Local hometown hero and former world title challenger Ronny Rios (29-2, 13 KOs) and explosive Armenian contender Azat "Crazy A" Hovhannisyan (13-2, 10 KOs) made weight ahead of their 10-round super bantamweight clash on the March 9 edition of Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN at the Hangar at the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa, Calif. ESPN Deportes will air the fights beginning at 9:00 ET/6:00 p.m. PT and on ESPN2 at midnight ET/9:00 p.m. PT. ESPN 3 will live stream the fights beginning at 8:00 p.m. ET/ 5:00 PT. Photos Tom Hogan/Hoganphotos.
Also on the card will be younger sibling to Ronny Rios and hot welterweight prospect, Alexis "Lex" Rocha (10-0, 7 KOs), who will be featured in an eight-round welterweight co-main event against Miguel "La Amenaza" Dumas (10-1, 7 KOs). Mexico City's L.A. transplant Marvin Cabrera (6-0, 5 KOs) will be facing Tamaulipas, Mexico's Sergio "Marino" Gonzalez (6-4, 2 KOs) in a scheduled eight-round super welterweight fight that will open the card.
Televised fighters from the March 16 return of LA FIGHT CLUB on EstrellaTV's Boxeo Estelar will also participate in the workout. Recently signed prospect Seniesa "Super Bad" Estrada (11-0, 2 KOs) will participate in an eight-round flyweight bout against Sonia Osorio (8-5-1, 1 KO) at the Belasco Theater in Downtown Los Angeles, Calif. Opening up the telecast will be the recently signed prospect. Jousce "Tito" Gonzalez (6-0, 6 KOs) in a six-round super featherweight fight.