Freddie Roach: Machado Should Knock Mensah out in the Later Rounds.
Jaime Munguia (29-0, 25 KOs) the WBO junior middleweight world champion makes the first defense of his title against Liam “Beefy” Smith (26-1-1, 14 KOs) in a 12-round main event Saturday, July 21 at The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas. The fight will be televised live on HBO Boxing After Dark beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.
In the 12-round co-main event Alberto “Explosivo” Machado (19-0, 16 KOs), put his WBA Super Featherweight World Title on the line when he faces undefeated No. 1 Contender Rafael “Sweet Pea” Mensah (31-0, 23 KOs).
Our man Marcelino Castlillo talked to Machado’ trainer, Freddie Roach. In this segment, Freddy gives his take on Machado’s saturday fight.
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