coach of the year Eddy Reynoso can have another busy nighttime pulling off double responsibility on Dec. 19.
BoxingScene.com has been counseled by means of a source with direct abilities of the negotiations that WBC flyweight champion Julio Cesar Martinez will serve because the co-function within the Canelo Alvarez versus Callum Smith card next month on DAZN from the Alamodome in San Antonio, as soon as an opponent is determined and finalized.
The fit will mark Martinez’s 2nd return to the ring because the pandemic momentarily stalled the sport beginning in March. The all-action Martinez (17-1, 13 KOs) turned into purported to fight as the leading event in Matchroom Boxing’s display in Tulsa, Oklahoma in August towards McWilliams Arroyo but a Martinez throat an infection forced a cancellation. In October, Martinez scored a TKO win over Moises Calleros.
The speedy-rising 25-year-historic champion will now battle in a chief support position to his stablemate and fellow Mexican countryman Alvarez in what is going to truly be in entrance of a bigger viewers.
Now that Alvarez is an unrestricted free agent guiding his own profession, stablemates who’re additionally knowledgeable through Reynoso will have more of a probability of combating alongside their celebrity teammate no count the promoter or platform.
Reynoso’s cadre of budding boxers encompass heavyweight contenders Andy Ruiz, Frank Sanchez and WBC tremendous bantamweight titlist Luis Nery, who all battle below the PBC banner on FOX and Showtime.
Oscar Valdez is also informed via the son of Don Chepo and is promoted by using desirable Rank and fights on ESPN, while Martinez is tied with Matchroom and fights on DAZN.
Ryan Garcia, who fought because the co-characteristic to Alvarez’s knockout win over Sergey Kovalev remaining 12 months with a KO of his personal over Romero Duno, is probably going the atypical man out of the co-function equation for the foreseeable given that he’s signed with Golden Boy, the promoter of which Alvarez freed himself from shortly after filing a lawsuit.
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