The highly-regarded lightweight will face Daniel Evangelista April 16 in San Juan and then is slated for June 11 at MSG, perhaps against Jose Felix Jr.
Light heavyweight standout Sean Monaghan may finally get his title shot against Juergen Braehmer after Thomas Oosthuizen withdrew.
On Feb. 13, welterweight prospects Alex Saucedo and Clarence Booth will square off in the main event of UniMas’ ‘Solo Boxeo Tecate.’
Undefeated super middleweights Jesse Hart and Mike Jimenez will clash on the untelevised portion of the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao undercard on May 2.
Undefeated junior featherweight Jessie Magdaleno will fight fellow prospect Erik Ruiz on Jan. 10, Top Rank matchmaker Brad Goodman told RingTV.com. The eight-round bout will headline a Top Rank card that will take place at the Texas Station in Las Vegas.
Junior welterweight contender Anton Novikov and junior lightweight standout Jose Felix have been added to an UniMas-televised card headlined by Brian Viloria on Dec. 6 at the Auditorium in Glendale, California.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we learn that no challenger above or below middleweight is under WBA titlist Gennady Golovkin’s radar.
Up-and-coming Mike Reed isn’t just making his fourth appearance in the ring this year on Saturday. Against Alberto Morales, Reed will also be in audition mode for Top Rank Promotions.
Quebec-area welterweight prospect Mikael Zewski will have his third straight start in his native country when he faces Prince Doku Jr. on the Adonis Stevenson-Andrzej Fonfara undercard on Saturday at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada.
Of the thought of victory over Danny Garcia on Sept. 14, Lucas Matthysse said, “I would be on top of the world.”