Yordenis Ugas Relishes Role of late Replacement—says extra prep time for Feb. 17 eliminator will showcase his skills
Cuban contender talks about how enduring “tough challenges” outside the ring has provided extra motivation for his Showtime-televised clash with Ray Robinson.
In answering the call on less than a day’s notice, Yordenis Ugas helped save the show while continuing to make up for lost time in his resurrected career.
Talented 147-pound contender Yordenis Ugas is stepping in to replace unbeaten prospect Mario Barrios in the main event of tonight’s fight card on FS1.
With the death of Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez fresh on his mind, Yordenis Ugas kept his focus—and his fists—squarely on Bryant Perrella in a dominating performance.
Bryant Perrella carries a perfect record into his 147-pound clash with Yordenis Ugas. So did the last boxer to face the Cuban veteran, but it didn’t remain unblemished.
Calling undefeated 147-pound prospect Bryant Perrella a master of efficiency is akin to calling water a little wet. After all, Perrella has finished off 13 of his 14 foes inside the distance, including the last 11.