The undefeated Daniel Matellon entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 10-0-2 (6 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.11 light flyweight in the world. He tied two fights between 2016 and 2017, against Argenis Cheremo and Azael Villar, but since then he has won eight consecutive bouts beating Mario Andrade and Luis de la Rosa.
His opponent, Erik Omar Lopez Garcia, has a record of 14-4-1 (10 knockouts) and he entered as the No.35 in the same weight class. He suffered his last loss when he faced Edgar Cibrian in 2017, since then he has collected one draw and 10 victories defeating Gilbert Gonzalez in his last one. Matellon vs Erik Lopez is valid for the interim WBA World light flyweight title; undercard of Luis Concepcion vs Rober Barrera. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Arena Robertto Duran, Panama City, Panama
Division: light flyweight (108 lbs, 49.0 kg)
Title: interim WBA World light flyweight title
Matellon vs Erik Lopez full fight video:
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