LOS ANGELES - Coachella Valley and Los Angeles-area rising stars are ready to shine on Friday night at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif., as Golden Boy Promotions is pleased to announce the entire lineup for the card featuring the middleweight showdown between former World Champion Sergio “The Latin Snake” Mora and longtime contender Shibata Flores.
Both boxers had no problems with the scale, with Mora coming in at 161-pounds, and Flores was 158.8.
The TeleFutura “Sólo Boxeo Tecate” broadcast will also feature unbeaten Oxnard junior middleweight Hugo Centeno in a six round fight against Hector Orozco.
The action doesn’t stop there, as a six-round lightweight match up will see Coachella’s Jose Vargas (6-1-2) battle Pacoima’s Oscar Chinchilla (2-1-1), East Los Angeles’ Andres Reyes (3-1-2) takes on unbeaten San Diegan Emmanuel Robles (3-0, 1 KO) in a four round junior welterweight fight, promising middleweight Ray Rivera (1-0, 1 KO) faces Cleven Ishe (3-2, 1 KO) in a four round battle of Los Angeles natives and Alex Vlas (0-1) of Laguna Hills faces Nicholas Balestra (0-1) of Sacramento in a four round junior middleweight bout.
Fans in attendance will have a chance to meet heavyweight legend Evander Holyfield as he hosts a special meet-and-greet from 7:30pm - 8:30pm PT inside the arena.
Mora vs. Flores, a 10 round middleweight bout, is presented by Golden Boy Promotions and is sponsored by Cerveza Tecate and AT&T. Doors open at 6:00pm PT on fight night and the first bell rings at 7:30pm PT. The TeleFutura broadcast begins at 12:30am ET/PT (11:30pm CT).
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