INDIO, CALIF. - Joseph Diaz Jr. (31-1, 15 KOs) and Shavkat Rakhimov (15-0, 12 KOs) stepped on the scale at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino ahead of their 12-round fight for the vacant IBF Junior Lightweight Championship. (photos by Tom Hogan/Hoganphotos)
In the co-feature, junior middleweights Patrick Teixeira and Brian Castano collide for the WBO world title.
The fight, which will headline a stacked card of action, will take place this Saturday, Feb. 13 and will be streamed live exclusively on DAZN in more than 200 countries and territories, including the U.S., Mexico, Russia, Tajikistan, Brazil and Argentina.
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