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The vacant WBO light heavyweight title is on the line on Saturday night.
The vacant WBO world light heavyweight title will be on the line on Saturday when Joe Smith Jr. battles Maksim Vlasov from “The Bubble” at the MGM Grand Conference Center in Las Vegas.
The 31-year-old Smith is most known for sending Bernard Hopkins through the ropes and into retirement in December 2016. Smith challenged for the WBA title but came off second best against Dmitry Bivol, losing via unanimous decision in March 2019. He is the fresher of the two after fighting twice in 2020, beating Jesse Hart in January before he plowed past through former light heavyweight titlist Eleider Alvarez via ninth-round TKO in August.
Vlasov, 34, is perhaps best known for his exploits at cruiserweight but has dropped down a weight to chase his first world title. The fight will be his first match-up since November 2019, when he beat Emmanuel Martey via unanimous decision.
Here is everything you need to know about Joe Smith Jr. vs. Maksim Vlasov.
Joe Smith Jr. vs. Maksim Vlasov fight date, start time
Date: Saturday, Feb. 13 (Sunday, Feb. 14 in the UK)
Time: 10 p.m. ET/ 3 a.m. GMT