Flanagan vs Petrov Last Minute Take From Ray Flores – this Saturday night in Manchester, England WBO world lightweight champion Terry Flanagan enters the ring to put his belt and undefeated 32-0 record on the line against rugged veteran Petr Petrov (38-4-2).
Flanagan is currently the longest reigning 135-pound titleholder in the world as he enters his fifth title defense on Saturday. In a weight class with the likes of IBF world champion Robert Easter Jr (19-0), WBA titlist Jorge Linares (42-3) and American phenom Mikey Garcia (36-0), a win for Flanagan could be the ticket to big paydays. As for Petrov, the 34 year old is getting one more chance at a world title after putting together a solid six fight winning streak fighting in the United States.
Flanagan vs Petrov Last Minute Take From Ray Flores
In this latest TBC segment with Ray Flores, our “road warrior” analyst gives us his take on this lightweight world title fight between Terry Flanagan and Petr Petrov. Flores’ work can be seen on the Premier Boxing Champions and on Showtime and he is one of today’s most astute followers of the ring game. Check out Ray’s “Last Minute Take” right here.
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