Robert Garcia and Richard Schaefer in Las Vegas for Fight Week (Photo: Hustle Boss)
By Chris Robinson
It’s another fight week in Las Vegas, as WBA featherweight world champion Carl Frampton will be facing off in a highly-anticipated rematch with former three-division world champion Leo Santa Cruz. Frampton (23-0, 14 KO’s) will faces Santa Cruz (32-1-1, 18 KO’s) inside of the MGM Grand this Saturday, Jan. 28, in a bout that will be televised via SHOWTIME.
In the evening’s co-feature, former two-division champion Mikey Garcia (35-0, 29 KO’s) will face off with WBC lightweight champion Dejan Zlaticanin (22-0, 15 KO’s) from Montenegro in a pivotal matchup. Also appearing on the undercard will be IBF featherweight champion Lee Selby will faces off with Argentina’s Jonathan Victor Barros, while prospects such as super middleweight David Benavidez, Herbert Acevedo, and Leduan Barthelemy will see action.
Check below for a look at some of the early Fight Week videos coming from Hustle Boss and stay tuned for more events this week.
Mikey Garcia not sure that Canelo Alvarez will get past Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.
David Benavidez returns Jan 28. vs. Mamajonov; breaks down Chavez’s chances vs. Canelo
Leo Santa Cruz makes his Grand Arrival to Las Vegas ahead of Carl Frampton rematch
Corona Girls Samantha Kumiko and Tawny Jordan on the scene during Fight Week in Las Vegas
Chris Robinson can be reached at CRobinson@hustleboss.com