Memorial Day weekend guarantees to begin out with a bang, as junior welterweight Michael Dutchover will look to thrill his Lone Star State followers when he takes on Ivan Leon Benitez within the headlining 10-round bout of what’s going to be an explosive evening of boxing on Friday, Might twenty eighth at Reed Area on the campus of Texas A&M College and LIVE and completely on UFC FIGHT PASS®., the world’s main streaming service for fight sports activities. The cardboard will start at 7 PM ET / 6 PM CT /4 PM PT.
The present is introduced by Reed Area and Texas A&M College and promoted by Banner Promotions and Thompson Boxing.
Dutchover, of Midland, Texas, has a file of 14-1 with 10 knockouts. The 23- year-old turned skilled 5 years in the past.
Dutchover, generally known as the “West Texas Warrior,” has wins over Miguel Cariozza (10-1); Ricardo Lopez (7-1-2); Bergman Aguilar (14-3-1); Rosekie Cristobal (15-3), and his final bout when he gained an eight-round unanimous choice over Jorge Marron (18-1) on July twenty sixth in Orange, California.
Dutchover is promoted by Banner Promotions and Thompson Boxing.
“In December I used to be speculated to combat, however I had an damage, and issues occur for a motive. I’m again in California coaching and am excited to get again within the ring. There isn’t a place that I might fairly combat than in Texas. I’ll have followers there from Midland and everywhere in the state. That is my fifth yr as an expert, and that is the yr that I turn into a contender,” mentioned Dutchover.
Benitez, of Cancun, Mexico, has a file of 14-4-1 with 6 knockouts.
Simply 20 years outdated, Benitez is already a six-year skilled. He has wins over two undefeated opponents and is coming off a draw with undefeated Francisco Javier Lopez Corrales (12-0) on December eighth in Mexico.
“I’ll have a tough activity forward of me in combating Dutchover, however Might twenty eighth might be my day. I might be ready to provide the followers an incredible present and to beat my opponent. That is what I work for on a regular basis, and he won’t derail my goals of changing into a future champion,” mentioned Benitez.
Seeing motion within the 10-round co-feature might be heavyweight Isaac Munoz Gutierrez.
Gutierrez of Mexicali, Mexico is undefeated with a file of 12-0-1 with 10 knockouts.
The 29-year-old Gutierrez, who might be making his United States debut, was a former beginner star in Mexico and competed within the World Sequence of Boxing.
Gutierrez has stopped his final six opponents and is coming off a first-round stoppage of 35-fight veteran Jesus Alberto Torres Martinez on September 7, 2019 Naucalpan, Mexico.
Seeing motion in an 8-round bout might be undefeated light-weight, Miguel Madueno.
Madueno, 22-years-old from Orange, California, has a powerful file of 22-0 with 20 knockouts.
Madueno is a four-year skilled who has shot up the prospect rankings with wins over Cristian Flores (7-1-2); Jesus Rendon (13-1-1); former world-title challenger Cosme Rivera; and his final bout when Madueno stopped Jesus Quintero Velarde in two rounds on December 18th in Sonora, Mexico.
Opening up the published will see Jamshidbek Najmitdinov participate in an 8-round junior welterweight combat.
Najmitdinov, of Tashkent, Uzbekistan, has a file of 16-1 with 13 knockouts.
Najmitdinov is an eight-year skilled who might be making his American debut.
Najmitdinov has been in a number of all-action fights, with a mode that can enchantment to the American viewers. The one blemish on his file was a really disputed choice loss to former world champion Viktor Postol. That bout noticed Najmitdinov go into the house nation of Postol within the Ukraine, and Jamshidbek dropped Postol on two events and rocked him a number of different occasions through the combat, but fell brief on the judges’ scorecards.
Najmitdinov is coming off a first-round stoppage over Giorgi Khutsishvili on October 6, 2019 to win the WBC CIS Title.
“UFC FIGHT PASS prides itself on being the vacation spot for fight sports activities followers,” mentioned Crowley Sullivan, Vice President and Basic Supervisor, UFC FIGHT PASS. “We’re thrilled to showcase the thrilling expertise from Banner Promotions to our subscribers. With boxers placing their undefeated information on the road, this action-packed occasion is one our subscribers gained’t wish to miss.”
“I’m wanting ahead to working with UFC Combat Move and Darren Davis with Reed Area. We’re very excited to be placing on this present to kick off a vacation weekend. This present guarantees to function fan-friendly fights. When Michael Dutchover fights in Texas, it’s at all times an incredible crowd, and we’re enthusiastic about his continued ascent up the rankings. We are also wanting ahead to getting a glimpse of a future participant within the heavyweight division in Isaac Munoz Gutierrez. The followers watching within the enviornment and around the globe are in for a terrific evening of boxing,” mentioned Banner Promotions President, Artie Pelullo.
“We’re very glad to see the return of Michel Dutchover, and what higher place than on the Reed Area at Texas A&M. Michael will make a run for a world title and that is the easiest way to get him going,” mentioned Ken Thompson, President of Thompson Boxing.
“We’re thrilled to be internet hosting this marquee combat with Banner Promotions. Including to a rising checklist of thrilling occasions we’re bringing to Bryan-Faculty Station, this combat might be one any boxing fan won’t wish to miss,” says Darren Davis, Basic Supervisor of Reed Area.
“We couldn’t be happier to be working with Banner Promotions, to deliver a championship occasion to an incredible Texas Area. Reed Area goes to be an incredible new venue for boxing, the Gig’Em spirit might be alive and properly,” mentioned Daren Libonati of the Libonati Group.
Tickets go on-sale on Thursday, April eighth at 10 AM CT
WHEN: Friday, Might twenty eighth, 2021
Doorways open 5:45pm with First Bell at 6:00pm CT.
WHERE: Reed Area
Texas A&M College
730 Olsen Blvd.
Faculty Station, TX 77843
TICKETS: Tickets begin at $25
Tickets obtainable for buy on-line at ReedArena.com or by telephone at
888-99-AGGIE (24463) ** venue / ticketing charges could apply.
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