Unbeaten rising prospect Richardson Hitchins faces former world champion Argenis Mendez live on SHOWTIME this Saturday, December 12 at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT in an adventure offered by Premier Boxing Champions from Mohegan solar area in Uncasville, Conn.
despite practising all over the pandemic, Hitchins has been capable of continue to be on assignment and on target during his camp that started in Las Vegas before ending in his native Brooklyn beneath the counsel of his head educate Lenny Wilson.
The 23-12 months-historical Hitchins represented Haiti at the 2016 Olympic games and should return to the ring after debuting in 2020 with a 10-circular determination victory over Nicholas DeLomba in February. It turned into Hitchins’ 2nd 10-circular choice win after his previous combat saw him most appropriate Kevin Johnson following 10 rounds in November 2019.
Mendez gifts essentially the most accomplished opponent of Hitchins’ younger profession. The 34-year-ancient former champion most these days fought Juan Heraldez and Anthony Peterson to attracts in 2019, and scored victories over Eddie Ramirez and Ivan Redkach ahead of that. For Hitchins, the effective resume of his opponent is whatever thing he relishes as a measuring stick for his progress.