The smooth Cuban technician plans to send a message to the rest of the welterweights when he faces Mike Dallas Jr. Saturday night on FS1.
The Cuban sensation looks to take the next step towards a second world title fight with an impressive performance against the veteran Dallas when they meet at Beau Rivage Resort Casino in Biloxi, Mississippi.
Boxing's only eight-division champion is back on top, claiming the WBA Super World Welterweight title in a furious Fight of the Year candidate on PBC on FOX Sports PPV.
Everything you need to know about Saturday night, from undefeated Super Middleweight Champion Caleb Plant against Mike Lee on FOX, to the Pacquiao-Thurman undercard, live on FOX Sports PPV.
Like fellow Cuban Kid Chocolate, Ugas is considered one of the best-dressed boxers in the world. But as he prepares to face Omar Figueroa Jr. in a welterweight showdown this Saturday on FOX Sports PPV, there is one accessory he’s looking to add: A belt.
Former World Champion Omar Figueroa Jr. tangles with top contender Yordenis Ugás in a WBC welterweight title eliminator, hard-hitting former Champion Sergey Lipinets clashes with veteran John Molina Jr. in a welterweight duel and former Champions Luis Nery and Juan Carlo Payano collide in a bantamweight showdown on the Manny Pacquiao-Keith Thurman card that takes place July 20 at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Making the first defense of his WBC World Welterweight Title, Shawn Porter eked out a split-decision win over a game Yordenis Ugas in a classic 147-pound battle Saturday night on FOX.