Kids Boxing Classes In Las Vegas Uncategorized MAJOR UPCOMING BOXING FIGHTS IN 2018


With new year comes new fights to look forward to. Just the first weekend of this year there was a dispute for the WBO junior featherweight title between Isaac Dogboe vs. César Juárez; but what about the rest of the year? 2017 certainly left a lot of upsets and people hungry for rematches. Here we present a list of the major fights to come the first half year, organized by month and day:

  • January:

         12: Claressa Shields vs. Tori Nelson, 10 rounds, for Shields’ IBF/WBC women’s super middleweight title.

         20: Errol Spence Jr. vs. Lamont Peterson, 12 rounds, for Spence’s IBF welterweight title.

         20: Robert Easter Jr. vs. Javier Fortuna, 12 rounds, for Easter’s IBF lightweight title.

         20: Amanda Serrano vs. TBA, 10 rounds, for Serrano’s WBO women’s junior   featherweight title.

         27: Lucas Matthysse vs. Tewa Kiram, 12 rounds, for vacant WBA “regular” welterweight title.

         27: Jorge Linares vs. Mercito Gesta, 12 rounds, for Linares’ WBA lightweight title.

         27: Jennifer Han vs. Lizbeth Crespo, 10 rounds, for Han’s IBF women’s featherweight title.

         27: Oleksandr Usyk vs. Mairis Briedis, 12 rounds, WBO/WBC cruiserweight unification, World Boxing Super Series semifinals.

  • February:

          3: Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez vs. Habib Ahmed, 12 rounds, for Ramirez’s WBO super middleweight title.

          3: Jerwin Ancajas vs. Israel Gonzalez, 12 rounds, for Ancajas’ IBF junior bantamweight title.

          3: Murat Gassiev vs. Yunier Dorticos, 12 rounds, IBF/WBA cruiserweight unification, World Boxing Super Series semifinals.

          4: Daigo Higa vs. Moises Fuentes, 12 rounds, for Higa’s WBC flyweight title.

        10: Sergey Lipinets vs. Mikey Garcia, 12 rounds, for Lipinets’ IBF junior welterweight title.

        10: Rances Barthelemy vs. Kiryl Relikh, 12 rounds, for vacant WBA junior welterweight title.

        10: Miguel Berchelt vs. Cristian Mijares, 12 rounds, for Berchelt’s WBC junior lightweight title.

        10: Zolani Tete vs. Omar Narvaez, 12 rounds, for Tete’s WBO bantamweight title.

        16: Raymundo Beltran vs. Paulus Moses, 12 rounds, for vacant WBO lightweight title.

        17: David Benavidez vs. Ronald Gavril, rematch, 12 rounds, for Benavidez’s WBC super middleweight title.

        17: George Groves vs. Chris Eubank Jr., 12 rounds, for Groves’ WBA super middleweight title, World Boxing Super Series semifinals.

        24: Srisaket Sor Rungvisai vs. Juan Francisco Estrada, 12 rounds, for Sor Rungvisai’s WBC junior bantamweight title.

        24: Brian Viloria vs. Artem Dalakian, 12 rounds, for vacant WBA flyweight title.

        28: Danny Roman vs. Ryo Matsumoto, 12 rounds, for Roman’s WBA junior featherweight title.

  • March:

          1: Luis Nery vs. Shinsuke Yamanaka, rematch, 12 rounds, for Nery’s WBC bantamweight title.

          1: Ryosuke Iwasa vs. Ernesto Saulong, 12 rounds, for Iwasa’s IBF junior featherweight title.

          1: Sergey Kovalev vs. Igor Mikhalkin, 12 rounds, for Kovalev’s WBO light heavyweight title.

          1: Dmitry Bivol vs. Sullivan Barrera, 12 rounds, for Bivol’s WBA light heavyweight title.

        10: Oscar Valdez vs. TBA, 12 rounds, for Valdez’s WBO featherweight title.

        17: Jose Ramirez vs. Amir Imam, 12 rounds, for vacant WBO junior welterweight title.

  • April:

        14: Terry Flanagan vs. Maurice Hooker, 12 rounds, for vacant WBO junior welterweight title.