Unbeaten Figueroa talks about where he thinks his KO victory over former titleholder Oscar Escandon Sunday night in the main event of PBC on FS1 places him in the 122-pound ranks.
Unbeaten 122-pound contender Brandon Figueroa KOs former champ Oscar Escandon in main event of PBC on FS1
Prospects Joe Joyce, Efe Ajagba, Joey Spencer and Stephen Fulton all kept their records perfect with impressive victories.
Unbeaten 122-pound contender Figueroa—the younger brother of former champion Omar Figueroa Jr.—looks to make the most of his headlining status, while the Colombian tries to propel himself back into title contention.
Featherweight contender Brandon Figueroa takes on former title challenger Oscar Escandon in new main event of PBC on FS1
The stacked card from Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California will feature unbeaten heavyweight and 2016 Olympic Silver Medalist Joe Joyce making his U.S. debut, plus undefeated prospects Efe Ajagba, Joey Spencer and Stephen Fulton returning to the ring in separate attractions.
The scorecards might have suggested otherwise, but Mikey Garcia certainly had to earn his way into the boxing history books Saturday night as previously unbeaten Sergey Lipinets proved to a formidable champion of his own.
The undefeated 122-pound prospect—who is the younger brother of former world champion Omar Figueroa Jr.—looks to continue his climb towards a belt of his own this Saturday night on the undercard of the Showtime-televised Mikey Garcia-Sergey Lipinets title bout.