Alan Sanchez weighed 149 compared to 148.5 for rival Ed Paredes in advance of tonight’s “Golden Boy Live!” card in San Diego.
Brazilian Olympic bronze medalist and middleweight prospect Yamaguchi Falcao plans to “punish” Argentina’s Martin Fidel Rios “like a parent is punishing the kid” in today’s rematch of their controversial no-contest in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Welterweight prospect Alan Sanchez scored a sixth-round TKO over Jorge Silva on Friday at The Illusions Theater in San Antonio. The fight was a Golden Boy Live! main event on Fox Sports 1 and Fox Deportes.
Perennial heavyweight contender Tony Thompson continues his march abroad when he faces Odlanier Solis on March 22.
Victor Ortiz will return to the ring for the first time in 19 months against Luis Collazo in a Fox Sports 1-televised battle of left-handed former titleholders.
Unbeaten WBC featherwieght titleholder Abner Mares on his Aug. 24 fight with veteran two-division beltholder Jhonny Gonzalez: “You will see a different Abner Mares. I can’t wait to show that I’m one of the elite.”