HomeBoxingFrank Martin & Jerry Perez Clash In FS1 PBC Fight Night Main Event | FightBook MMA
Frank Martin & Jerry Perez Clash In FS1 PBC Fight Night Main Event | FightBook MMA
April 16, 2021
LOS ANGELES – Undefeated light-weight prospects Frank Martin and Jerry Perez will go toe-to-toe in a 10-round battle that headlines FS1 PBC Battle Night time and on FOX Deportes on Tuesday, April 20 from Shrine Auditorium and Expo Corridor in Los Angeles.
The telecast begins at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT and can see unbeaten middleweight prospect Jose Resendiz sq. off in opposition to Quilisto Madera within the eight-round co-main occasion. The telecast may even characteristic thrilling prospect Atif Oberlton in a lightweight heavyweight attraction in opposition to Jesse Bryan, tremendous middleweight prospect Burley Brooks taking over Cameron Rivera, the professional debut of Travon Marshall in an excellent welterweight showdown in opposition to Christian Marron, and Amon Rashidi assembly Jesus Silverya in an excellent light-weight bout to open the telecast.
The occasion can be promoted by TGB Promotions and can happen with out followers in attendance on the Shrine Auditorium and Expo Corridor, an AEG venue, in downtown Los Angeles.
The 26-year-old Martin (12-0, 9 KOs) added two victories to his ledger in 2020, stopping Tyrone Luckey in December and Reymond Yanong in February. A seven-time nationwide champion as an beginner, together with a primary place end on the 2016 Nationwide Golden Gloves, Martin was raised in Fort Wayne, Indiana and now resides in Indianapolis. Martin has fought professionally since 2017, scoring knockouts in 5 of his first six fights.
Skilled alongside four-division champion Leo Santa Cruz and his household, Perez (13-0, 10 KOs) is using a three-fight knockout streak into this bout on April 20. Most lately the 28-year-old scored a profession greatest victory in blasting out Joshua Zuniga of their October 2020 matchup, profitable by third-round knockout. The Oak Hills, California native had beforehand earned stoppage victories over Tyrone Luckey and Ivan Leon Benitez in 2019.
The 22-year-old Resendiz (11-0, 8 KOs) will make his U.S. debut when he steps into the ring on April 20. Combating out of Nayarit, Mexico, Resendiz has gained eight consecutive fights by knockout, after his first three professional outings noticed him win unanimous selections. In his final combat, Resendiz stopped Joaquin Murrieta within the eighth spherical of their January 2020 conflict.
Born in Mount Vernon, Washington, Madera (12-2, 8 KOs) now resides in Fresno, California as he prepares to face Resendiz. Most lately, Madera gained a unanimous determination over Osbaldo Camacho Gonzales in Could 2019. That victory gave the 28-year-old back-to-back triumphs and wins in 5 of his final six contests total, courting again to 2018.
Oberlton (1-0, 1 KO) made his professional debut on January 30 because the 22-year-old stopped Nathan Sharp within the third spherical. Representing the fighter-rich metropolis of Philadelphia, Oberlton gained the 2018 and 2016 Nationwide Golden Gloves tournaments and reached the finals of the 2018 U.S. Nationwide Championships previous to turning professional. He can be opposed by the 36-year-old Bryan (19-5-2, 15 KOs), who returns to the ring after a choice loss in February of this yr. The Jefferson Metropolis, Missouri native had gained 10 consecutive fights earlier than dropping his final two contests.
Brooks (6-1, 5 KOs) trains with unified welterweight champion Errol Spence in Dallas, Texas underneath the tutelage of coach Derrick James. The 25-year-old Brooks is seeking to bounce again from a break up determination loss to Marco Delgado in his final combat in September. Rivera (8-6-3, 6 KOs) fights out of Fife, Washington and is coming off a TKO victory over Roberto Salas in his final combat.
The 20-year-old Marshall will flip professional on April 20 after a formidable beginner profession. Marshall was born in Landover, Maryland and now resides in Capitol Heights, Maryland as he embarks on his skilled journey. He can be opposed by the 31-year-old Marron (0-1) who fights out of Bakersfield, California.
The 28-year-old Rashidi (8-1-1, 6 KOs) works out of the identical fitness center in Dallas as Spence and Brooks and is coming off a TKO victory over Rynell Griffin in his final combat. He’ll face Silverya (8-6-2, 3 KOs), who’s from Nuevo Leon, Mexico and is coming off a loss to Fazliddin Gaibnazarov in his final combat.
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