Rances Barthelemy vs Kiryl Relikh 10 March 2018: Boxing Preview and Predictions
Rances Barthelemy (27-0-1) Kiryl Relikh (23-2)
10 March 2018/2030ET
Rances Barthelemy (4/6) Draw (22/1) Kiryl Relikh (14/9) See the Latest Odds
The WBA World super lightweight title is vacant and that has resulted in a title fight. This fight will be between Kiryl Relikh for Belarus and Cuban fighter Rances Barthelemy. This is a big opportunity for both fighters and as a result, we should be able to watch a great boxing match.
Rances Barthelemy enters this fight with a record of 26 wins and 1 no contests meaning that the Cuban is still unbeaten in professional boxing. This fight is a rematch for both fighters since Rances Barthelemy and Kiryl Relikh fought against each other in Las Vegas 10 months ago. Rances Barthelemy won that duel and I am sure that the confidence boost from that fight will go a long way for the fighter from Cuba.
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Kiryl Relikh, on the hand, will be looking for some revenge. The fighter from Belarus was unlucky to lose that fight but the loss meant that he had lost two fights in a row which has now left his record at 21 wins and 2 losses. Kiryl Relikh is a very talented fighter with lost of potential but he is yet to win in North America. This will be playing on his mind so it will be important that he adapts to the atmosphere quickly.
Taking everything into consideration, I am going to predict that Rances Barthelemy wins this fight. The Cuban is in better form and he is much more familiar with the conditions set in a fight in the USA. As far as betting is concerned, we are getting a good enough price to make a wager on Rances Barthelemy to win and due to that reason, betting on the outright result is my suggestion.