Having entered THE RING’s junior middleweight ratings this at No. 10, Philadelphia’s Julian Williams is looking to display the skills that got him there on Showtime Extreme this Saturday at the Little Creek Casino Resort in Shelton, Washington.
Julian Williams takes on undefeated puncher Eliezer Gonzalez on Thursday in Las Vegas. The unbeaten junior middleweight talks to RingTV.com about his Fox Sports 1-televised main event, the new wave of Philly fighters, the 154-pound division and where he thinks he ranks in it.
The IBF has denied a request by junior middleweight titleholder Carlo Molina to face unbeaten Jermall Charlo, instead ordering Molina to face mandatory challenger Cornelius Bundrage by no later than late September.
Rising junior middleweight Brian Rose produced a rock-solid display in his hometown of Blackpool, England, on Saturday, heavily out-pointing Max Maxwell to retain the British title and gain revenge for his sole loss.