Michel Soro entered this fight with a pro record of 31-2-1 (21 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.14 super welterweight in the world. He fought three times last year beating Javier Francisco Maciel (Soro vs Maciel) and Ivan Montero (Michel Soro vs Ivan Montero) but between these two bouts he lost to Brian Carlos Castano (Soro vs Castano).
His opponent, the undefeated John Vera, has a perfect boxing record of 18-0-0 (11 knockouts) and he entered as the No.68 in the same weight class. He also fought three times in 2017 winning over Salim Larbi, Daniel Rosario Cruz and Sunday Ajuwa. Soro vs Vera is valid for the interim WBA World super welterweight title; undercard of Arsen Goulamirian vs Ryad Merhy. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Palais des Sports, Marseille, France
Division: light middleweight (154 lbs, 69.9 kg)
Title: interim WBA World super welterweight title
Soro’s previous fight: Michel Soro vs Ivan Montero
Soro’s next fight: Michel Soro vs Greg Vendetti
Soro vs Vera full fight video:
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