Earlier this week the news broke that 51 year old legend Bernard Hopkins (55-7-2) will return to the ring on December 17th for the first time in 25 months to face the challenge of once beaten Joe Smith Jr. (22-1).
The fight is slated for the Forum in Inglewood, California and it will air on HBO in the United States.
In this latest Boxing Channel video, we are joined by our analyst Kid Hersh to get into the thinking behind the fight for both sides.
Among the interesting facts around this fight? Joe Smith Jr will enter the fight with a 24 year age difference from the venerable Hopkins.
Check out the rest of TBC’s look at Hopkins vs Smith Jr with Kid Hersh.
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