Joseph Diaz Jr. talks about his HBO debut, a decision over Jayson Velez. Diaz says there’s room to improve but he feels he’s transitioned from prospect to contender.
Joseph Diaz Jr. says he isn’t fazed by the prospect of fighting on HBO against Jayson Velez on Saturday, but he won’t be taking the opportunity lightly either.
Final bout sheet for Friday’s Estrella TV card headlined by the Joseph Diaz Jr.-Hugo Partida NABF featherweight title bout in Indio, California.
Joseph Diaz Jr. remained unbeaten with shutout decision over Ruben Tamayo in the main event of a Golden Boy card in Indio, California on Friday.
On Oct. 23, Joseph Diaz Jr. and Frankie Gomez will fight in separate bouts on a Golden Boy Promotions/Estrella TV broadcast.
The open workout ahead of Saturday’s Mauricio Herrera-Hank Lundy card in Los Angeles was attended by the stars as well as some sketchy media types.
The two-bout HBO Latino telecast on July 11 is now a triple-header with the addition of unbeaten featherweight prospect Joseph Diaz Jr.
Junior featherweight prospect Joseph Diaz Jr. has been added to the undercard of the Mauricio Herrera-Hank Lundy fight on July 11 at the Los Angeles Sports Arena, Golden Boy Promotions announced on Thursday.
Featherweight Joseph Diaz Jr. won a convincing 10-round unanimous decision over Giovani Delgado in the main supporting bout of the Canelo Alvarez-James Kirkland undercard at Minute Maid Park in Houston.
Canelo Alvarez and James Kirkland each got the chance to show their knuckleballs at an Astros game before hosting fans for a workout ahead of Saturday’s fight in Houston.
Junior welterweight Frankie Gomez, featherweight Joseph Diaz Jr. and heavyweight Taishan — all of whom fight on the May 9 Canelo-Kirkland card — hosted a workout along with fighters from the May 7 “LA Fight Club” event.
Joseph Diaz Jr. did exactly what he had hoped to do in the main event of the first L.A. Fight Club card on Friday at the Belasco Theater: Put on a show for about 1,000 hometown fans.