2019 Jul 20

Richard Riakporhe vs. Chris Billiam-Smith

10 rounds, cruiserweights

Richard Riakporhe vs. Chris Billiam Smith is considered a 50/50 fight by most fans and insiders. They have an identical record of 9 wins with 8 stoppage wins each. Richard Riakporhe has tremendous power in his right hand and has knocked out 8 straight opponents after going the distance in his first fight. Chris Billiam Smith is very talented and he has had good preparations in preparing for Riakporhe sparring a great deal with Lawrence Okolie who in many ways are similar to Riakporhe.

Riakporhe has faced the much better opposition and he has looked better in his fights. Although they have the same knockout ratio it is obvious to us that Riakporhe is the bigger puncher. The Pick is Richard Riakporhe to win.

The Pick: Richard Riakporhe to win fight