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E. Rodriguez, Darchinyan, Erdei on HBO-televised card Sept. 29
Edwin Roddriguez will face Jason Escalera in a clash of unbeaten super middleweights as part of an HBO-televised triple-header on Sept. 29.
Unbeaten super middleweight contender Edwin Rodriguez, undefeated former two-division light heavyweight titleholder Zsolt Erdei and ex-beltholder Vic Darchinyan will be part of an HBO-televised triple-header from the MGM Grand at Foxwoods, Lou DiBella Entertainment has announced.
The show is being touted as "Road To Glory," with all three bouts being aired on HBO's Boxing After Dark beginning at 9:30 p.m. ET.
Rodriguez (21-0, 14 knockouts) is coming off a unanimous decision victory over Donovan George in March, and will face hard-hitting Jason Escalera (13-0-1, 12 KO's).
Erdei (33-0, 18 KOs) meets Isaac Chilemba (19-1, 9 KOs), who is coming off a unanimous decision over contender Edison Miranda in February.
Darchinyan (37-5-1, 27 KOs) will try to end a two-bout losing streak opposite featherweight Luis Orlando Del Valle (16-0, 11 KOs).
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