The undefeated 21-year-old Umar Salamov (ten years younger than Ajisafe) entered this fight with a perfect record of 15-0-0 (12 KOs=80%) and he is ranked as the No.28 light heavyweight in the world. He has already fought once in 2016 beating Joey Vegas.
His opponent, Bob Ajisafe, has a boxing record of 16-2-0 (7 knockouts) and he entered as the No.26 in the same weight class. He suffered his last loss when he faced Tony Bellew in 2010, since then he has won eight consecutive bouts defeating Daniel Wanyonyi in his last one (=Ajisafe vs Wanyonyi). Salamov vs Ajisafe is valid for the vacant IBO World light heavyweight title; undercard of Denis Lebedev vs Victor Ramirez. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Khodynka Ice Palace, Moscow, Russia
Division: light heavyweight (175 lbs, 79.4 kg)
Title: vacant IBO World light heavyweight title
Ajisafe’s previous fight: Bob Ajisafe vs Daniel Wanyonyi
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