The undefeated Wbc Lw champion Devin Haney entered this fight with a perfect record of 24-0-0 (15 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.4 lightweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Teofimo Lopez). In his last three bouts he has won over Antonio Moran (Devin Haney vs Antonio Moran), Zaur Abdullaev (Devin Haney vs Zaur Abdullaev) and Alfredo Santiago Alvarez (Devin Haney vs Alfredo Santiago Alvarez).
His opponent, the 2004 Olympic flyweight gold medalist, former IBF and Wba Fw champ Yuriorkis Gamboa, has a boxing record of 30-3-0 (18 knockouts) and he entered as the No.14 in the same weight class but he comes off the loss against Gervonta Davis (Gervonta Davis vs Yuriorkis Gamboa); before this bout, between 2018 and 2019, he had beat Miguel Beltran Jr (Yuriorkis Gamboa vs Miguel Beltran Jr) and Roman Martinez (Yuriorkis Gamboa vs Roman Martinez). Gamboa vs Haney is valid for the WBC World lightweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!