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Photos: Jose Pedraza, Benavidez, Shakur Stevenson - Workouts

Terence "Bud" Crawford looks to conquer yet another weight division Saturday evening, when he challenges WBO welterweight champion Jeff "The Hornet" Horn at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. (by Mikey Williams)

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On the undercard, Jose Pedraza (23-1, 12 KOs), from Cidra, Puerto Rico, will challenge Antonio Moran (22-2, 15 KOs) in a 10-rounder for the WBO Latino lightweight belt; Shakur Stevenson (6-0, 3 KOs).

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A 2016 U.S. Olympic silver medalist, will step up in class against Aelio Mesquita (16-1, 14 KOs) in an eight-round featherweight contest; light heavyweight prospect Steve Nelson (10-0, 8 KOs) will take on Dashon Webster (10-1, 6 KOs) in a six-rounder; and 18-year-old super featherweight sensation Gabe Flores Jr (7-0, 5 KOs) will face Jorge Rojas (4-3-1, 2 KOs) in a six-round bout.

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And, in a battle of unbeatens, welterweight contender Jose Benavidez (26-0, 17 KOs) will face the iron-fisted Frank Rojas (22-0, 21 KOs) of Caracas, Venezuela, in a 10-rounder.

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Many of the fighters from Saturday's card worked out for the media Wednesday at the MGM Grand.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Corelone on 06-07-2018

I was down on Shakur, a little, then I saw M Conner get some resistance. Shakur might develop better than I thought. He lost to a grown semi pro in the Olympics. My opinion now is. Get mean, quit grinning…

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