GBP on ESPN South of the Border Thursday
Nov 15 2017 6:15 PM

GBP on ESPN South of the Border Thursday – Oscar De La Hoya and his Golden Boy Promotions are in Mexico this Thursday night for a full night of fights at Cancun’s Polideportivo. The main event of Thursday’s GBP on ESPN offering sees undefeated Jose Martinez facing the challenge of Jesus Martinez in 10 round super flyweight action.

Also of interest to followers of women’s boxing is the appearance of Maricela Cornejo. The super middleweight is making her 11th appearance as GBP hopes to perhaps develop her into a rival for Clarissa Shields. Cornejo takes her next step this Thursday in what will be her second appearance in Cancun.

The featured bouts on the 10 fight boxing card are listed below. Check your local listings for start times on ESPN2, ESPN Deportes or you can catch the fights live on


Thursday, November 16t, h2017 – Poliforo Benito Juarez, Cancun, Mexico
(Card Subject To Change):

115 LBS 10 RDS: Jose Martinez (19-0-1) vs Jesus Martinez (23-2)
147 LBS 8 RDS: Alexis Rocha (9-0) vs Pascual Salgado (12-7)
140 LBS 8 RDS: Vergil Ortiz (7-0) vs Reno Reyes (7-2-1)
115 LBS 8 RDS: Joaquin Cruz (11-1) vs Humberto Morales (16-16-4)
168 LBS 6×2 RDS: Maricela Cornejo (8-2) vs Irais Hernandez (2-0)


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