Cedric Agnew (USA) vs Dmitry Bivol (Russia) — video

Who is Cedric Agnew?

Cedric Agnew had a difficult time growing up in the Bronx. He was raised by his grandmother and had to take care of her after she was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s.

He attended a boxing gym and eventually got into professional boxing. He did not have much success in his early days but later became an Olympic gold medalist.

Who is Dmitry Bivol?

Dmitry Bivol is a Russian professional boxer. He has a record of 27-0-0 in professional boxing, with all 27 wins coming by way of knockout. He won the WBA light heavyweight title and defended it twice before vacating it to move up to cruiserweight.

He won the European Union Championship in 2013 and became the WBA World Champion in 2017.

He is currently ranked as the world’s best middleweight fighter by BoxRec and Ring Magazine.