The current Wbo and Iba light-Hw champion Sergey Kovalev entered this fight with a pro boxing record of 32-2-1 (28 KOs=87%) and he is ranked as the No.2 light heavyweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is . “Krusher” Kovalev lost two consecutive bouts between 2016 and 2017, both with Andre Ward and but then he has beat Vyacheslav Shabranskyy and Igor Mikhalkin. His opponent, the undefeated former Olympian Eleider Alvarez, has a perfect record of 23-0-0 (11 knockouts) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since June 3, 2017 when he defeated Jean Pascal ; before this bout, in 2017, he had also beat Lucian Bute . Kovalev vs Alvarez is valid for theIBA and WBO World light heavyweight titles. Watch the video and rate this fight!