Undefeated Tremendous Light-weight Omar “El Relampago” Juárez will look to proceed his ascent up the 140-pound rankings when he battles Argentina’s Elías “El Macho” Araujo in a 10-round showdown throughout “PBC Combat Night time” on Fox Sports activities this Saturday April seventeenth from Shrine Auditorium and Expo Corridor in Los Angeles.
The bout would be the co-feature for the primary occasion that has former WBC Tremendous Welterweight World Champion Tony “Superbad” Harrison dealing with hard-hitting southpaw Bryant Perrella in a scheduled 12 rounder,
As for the 21-year-old Juarez (10-0, 5 KOs), he’ll return to motion after a 2020 that noticed him add a formidable 4 victories to his resume. This included combating to an eight spherical restrict for the primary time, which he did twice, in profitable unanimous choices over Dakota Linger and Willie Shaw.
The Brownsville, Texas native most not too long ago dropped Raul Chirino thrice in December on his strategy to a devastating first spherical knockout win. His 2021 will kick off with him dealing with Araujo (21-2, 8 KOs), an Argentine fighter who on paper is the stiffest take a look at of Juarez’s profession.
Juarez mentioned of his alternative on U.S. community TV,
“I’m so grateful to be combating as soon as once more FOX PBC Combat Night time. It’s the massive stage that will get me excited and I would like nothing greater than to placed on an awesome efficiency for the followers. It doesn’t get greater than FOX, so imagine me after I say I’m able to let my fingers go.
And, as for being in along with his veteran Mexican opponent ,
“Araujo has a very good file with a variety of expertise, and he has double the variety of fights that I’ve had. Since Araujo has solely fought as soon as within the U.S., I do know he’s coming to combat, so I’m anticipating to go to conflict. This might be my hardest combat to this point in my profession, and I’m going to be prepared for something he brings to the ring.”
Premier Boxing Champions seems to carry Juarez alongside to probably put him in place to combat a legit title contender later this 12 months or in early 2021.