Joe Smith Jr (USA) vs Dmitry Bivol (Russia) — video

Who is Joe Smith Jri?

Joe Smith Jr. is a retired American boxer.

He was born on September 16, 1981 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

His professional boxing career spanned from 2001 to 2017.

He is the former WBO NABO welterweight champion and WBA welterweight champion of the world.

Smith Jr.’s last professional bout was against Carlos Molina on November 4, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The fight ended with a technical knockout victory for Smith Jr., after Molina’s corner threw in the towel during round six of their scheduled 12-round bout for the vacant WBA world welterweight championship belt.

Who is Dmitry Bivol?

Dmitry Bivol is a Russian professional boxer. He is a two-time world champion in the light heavyweight division.

Bivol won the WBA title by knocking out American boxer Anthony Dirrell in the first round.

He defended his title for the first time in an equally impressive fashion by defeating former world champion Jean Pascal with a unanimous decision victory.

Bivol has not lost any of his professional fights and has an undefeated record of 16 wins and 0 losses, with 10 knockouts.