David Lemieux and Glen Tapia were among the undercard fighters who stood side-by-side at the final press conference before Saturday’s Canelo-Khan show.
Two young talents, Jason Quigley and David Mijares grace the undercard of the upcoming Canelo Alvarez-Amir Khan bout on May 7.
Diego De La Hoya (13-0, 7 knockouts) is set to face Shane Mosley-trained Rocco Santomauro (13-0, 1 KO). Jason Quigley (10-0, 9 KOs) will also face James de la Rosa.
Watch the RIngTVLIVE stream of tonight’s Orozco-Acosta undercard, featuring Irish star Jason Quigley and hot prospect Emilio Sanchez here, starting at 5:15 p.m. PT.
Junior welterweight contender Antonio Orozco and former lightweight titleholder Miguel Acosta made weigh for their main event on Friday in Indio, California.
Junior welterweight contender Antonio Orozco takes on former WBA lightweight titleholder Miguel Acosta on a stacked card in Indio, California, on March 25.
Watch prospects Diego De la Hoya, Jason Quigley and Roy Tapia workout and discuss fighting on the Nov. 20 Golden Boy show at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas.
Joseph Diaz Jr. won a hard-fought decision against relentless Rene Alvarado on the Mauricio Herrera-Hank Lundy undercard on Saturday at the LA Sports Arena.
Michael Perez will face Luis Sanchez in the co-feature to Herrera-Lundy on July 11 in Los Angeles. Sanchez replaces Sharif Bogere who withdrew due to injury.
RingTV.com editor Doug Fischer watched Irish middleweight prospect Jason Quigley get some good sparring work and he met Brazilian amateur star Everton Lopes during a recent visit to The Rock boxing gym in Carson, California. Lopes makes his pro debut on Feb. 27. Quigley returns to the ring in March.
Danny O’Connor returned from a one-year retirement to earn a fourth-round knockout against Andrew Farmer in the main event of a Fox Sports 1-televised card on Thursday at Memorial Hall in Plymouth, Massachusetts. Sharif Bogere and Jason Quigley scored KOs on the card.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, Matthew Macklin hopes a WBC title eliminator win over Jorge Sebastian Heiland will truly net him a shot at RING middleweight champion Miguel Cotto.