After an impressive five-fight foray in the United States that resulted in a promotional pact with Matchroom Boxing, WBC junior bantamweight champion Juan Francisco Estrada returned home south of the border to Mexico on Saturday as the headlining attraction against Dewayne Beamon in front of a sellout crowd of 12,000 fans.
Andrew Moloney has been a man of a mission in recent months, having travelled all over the world to fight for the right to mix it for the world title.
Kal Yafai’s year was supposed to begin with a unification bout. With any luck, it will at least end that way.
Kal Yafai does not want to hear a peep from promoter Eddie Hearn until he has secured him a super-fight after his mandatory challenger burst both his eardrums.
Well before the ESPN cameras began rolling or the event site doors even opened to allow fans into the arena, Mexico’s Carlos Cuadras quietly continued his quest to reinvent himself as a bantamweight contender.
Jerwin Ancajas entered his seventh title defense with every intention of improving on his dismal showing in his last outing.
Juan Francisco Estrada got a measure of revenge tonight, winning his rematch with Srisaket Sor Rungvisai to claim the WBC
Srisaket Sor Rungvisai’s first fight with Juan Francisco Estrada was one of the best of 2018, and now that the two are finally getting together for the rematch this Friday on DAZN more of the same is expected.