Marrero vs Rojas Headline MGM on Friday – Golden Boy Promotions kicks off a huge weekend of fights on Friday night with an eight fight boxing card at the MGM Grand that sees the interim WBA world 126-pound title at play in the main event.
The Claudio Marrero vs Jesus M. Rojas fight is set to air on ESPN2 as part of Golden Boy’s 18-fight deal with the cable sports giant. Marrero earned the shot at the interim belt with an upset over previously unbeaten Carlos Zambrano in his last outing, while the once beaten Rojas has not taken a loss since 2008.
Friday, September 15th, 2017 – MGM Grand, Las Vegas, NV
(Card Subject To Change):
126 LBS 12 RDS: Claudio Marrero (22-1) vs Jesus M. Rojas (25-1-2)
147 LBS 10 RDS: Rashidi Ellis (18-0) vs Juan Carlos Abreu (19-3-1)
126 LBS 8 RDS: Diuhl Olguin (12-6-3) vs Horacio Garcia (32-3-1)
135 LBS 8 RDS: Damon Allen (12-0-1) vs Louis Cruz (12-3)
135 LBS 8 RDS: Ryan Garcia (10-0) vs Miguel Carrizoza (10-2)
160 LBS 6 RDS: Alexis Salazar (16-3) vs Evan Torres (6-4)
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