The undefeated two-times Olympic gold medalist and Wbo super-Bw champion Guillermo Rigondeaux entered this fight with a perfect record of 15-0-0 (10 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.2 super bantamweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Carl Frampton). He fought twice last year beating Sod Kokietgym (=Rigondeaux vs Kokietgym) and Hisashi Amagasa (=Rigondeaux vs Amagasa).
His opponent, the former interim Wba super flyweight champion Drian Francisco, has a record of 28-3-1 (22 KOs=76%) and he entered as the No.96 featherweight. He has fought three times in 2015 winning over Jason Egera and Jilo Merlin but between these two bouts he lost to Jason Canoy. Rigondeaux vs Francisco is on the undercard of Miguel Cotto vs Saul Canelo Alvarez. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: super bantamweight (122 lbs, 55.3 kg)
Rigondeaux’s previous fight: Guillermo Rigondeaux vs Hisashi Amagasa
Rigondeaux’s next fight: Guillermo Rigondeaux vs James Dickens
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