Television: Fox Sports 3 (Australia)
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Vacant IBO light heavyweight title
Blake Caparello 17(6)-0-1 vs. Allan Green 32(22)-4
Caparello doesn’t have a lot of power, but he’s got something often missing from light heavyweights: speed. With deft footwork and furious combination, Caparello often
He has nothing left in the Australian domestic scene. Caparello’s pretty much cleared it out. He’s defeated Robert Berridge, Kevin Engel, Joseph Kwadjo, and Michael Bolling. While the fight against Daniel MacKinnon was close, Caparello pulled out the in.
Now Caparello hopes to make his impression on the world stage. Green is a great place to start.
Green has been in the ring with the best. He’s fought Mikkel Kessler, Andre Ward, Glen Johnson, and Edison Miranda. He’s never lost to someone who wasn’t a world titlist or a solid contender.
In fact, Green has exposed a lot of pretenders. He’s defeated Tarvis Simms, Carlos De Leon Jr., and Rubin Williams.
So is Caparello a pretender? We’ll soon see.
Prediction: Caparello by UD.