Yordenis Ugas returns to the ring this Saturday in Texas to face Errol Spence Jr. in a unification struggle for the World Boxing Affiliation (WBA), WBC and IBF welterweight tremendous championship.
Ugas will face top-of-the-line pound-for-pound fighters right now, with two belts in his fingers, and likewise has all the chances stacked in opposition to him, which has been customary for the Cuban throughout his profession.
Specialists see much less possibilities for Ugas to get the victory however that’s nothing new for the present champion of the pioneer group.
The 35-year-old fighter is used to shocking opponents and that’s how he has managed to earn the standing he has right now. He debuted in 2010 and his beginnings weren’t the very best as he misplaced fights in opposition to unknowns Johnny Garcia and Emanuel Robles.
Nevertheless, Ugas stored working arduous and in 2016 got here his first large win in opposition to former world champion Jamal James. From that time on he began a very good streak for him, which included a win over Thomas Dulorme and his questionable loss to Shawn Porter in 2019, through which he turned even higher recognized regardless of the antagonistic outcome.
After that he beat Omar Figueroa and Mike Dallas to earn his title shot in opposition to Abel Ramos, whom he defeated in a troublesome struggle and have become WBA champion. In 2021 he defeated Pacquiao in a struggle the place he wasn’t the favourite, and he did utilizing the very best of his boxing giving standing to his profession.
Now he’s going through the unification, one other struggle through which he isn’t a favourite however the boxing world already is aware of what Ugas is able to and why he ought to by no means be discarded.