Artur Beterbiev Closer Look With Frank Lotierzo – This Friday, December 23rd, Quebec, Canada will host one of the best light heavyweights in the world when Artur Beterbiev defends his WBA North American title against Isidro Ranoni Prieto of Argentina.
Beterbiev, currently ranked sixth in the light heavyweight division by the respected Transnational Boxing Rankings Board, is looking to log his second win of 2016. Beterbiev currently is 10-0 and looking to get his name into the world title picture. Prieto (26-1-3) is a known quantity, having faced #7 ranked Eleider Alvarez in Canada and extended the undefeated Colombian fighter the full twelve round distance.
The Light Heavyweight division enters 2017 with a deep talent pool as Beterbiev is jockeying for position along with Alvarez, former world champion Sergey Kovalev and several other talented fighters under the main titleholders Andre Ward and Adonis Stevenson.
Artur Beterbiev Closer Look With Frank Lotierzo
In this TBC “Closer Look” we are joined by veteran analyst Frank Lotierzo to talk about the Beterbiev versus Prieto match-up, as well as where Beterbiev sits in what is a crowded weight class at 175 pounds. Don’t miss what Frank had to say.
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