The official weigh in was held today for tomorrow night’s (Thurs., Aug. 27) RJJ Boxing on UFC FIGHT PASS®, its second event at the same venue within the past 48 hours.
RJJ Boxing on UFC FIGHT PASS will stream live and exclusively on UFC FIGHT PASS®, the world’s leading digital subscription service for combat sports, starting at 10:30 p.m. ET / 7:30 p.m. PT, from Marinaterra Hotel & Spa in San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico.
To sign up for UFC FIGHT PASS, please visit www.ufcfightpass.com, or download the UFC app.
Official fighters’ weights below:
MAIN EVENT – VACANT WBC LATINO SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP – 8 ROUNDS*
(11-0, 7 KOs), Victorville, California, USA 168 lbs.
(11-0, 8 KOs), Compostela, Nayarit, Mexico 168 lbs.
CO-FEATURE – WELTERWEIGHTS – 8 ROUNDS*
(11-2-1, 10 KOs), Obregon, Sonora, Mexico 147 lbs.
(9-3-1, 8 KOs), Trepic, Nayarit, Mexico 147 lbs.
SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHTS – 6 ROUNDS*
Lester Martinez (4-0, 4 KOs), Guatemala City, Guatemala, Mexico 168 lbs..
(8-2, 4 KOs), Monterey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico 170 lbs.
JUNIOR WELTERWEIGHTS – 6 ROUNDS*
(8-0, 5 KOs), Aurora, Colorado, Mexico 137.8 lbs.
Flavio Cedar Santos
(6-1, 0 KOs), Durango, Durango, Mexico 141.1 lbs.
*denotes streaming live on UFC FIGHT PASS
*****card subject to change*****
WHERE: Marinaterra Hotel & Spa, San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico
WHEN: Thursday, August 27, 2020
PROMOTER: RJJ Boxing Promotions
LIVE STREAM: Exclusively on UFC FIGHT PASS, the world’s leading digital subscription service for combat sports, starting at 10:30 p.m. ET / 7:30 p.m. PT
BROADCASTERS: T.J. DeSantis (blow-by-blow), and James “Smitty” Smith (color commentator)
RING ANNOUNCER: Lupe Contreras
RJJ BOXING ON UFC FIGHT PASS SCHEDULE:
Thursday, Aug . 27, at Marinaterra Hotel & Spa in San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico
Thursday, Sept. 24 at Biloxi Civic Center in Biloxi, Mississippi
Websites: www.RoyJonesJrBoxing.com, www.ufcfightpass.com
Twitter: @RoyjonesJRfa, @RoyJonesJrOfficial, @UFCFightPass, @KeithVeltre
Instagram: @RoyJonesJRboxing, @artofmusiclv, @rivalboxinggear, @UFCFightPass, @KeithVeltre
Facebook: /KeithVeltre, /UFCFightPass
Full Court PRESS: Bob Trieger, (978) 590-0470, firstname.lastname@example.org
Roy Jones Jr. Boxing Promotions: Lisa Veltre, (702) 522-1636, email@example.com
UFC: Stephanie Gorman, (702) 222-0854, firstname.lastname@example.org
ABOUT ROY JONES JR. BOXING PROMOTIONS: Co-founded in 2013 by 10-time world champion Roy Jones, Jr. and Keith Veltre, Roy Jones, Jr. (RJJ) Boxing Promotions is on its way to reinventing boxing. RJJ has already made a huge impact in the boxing community in a few short years. Creating exhilarating content for UFC Fight Pass, CBS Sports, Showtime, ESPN and beIN Sports in some of the finest venues across the country, RJJ has proven it is conquering the sweet science of the sport.
Based in the fight capital of the world, Las Vegas, NV, Roy Jones Jr. Boxing Promotions is climbing to the top at a fast pace, adding young talent to its growing stable: NABF super flyweight champion, WBC #16, WBA #14 and IBF #7 Jade “Hurricane” Bornea (15-0, 10 KOs), two-time world title challenger WBO #11 bantamweight “Mighty” Aston Palicte (26-4-1, 22 KOs), former NABA welterweight champion Kendo ‘Tremendo” Castaneda (17-2, 8 KOs), former Interim World middleweight title challenger John “The Phenom” Vera (19-1 (1 KO), WBC FECARBOX & WBC U.S. welterweight champion, WBC #15 Santiago “Somer” Dominguez (22-0, 17 KOs), undefeated middleweight prospect Connor “Kid” Coyle (12-0, 5 KOs), undefeated super middleweight prospect Juan “Just Business” Barajas (11-0, 7 KOs), and former WBC World Youth heavyweight Alexander “The Great” Flores (18-2-1, 16 KOs).
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