Edis Tatli entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 24-1-0 (8 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.25 lightweight in the world. He fought twice last year beating Antonio De Vitis but then he lost to Richar Abril (via majority decision, Abril vs Tatli); after losing he came back to win defeating Olegs Vilcans.
His opponent, Yvan Mendy, has an official record of 30-3-1 (15 knockouts) and he entered as the No.58 in the same weight class. He suffered his last defeat in 2012 when he faced Viktor Postol, since then he has won five consecutive bouts. Tatli vs Mendy is valid for the vacant EBU (European) lightweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Hartwall Arena, Helsinki, Finland
Division: lightweight (135 lbs, 61.2 kg)
Title: vacant EBU (European) lightweight title
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