Carlos “King” Molina is reigning supreme as IBF world light middleweight champion and riding a three bout winning streak after suffering a defeat for the WBC continental Americas light middleweight title against James Kirkland. Cornelius “K9” Bundrage is coming off a bounceback win that followed his MD loss to Ishe Smith for the IBF World light middleweight title. Carlos “King” Molina will face Cornelius “K9” Bundrage for the IBF Light Middleweight title on October 11 at the Oasis Hotel Complex, Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico. Molina opened as a -350 favorite with the Boxing odds while Bundrage opened as a +265 dog. The bout had an over under of 9.5 rounds at -555 over and +325 under.
The 41 year old Cornelius “K9” Bundrage stands at five feet, six inches tall with a reach of 72 inches and fights from an orthodox stance. Bundrage is a native of Detroit, Michigan where he still resides. Bundrage is the fourth ranked light middleweight in the United States and is ranked sixth in the world. Bundrage has a career record of 33 wins, 5 losses, and 0 draws. Out of his 33 wins a total of 19 have come by knockout while two out of his five career losses have come by knockout. Bundrage is coming off a 12 round unanimous decision win over Joey Hernandez on January 24, 2014 in a bout that took place at Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio, California, USA.
The 31 year old Carlos “King” Molina stands at five feet, nine inches tall with a reach of 70 inches and an orthodox stance. Molina is a native of Mexico and now resides in Chicago, IL, USA. Molina has a career record of 22 wins, five losses, and two draws with six knockout wins for his career. Molina has never suffered a knockout loss. Molina is coming off a 12 round split decision win over Ishe Smith for the IBF world light middleweight title in a bout that took place on September 14, 2013 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas which followed his 12 round unanimous decision win over Cory Spinks.
Molina is in good form for this one and we’ll side with him to remain “King.”