Beterbiev vs Prieto Friday Night in Quebec – This Friday, December 23rd the Lac Leamy Casino in Quebec, Canada hosts GYM Promotions for a five fight boxing card that sees the WBA’s North American champion Artur Beterbiev (10-0) facing challenger Isidro Ranoni Prieto (26-1-3).
The 12 round bout features Beterbiev, the 31 year old originally from Russia who had an extensive amateur career and is trying to fast track his pro career. Prieto, out of Argentina, represents Beterbiev’s second toughest opponent to date behind Tavoris Cloud. The experiencd Prieto took the lone loss of his career in his first trip to Canada when he faced another undefeated fighter, Eleider Alvarez (then 17-0) but has otherwise remained undefeated fighting in Argentina and Uruguay.
The Transnational Boxing Rankings Board ranks Beterbiev as the #6 ranked Light Heavyweight in the world, while Prieto is not ranked in the top 10. The fight gives Beterbiev a second fight in 2016, having last fought on June 4th when he stopped Ezequiel Osvaldo Maderno in the fourth round in what was his thrid WBA North American title defense.
Beterbiev vs Prieto Friday Night in Quebec
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