Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Mendez-Velasquez Pushed Up To May 18th Main Event

By Reynaldo Sanchez

Lightweight contender Argenis Méndez will face the Mexican Héctor Velásquez in the main event of the card “D-Day II Dominican Dominations” at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino of Hollywood, Florida on Friday May 18th.

Due to the illness of Ed Paredes, who was scheduled to fight in the main event of the night, promoter Acquinity Sports made a final decision to bump Argenis Méndez vs. Héctor Velazquez to the main event slot.

Also, in the co main event, unconquered from Dominican Republic, featherweight Claudio “The Matrix” Marrero, will face Mexican José Ángel Beranza in a ten round bout.

In other fights, bantamweight Juan Carlos Payano faces the Aztec Luis Maldonado. Cuban light heavyweight Humberto Savigne will be facing Jamaican Richard Hall. Heavyweight Glendy Hernández faces Harvey Jolly. Also, Félix Díaz goes against Javier Pérez.

In the next few days, the promoters will announce the name of the network broadcasting the event in the Dominican Republic. The executives of Acquinity Sports are working hard to provide the event to the Dominican boxing fans.

Tags: Argenis Mendez image  
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Post a Comment - View More User Comments (0)
Top Headlines Photos: Saunders, With Tyson Fury By His Side, Ready For Akavov Photos: Denis Lebedev, Murat Gassiev Ready For Moscow War Allen: Luis Ortiz is an Old Man, I'm Smack Him Bang on The Chin Francisco Vargas vs. Miguel Berchelt Set For January 28, HBO Photos: Kubrat Pulev, Samuel Peter Ready For Battle Jose Ramirez: It's Time To Show I'm A Next-Level Type of Fighter Team Joe Smith: Many Doors Open With Win Over Bernard Hopkins BBBofC Hopes For Nick Blackwell Talks Second Day Weights: Farmer 137.7, Zenunaj 137.4 Jessie Vargas Tabs Danny Garcia To Beat Keith Thurman Jackson: If Kovalev Is In Better Shape, He'll KO Ward In Rematch Commey, Shafikov Set For Lightweight Crossroads Bout Lebedev, Gassiev Make Weight - But Title Stakes Lighter Frank Warren Angered Over Nick Blackwell Sparring Injuries Espinoza Looking to Map Out Francisco 'Chia' Santana's Future Ryan Martin Added To 12/16 Indio Bill, Golovkin Card Next? Josh Warrington, Matchroom Boxing Go Their Separate Ways Junior Castillo Crushes Washington With One-Punch KO Haye: Coldwell Better Have Towel Ready - or Bellew Goes To Sleep! Mikaela Lauren Working With Wallberg's Ex-Coach Munteanu Arum: McGregor Using Boxing License as Leverage Against UFC WBC Cares Donate $6,000 To Amateur Boxer For Cancer Bills Camp Less Stressful For Santa Cruz Because Dad is Beating Cancer Fury Questions Haye's Sexuality, Hopes Bellew Blasts Him Out Chavez Sr. Wants Lomachenko vs. Mikey Garcia - Not Pacquiao Video: Dejan Zlaticanin Vows To End Mikey Garcia's Run Video: Leo Santa Cruz Eager To Get Revenge on Frampton Roy Jones Jr. vs. Bobby Gunn Finalized For February 17 Freddie Roach Not Convinced Ward-Kovalev Rematch Will Happen Video: Mikey Garcia Predicts Fireworks With Dejan Zlaticanin Eric Walker Will Face Joshua Okine in Baton Rouge, Louisiana Video: Carl Frampton Very Pumped To Face Leo Santa Cruz Frampton Fan From N. Ireland Sold Wife's Car To Travel To Vegas Felix Verdejo Still WBO Mandatory, Expected Back in First Quarter Photos: Jose Ramirez, Issouf Kinda Ready For Solo Boxeo Battle Photos: Frampton-Santa Cruz, Zlaticanin-Garcia - Face Off in LA Mikey Garcia: Terence Crawford Would Be A Great Fight For Me Weights From Philadelphia: Farmer 129.1, Zenunaj 128.9 Malignaggi: I'd Kick McGregor's Ass, He'll Have Boxing Nightmares Saunders Confident: If Brook Can Catch Golovkin, I Can Catch Him!
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement