Brian Vera entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 23-8-0 (14 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.18 super middleweight in the world but he comes off two consecutive defeats, both against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr (Chavez Jr vs Vera I and Chavez vs Vera II).
His opponent, Willie Monroe Jr, has a record of 18-1-0 (6 knockouts) and he entered as the No.39 middleweight, he suffered his only defeat in 2011 when he faced Darnell Boone (who had also beaten #1 light-Hw Adonis Stevenson in his professional career), since then he has won eight consecutive bouts, the last one against Brandon Adams (final of the ESPN’s 2014 Boxcino Mw tournament, Adams vs Monroe Jr). Vera vs Monroe Jr is the main event of the night. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Turning Stone Resort & Casino, Verona, New York, USA
Division: middleweight (160 lbs, 72.6 kg)
Vera’s previous fight: Julio Cesar Chavez Jr vs Brian Vera 2
Monroe Jr’s previous fight: Brandon Adams vs Willie Monroe Jr
Monroe Jr’s next fight: Gennady Golovkin vs Willie Monroe Jr
Vera’s next fight: Rocky Fielding vs Brian Vera
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