Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2022-01-15, pretty good boxing fight: Joe Smith Jr vs Steve Geffrard gets three stars.
Geffrard vs Smith is the main event of the evening and it is valid for the WBO World light-heavyweight title (Smith’s first defense). Watch the video and rate this fight!
Joe Smith Jr record
The Wbo light-Hw champion Joe Smith Jr entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 27-3-0 (21 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.4 light heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Callum Smith).
He was defeated by Dmitry Bivol in 2019 (Dmitry Bivol vs Joe Smith Jr) but then he has won over Jesse Hart (Jesse Hart vs Joe Smith Jr), Eleider Alvarez (Eleider Alvarez vs Joe Smith Jr) and Maxim Vlasov (Joe Smith Jr vs Maksim Vlasov).
Steve Geffrard record
His opponent, Steve Geffrard (who replaces Callum Johnson), has an official record of 18-2-0 (12 knockouts) and he entered as the No.107 in the light heavyweight division.
He lost his first two pro boxing fight in 2013, against Kentrell Claiborne and Travis Reeves, but since then he has collected 18 consecutive victories beating Dmitry Sukhotskiy, Zoltan Sera and Denis Grachev in his last three.
Smith’s next fight: Artur Beterbiev vs Joe Smith Jr
Smith vs Geffrard info
Where: Turning Stone Resort & Casino, New York, USA
Division: light heavyweight (175 lbs, 79.4 kg)
Title: WBO World light-heavyweight title
Smith vs Geffrard pre-fight press conference
Watch the video of Joe Smith Jr vs Steve Geffrard pre-fight press conference from the official Top Rank Boxing Youtube channel!
Smith vs Geffrard weigh-in
Watch the official video of Joe Smith Jr vs Steve Geffrard weigh-in!
Smith vs Geffrard full fight video / highlights
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SPOILER – Official highlights
Smith vs Geffrard result
Joe Smith Jr defeated Steve Geffrard via KO at 0:37, round 9.