Karlos Balderas Now With High Rank, Fights In August
Adorned 2016 U.S. Olympian Karlos Balderas,, is now with a brand new promotional residence as he signed at this time a multi-fight promotional pact with High Rank. The 25-year-old Balderas, from Santa Maria, California, will make his High Rank debut Saturday, Aug. 14.
After combating most of his skilled bouts as a light-weight, Balderas will now marketing campaign as a junior light-weight. He’ll make his world title cost with Buddy McGirt as his head coach and a brand new supervisor, Sam Katkovski of Churchill Administration.
“Karlos Balderas was one of the crucial gifted fighters popping out of the 2016 Rio Olympics, and I strongly consider he nonetheless has what it takes to develop into a world champion,” mentioned High Rank chairman Bob Arum. “Buddy McGirt is a incredible coach who I’m assured will faucet into Karlos’ boundless potential.”
Balderas mentioned, “Once I first turned professional, deep down inside, I knew High Rank was the way in which to go. With the expertise and pleasure I carry to the desk, they’re going to advertise the hell out of me. Thanks to Sam Katkovski, Bob Arum, and everybody at High Rank. I all the time come again higher and stronger. Don’t consider me? Simply watch!”
Balderas (9-1, 8 KOs) superior to the quarterfinals of the light-weight bracket on the Rio Olympics, the conclusion of a reported 175-9 newbie ledger that included victories over the likes of Ruben Villa and Hector Tanajara. He turned professional in April 2017 with a first-round stoppage and notched 9 wins in his first two-plus years within the paid ranks earlier than struggling a surprising sixth-round stoppage by the hands of Rene Tellez Giron in December 2019. Balderas has not fought for the reason that Giron defeat, however with a brand new supervisor, coach, and promoter, the street in the direction of a title begins Aug. 14.