GBP on ESPN Features Ali vs Perez From AZ – Welterweight prospect Sadam “World Kid” Ali returns to the ring to face veteran Johan Perez looking for his third win in a row.
Ali faced Jessie Vargas with the vacant WBO world title at 147 pounds on the line in March of 2016 and the fight resulted in the first loss of his career when Vargas earned the belt with a ninth round stoppage. Since then Ali has gone 2-0 as he looks to regain momentum in the welterweight division. As for Perez, he has gone 2-0 in 2017 after a 2016 that saw him go 0-0-1 in just one fight.
GBP on ESPN Features Ali vs Perez From AZ
The complete lineup for Saturday night’s Golden Boy Promotions card in the Tucson desert appears below. Check your local listings for start times on ESPN.
Saturday, July 29th, 2017 – Casino Del Sol, Tucson, Arizona
(Card Subject To Change):
147 LBS 10 RDS: Sadam Ali (24-1) vs Johan Perez (22-3-2)
154 LBS 8 RDS: Patrick Teixeira (26-1) Andrew Hernandez (19-5-1)
147 LBS 8 RDS: Eddie Gomez (20-2) vs Alejandro Barrera (28-3)
154 LBS 8 RDS: Daquan Arnett (15-1) vs Jorge Silva (22-13-2)
122 LBS 6 RDS: Pablo Rubio Jr (9-0) vs David Perez (8-1)
140 LBS 4 RDS: Alfredo Escarega (2-0) vs Rodolfo Gamez (1-3)
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