Former WBO World Super Bantamweight champion Jesse Magdaleno faces Yenifel “The Lightning” Vicente Thursday over ESPN promoted by Top Rank Boxing at the MGM Grand, in Las Vegas, NV.
Magdaleno, 27-1 (18), out of Las Vegas holding the USNBC Featherweight title last fought in August. Vicente, 36-4-2 (28), out of the Dominican, winner of 11 of his last 12 fights last fought in October.
In the co-feature Featherweight Adam “Blunose” Lopez, 13-2 (6), out of Glendale, CA, takes on Luis “Louie” Coria, 10-2 (7), out of Moreno Valley, CA, in a 10 round bout. Lopez winner of 5 of his last 6 and Coria winner of 8 of his last 9 bouts sounds like “toss up” match.
In a 6 round bouts Lightweight Bryan Lua, 5-0 (2), of Madera, CA, takes on Dan Murray, 5-3 (0), of Lanoka Harbor, NJ. Lightweight Eric Mandragon, 3-0 (2), out of Maywood, CA, takes on southpaw Mike Danny Sanchez, 6-0 (2), out of Colton, CA. In the opener Bantamweight Gabriel Muratalla, 2-0 (2), of Fontana, CA, takes on Fernando Robles, 2-2 (0), of Pearland, TX, in a 4.