaz’s next fight: Emiliano Marsili vs Gamaliel Diaz
Petrov’s next fight: Marvin Quintero vs Petr Petrov
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