Former 130-pound titleholder from Dominican Republic drops 140-pound contender four times en route to a lopsided decision victory on PBC on FS1 Saturday in Mississippi.
Once-beaten super lightweight contender Ramirez looks to rebound from his first career loss, while former Dominican champion Mendez wants to prove he has another title run in him when they meet tomorrow night in the main event of PBC on FS1.
Wilder credits Johnson—the first African-American heavyweight champion—for paving the path of boxing showmanship for fighters like Muhammad Ali and himself.
But Colombian veteran Escandon has other plans for their Saturday night PBC on FS1 co-feature, setting his sights on a big victory that could set him up for another 126-pound title shot.
Junior welterweight contender plans on rewriting his story—rebounding from his first career loss last October with a big win this Saturday night over the former world champion in the main event of PBC on FS1.
Boxing’s oldest reigning world champion showed he’s not slowing down as he successfully defended his 175-pound title for the ninth time Saturday night.
WBC featherweight champion wants winner of Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares or potential bouts against 130-pound champion Gervonta Davis, three-division titleholder Vasyl Lomachenko or four-division champ Mikey Garcia.