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Erickson Lubin vs. Oscar Cortes Set For April 28th in El Paso

Exciting 154-pound contender Erickson Lubin will return to the ring to take on Mexico's Oscar Cortes in a 10-round showdown that highlights undercard action on Saturday, April 28 the Don Haskins Center in El Paso, Texas.
 
The April 28 event is headlined by a Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deportes card that features Josesito Lopez in a welterweight contest against unbeaten Miguel Cruz. Televised coverage begins at 8:30 p.m. ET/5:30 p.m. PT and will also see former super middleweight world champion Anthony Dirrell take on El Paso's Abraham Han plus unbeaten Mexican featherweight contender Jorge Lara clashing with Dominican brawler Claudio Marrero.
 
Tickets for the show, which is promoted by TGB Promotions, are on sale now and can be purchased through Ticketmaster.

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Also stepping into the ring will be once-beaten Ryan Karl (15-1, 9 KOs), who faces Kevin Watts (11-2, 4 KOs) in a welterweight bout, and super featherweight prospect Miguel Flores (21-2, 9 KOs), who will take on Miami's Raul Chirino (12-7, 6 KOs) in an eight-round fight.
 
Rounding out the night of action will be a group of unbeaten prospects as Robert Rodriguez (1-0) competes in a four-round super flyweight matchup, Aaron Morales (1-0, 1 KO) steps in for four rounds of super bantamweight action, Alejandro Guerrero (7-0, 6 KOs) looks to remain unbeaten in a six-round super featherweight showdown and Leon Lawson III (3-0, 2 KOs) fights in a four-round super welterweight attraction.
 
The 22-year-old Lubin (18-1, 13 KOs) will compete in action on April 28 in his first fight back since dropping his first world title challenge to Jermell Charlo last October. The former amateur star defeated Ivan Montero in a PBC on FOX and FOX Deportes fight in 2016 as he climbed up the super welterweight ranks. The Orlando-native will face the 24-year-old Cortes (26-3, 14 KOs), who has won three of his last four fights and lives and trains in Mexico.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by BoxingIsGreat on 04-20-2018

Welcome back, Eric. All the best going forward.

Comment by landotter on 04-20-2018

Yep. In the truth in advertising department: I picked Lubin to upset Charlo in what I feel could be the worst call of my personal 2017. Really liked what I saw in Lubin and figured he was 100% ready to…

Comment by RightJabLikeZab on 04-19-2018

It's only one fight. Julian Williams returned and fought some good comp after his loss to Charlo. Lubin will have to do the same after this.

Comment by 5000boxing on 04-19-2018

[QUOTE=AdonisCreed;18685893]Biscuit chin lol hahahaha[/QUOTE] Ok... that was funny. And your joke about him leaving the gladiator armor.. funny.. but, i think the armor was light.. It was a good shot... perfectly timed... from a world champion.. fyi, gladiators conquer or…

Comment by 7not8 on 04-19-2018

This must be ODH and Joe Cortez's son.

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