Get to know lightweight prospect Robert Easter Jr. (10-0, 8 knockouts), who meets journeyman Roberto Acevedo in his adopted hometown of Cincinnati, Ohio, on Saturday on the undercard of fellow “Band Camp” member Adrien Broner’s main event against Emmanuel Taylor.
It’s still very early in the pro career of Ryan Martin, a 21-year-old lightweight prospect from Cleveland, Ohio, but he already has the physical build, style and athleticism of a future contender. The former amateur standout spoke to RingTV.com about his fighting for 50 Cent, his pro aspirations and sparring with Yuriorkis Gamboa.
Erickson Lubin faces Noe Bolanos, a veteran of 35 pro bouts, on Thursday in a Fox Sports 1-televised bout from Miami, Fla. It will be the first scheduled eight-round bout for Lubin, who only has five pro bouts, but the 18-year-old prospect is the favorite. Find out why in New Faces.