Still only seventeen, Ibarra will turn eighteen
four days before his big fight. It is possible
that he had pro bouts before he faced Cardenas
which are not listed on BoxRec, but he also lost
his second recorded fight, in March of 2019.
Since then he has gone undefeated in five, with
four wins inside the distance.
So Berry (33) will be facing a hungry and
confident challenger, a young man who has been
given an opportunity to firmly kick-start his
career if he can upset the favorite.
Born in Douglas, Arizona, this will be Ibarra´s
first pro fight across the border, having fought
exclusively in Mexico so far. No doubt he will
be aiming to enter the US scene with a
statement-performance on April 17.
It is hard to find a better example of
“Experience vs. Youth”, and the champion must be
praised for not playing things safe in his first