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Photos: Jose Pedraza Grinds Hard For Jose Zepeda Showdown

WBO junior featherweight world champion Emanuel “Vaquero” Navarrete will become the latest Mexican superstar to carry his nation’s flag proudly on Mexican Independence Day Weekend. (photos by Mikey Williams)

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Navarrete will make the third defense of his title versus Filipino contender Juan Miguel Elorde on Saturday, Sept. 14 at T-Mobile Arena as the co-feature to lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury’s title defense against Otto Wallin.

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In a 10-round super lightweight special attraction, former two-weight world champion Jose “Sniper” Pedraza will fight two-time world title challenger Jose “Chon” Zepeda.

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Fury-Wallin and Navarrete-Elorde will stream live and exclusively in the United States on ESPN+, starting at 11 p.m. ET. The undercard, headlined by Pedraza-Zepeda, will stream on ESPN+ starting at 7:30 p.m. ET. ESPN+ is available via the ESPN App on mobile and connected devices, on and at

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User Comments and Feedback
Comment by Griever0730 on 09-07-2019

[QUOTE=cotto#1p4p;20041028]He said in a video that the guy that gets in the ring and him as person are two different persons, that he's fine. Matias has been through a lot in his life. I don't think this tragic incident will…

Comment by cotto#1p4p on 09-06-2019

[QUOTE=Griever0730;20040901]He's not as established at the top level as Pedraza but you can count him too. I really like him but don't think he's gonna be the same. He took it really hard from what I heard & read in…

Comment by Griever0730 on 09-06-2019

[QUOTE=lolpz;20040922]Zepeda will smash him, he beat Ramirez imo. Pedraza has no business at 140.[/QUOTE] I hope your wrong on your first statement & I do think the Ramirez fight coulda gone his way. But you're right in the fact that…

Comment by PrBoxing88 on 09-06-2019

Pedraza will probably Win.

Comment by ShoulderRoll on 09-06-2019

This could turn out to be a very good fight.

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