June 14th, 2021
One in all Mexico’s standout younger abilities, 2016 Olympian Lindolfo Delgado, is prepared for a pair of great firsts. Delgado will make his Las Vegas and Prime Rank debuts this Saturday, June 19 in opposition to Salvador Briceno in an eight-round junior welterweight bout at The Theater at Virgin Lodges Las Vegas.
Delgado-Briceno can be among the many undercard bouts streaming stay and completely on ESPN+ at 7:45 p.m. ET/4:45 p.m. PT. WBA/IBF bantamweight world champion Naoya Inoue in opposition to obligatory challenger Michael Dasmarinas.
WBO feminine junior light-weight world champion Mikaela Mayer versus Erica Farias, and a 10-round featherweight showdown between Adam Lopez and Isaac “Royal Storm” Dogboe can be broadcast stay on ESPN and ESPN Deportes (simulcast on ESPN+) at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT.
Promoted by Prime Rank, tickets beginning at $75 are on sale now and could be bought by visiting Etix.com.
Delgado (11-0, 11 KOs) emerged from the Rio Olympics as one of many sport’s most extremely sought-after prospects, and he’s to this point lived as much as the billing. He knocked out 5 of his first eight foes in three rounds or much less, utilizing a ferocious physique assault to finish lots of his evenings early.
Delgado has not fought since September 2019 on the Errol Spence Jr.-Shawn Porter undercard, when he battered Jesus Zazueta Anaya over six one-sided rounds. Briceno (17-6, 11 KOs), from Guadalajara, Mexico, is an eight-year professional who has not been knocked out in almost 4 years. He’s gone the gap in opposition to prime prospects Josue Vargas, Gabriel Flores, Jr. and Yomar Alamo.
In different undercard motion on ESPN+:
Heavyweight knockout artist Guido “The Gladiator” Vianello (7-0-1, 7 KOs), a 2016 Italian Olympian, makes his return in opposition to Dante Stone (5-1, 3 KOs) in a bout scheduled for six or 4 rounds. Vianello hopes to bounce again from final October’s draw to Bubble fan-favorite Kingsley Ibeh.
Light-weight prospect Eric Puente (5-0), a San Diego product who’s a part of Robert Garcia’s loaded secure, will face an opponent to be named in a six-rounder.
In a four-round battle of unbeaten junior welterweights, rising Puerto Rican star Omar Rosario (3-0, 1 KO) will combat JJ Mariano (3-0, 2 KOs), a local of Reno, Nevada. Rosario shined Feb. 20 on the Oscar Valdez-Miguel Berchelt undercard and stopped Uriel Villanueva in two rounds.