The undefeated Ibf and Ibo light-Ww champion Eduard Troyanovsky entered this fight with a perfect boxing record of 24-0-0 (21 KOs=87%) and he is ranked as the No.3 super lightweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Terence Crawford). He has already fought once in 2016 beating Cesar Rene Cuenca in their rematch (=Troyanovsky vs Cuenca 2).
His opponent, Keita Obara, has an official record of 16-1-1 (15 KOs=94%) and he entered as the No.16 in the same weight class. He suffered his only loss at his first professional fight, against Kazuyoshi Kumano, since then he has collected 16 victories and one draw, against Walter Castillo in 2015 (=Obara vs Castillo). Troyanovsky vs Obara is valid for the IBF and IBO World super lightweight titles. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Krylia Sovetov, Moscow, Russia
Division: light welterweight (140 lbs, 63.5 kg)
Title: IBF and IBO World super lightweight titles
Troyanovsky’s previous fight: Eduard Troyanovsky vs Cesar Rene Cuenca 2
Troyanovsky’s next fight: Eduard Troyanovsky vs Julius Indongo
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