July 14th, 2021
Information on the Jermell Charlo vs. Brian Castano undercard and a world title eliminator that includes David Benavidez is confirmed.
Premier Boxing Champions outlined additional particulars.
Unbeaten tremendous welterweight contender Bakhram Murtazaliev and unbeaten prospects Pablo Rubio Jr. and Amed Medina will compete in separate points of interest.
They spotlight the non-televised undercard lineup this Saturday, July 17, from AT&T Middle in San Antonio in a Premier Boxing Champions occasion.
Murtazaliev will compete in an eight-round showdown towards Massachusetts’ Khiary Grey.
On the similar time, the Los Angeles-native Rubio Jr. (12-0, 4 KOs) faces Bryan, Texas native Eric Manríquez (7-11-1, 3 KOs) in an eight-round tremendous welterweight duel.
Plus, the 18-year-old featherweight Medina (2-0, 2 KOs) battles South Carolina’s Reginald Hinson (1-0) in a four-round battle.
The non-televised motion can even see Rio, Texas-born heavyweight Robert Zavala Jr. (1-0, 1 KO) in a four-round bout towards San Antonio’s Levi West and Victoria, Texas-native Xavier Núñez (1-0, 1 KO) moving into the ring for a four-round attraction.
SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING begins at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT. The hard-hitting unified champion Jermell Charlo will head it headlined and the thrilling Argentine Brian Castaño going toe-toe. The tremendous welterweight championship belts are on the road for the primary time within the four-belt period.
Within the co-main occasion, Interim WBA Light-weight Champion Rolando “Rolly” Romero will now tackle 135-pound contender Anthony Yigit. Yigit replaces Austin Dulay, who was initially scheduled to face Romero however was pressured to withdraw because of damage.
Rounding out the televised points of interest, unbeaten middleweight Amilcar Vidal matches up towards veteran contender Immanuwel Aleem in a 10-round bout that opens the telecast.
Tickets for the reside occasion, which Lions Solely Promotions and TGB Promotions promote, are on sale now and will be bought by means of www.attcenter.com.
Initially from Russia and now combating out of Oxnard, California, Murtazaliev (18-0, 14 KOs) has risen the rankings since turning professional in 2014.
The 28-year-old first debuted within the U.S. in 2016, scoring victories over then unbeaten fighters Botirsher Obidov and Alex Duarte inside his first yr stateside. After incomes three wins in 2019, Murtazaliev stopped veteran Manny Woods in his final outing in September 2020.
He will probably be opposed by Worcester, Massachusetts’ Grey (16-5, 12 KOs), who was unbeaten in his first 13 fights after turning professional in 2014.
Most not too long ago, Grey dropped a March 2019 contest towards veteran contender Gary O’Sullivan.
Unbeaten two-time tremendous middleweight world champion David “El Bandera Roja” Benavidez will enter the ring for a homecoming battle in his native Phoenix.
He takes on former champion Jose Uzcategui in a WBC 168-pound title eliminator reside. The bout is reside on SHOWTIME Saturday, August 28, from Phoenix Suns Enviornment, headlining a Premier Boxing Champions occasion.
Tickets for the reside occasion, which Sampson Boxing and TGB Promotions promote, go on sale Thursday, July 15 at 12 p.m. PT and will probably be out there for buy by means of Ticketmaster.com.