Oscar Valdez will fight Ruben Tamayo at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. on June 27, Top Rank Promotions announced on Wednesday.
Jose Zepeda enters the lions den on July 11, when he fights far from his La Puente, Calif. home against local favorite Terry Flanagan in Manchester, England for the vacant WBO lightweight title.
On Saturday night, lightweight Saul Rodriguez and welterweight Alex Saucedo will share the spotlight in separate eight-round bouts at the Florentine Gardens in Hollywood, Calif. to be televised on UniMas’ “Solo Boxeo Tecate.”
The welterweight championship match between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao is indeed a pay-per-view record-breaker. And the number of buys is expected to continue climbing.
With potentially the biggest fight in recent memory nearly upon us, WBO welterweight titlist Manny Pacquiao reflects on the importance of facing RING champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. this Saturday.
Coming off the longest break in his career, undefeated Puerto Rican prospect Felix Verdejo returns to the ring on Saturday night in an UniMas broadcast.
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.