BETERBIEV VS. SMITH ON JANUARY 13 AT CENTRE VIDÉOTRON: EYE OF THE TIGER UNVEILS THE ENTIRETY OF THE FIGHT CARD
Leading the charge is the world’s light-heavyweight champion, Artur Beterbiev, who will defend his titles against Callum Smith, the former super-middleweight kingpin and now the top contender in the light-heavyweight division. This exciting fight headlines a night that includes three other title fights, featuring Christian Mbilli, Jason Moloney, and Imam Khataev, each seeking glory in their respective divisions.
Imam Khataev, a rising star with a flawless record and impressive knockouts, faces a significant step-up in competition against the seasoned and taller American, Rodolfo Gomez Jr. This fight for the NABF light-heavyweight title promises to be a thrilling clash of styles and power.
In an equally compelling storyline, Leila Beaudoin is set to exact revenge against Elizabeth Chavez Espinoza, who handed her the only defeat of her career. Beaudoin, ranked high globally, is determined to showcase her refined skills and leave no doubts this time, backed by the passionate Quebec crowd.
Wilkens Mathieu, a local hero, will celebrate his 19th birthday with a fight in front of his home crowd, aiming to continue his undefeated streak. His enthusiasm for putting on a show for the Quebec fans is palpable.
Christopher Guerrero, Canada’s top welterweight contender, is on a knockout streak and faces Sergio Garcia Herrera, known for his aggressive and powerful style. This fight is set to be a dynamic and intense clash, likely to keep fans on the edge of their seats.
The night will also feature the talented Mehmet Unal and the charismatic Moreno Fendero, both set to face formidable opponents in what promises to be an unforgettable night of boxing in Quebec.