Callum Smith aims to snatch away the bludgeoning undefeated pristine KO status of WBC light heavyweight champion, Artur Beterbiev, who has blasted em all up to now.
The Pride of Liverpool Callum Smith, is lined up against devastating finisher Artur Beterbiev, who has managed to KO each of his 19 rivals, with exclamation marks. The former super middleweight champion, insists he has the necessary skills to punctuate Artur’s essay with a full stop, in order to create a new chapter in boxing history.
Smith, 33 years old, after having lost against Saúl “Canelo” Álvarez, in 2020 climbed to the 175-pound division, with the firm intention of becoming world champion in two weight categories.
In 2021 he defeated Gilbert Castilla by TKO in the second round, and in 2022 he was recognized by the WBC Awards Best of the Year in the Category: Comeback of the Year, since Smith defeated Mathieu Bauderlique, achieving one of the best knockouts of the year. The Briton dominated the Frenchman at all times and in the fourth round he put him against the ropes and shook them in such a way that his opponent lost strength in his legs and crumpled, due to a pile driving left hook.
Completely recovered after having postponed due to a dental infection Artur is ready to test his opponent’s jaw. Beterbiev vs Smith will be one of the first headline fights of 2024, promising to absolutely action packed.