Dennis Hogan entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 26-1-1 (7 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.23 super welterweight in the world while his opponent, Jimmy Kilrain Kelly, has an official record of 23-1-0 (9 knockouts) and he entered as the No.68 in the same weight class. Both boxers suffered their only loss in 2015: Hogan lost to Jack Culcay (Jack Culcay vs Dennis Hogan) and then he has won four bouts while Kelly was defeated by Liam Smith (Liam Smith vs Jimmy Kilrain Kelly) but then he has won seven consecutive fights. Hogan vs Kelly is valid for the WBO Inter-Continental and WBO Oriental super welterweight titles. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Both undefeated, the 27-year-old Liam Smith (four years more than Kelly) entered this fight with a boxing record of 21-0-1 (11 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.19 super welterweight in the world while his opponent, ‘Jimmy’ Kilrain Kelly, has a perfect record of 16-0-0 (7 knockouts) and he entered as the No.82 in the same weight class. Smith has already fought three times in 2015 defeating Robert Talarek, David Ezequiel Romero and John Thompson (bout valid for the vacant Wbo belt, Smith vs Thompson) while Kelly has fought four times beating Martin Fidel Rios in his last one. Smith vs Kelly is valid for the WBO World super welterweight title (Smith’s first defense); undercard of Andy Lee vs Billy Joe Saunders. Watch the video and rate this fight!