BoxingScene.com’s Television Make a selection of The Week – August 12

BoxingScene.com’s Television Make a selection of The Week – August 12

Make a selection It: #2 Teofimo Lopez vs. Pedro Campa (Saturday, ESPN, 10:00 PM EST)

The Takeover was interrupted in short. 25-year out of date former lineal lightweight king Teofimo Lopez (16-1, 12 KO) squandered the momentum from his disenchanted win over Vasyl Lomachenko, out of place a 365 days of process, and then was shorn of the crown in his very first coverage against underdog George Kambosos.

Beating the individual, and staying the individual, are two quite a lot of issues. However gifted and more youthful enough to be told, Lopez launches his switch to Jr. welterweight this weekend against 30-year out of date Pedro Campa (34-1-1, 23 KO). Campa’s most straightforward loss were given right here in 2017 by way of stoppage then again he enters proper right here with 4 immediately wins, 3 of them by way of stoppage. Jr. welterweight has been energetic for a few years then again Lopez and Ryan Garcia add depth and intrigue if they can stay successful. The rest of Lopez’s profession starts proper right here. Jr. middleweight Xander Zayas may be in movement with undercard bouts starting at 6:35 PM EST on ESPN+.

Additional Shows to Watch For

Saturday – Farmer vs. Bey (FiteTV, 12:00 AM EST)

Lovers with an extra $29.99 can see a war of former titlists. 32-year out of date former Jr. lightweight beltholder Tevin Farmer (30-5-1, 6 KO) faces 39-year out of date former lightweight titlist. Each and every men are coming off a loss and have little margin of error. The undercard will serve as one of the most essential gifted more youthful opponents throughout the sport, 22-year out of date middleweight Lorenzo Simpson (11-0, 7 KO).

Saturday – Velez vs. Ferrer (FiteTV, 5:30 PM EST)  

Fite+ subscribers will get this lightweight main match with their package deal. 34-year out of date former identify challenger Jayson Velez (30-8-1, 21 KO) out of place 3 in a row previous to a win in his ultimate get began. He will face 30-year out of date Wesley Ferrer in the main match. Ferrer has won 4 in a row.

Cliff Rold is the Managing Editor of BoxingScene, a founding member of the Transnational Boxing Ratings Board, a member of the World Boxing Research Crew, and a member of the Boxing Writers Association of The united states.  He can be reached at roldboxing@hotmail.com

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