Raymundo Beltran and Roman "Rocky" Martinez will fight in a lightweight title eliminator in one of the featured bouts on the Timothy Bradley Jr.-Manny Pacquiao undercard on April 12, Top Rank promoter Bob Arum told ESPN.com on Thursday.
It took all the resolve Darren Barker possessed, but he outbanged Daniel Geale to earn a belt and the respect that could lead to more big fights in a hot middleweight division.
Kiko Martinez kept his foot on the pedal from start to (big) finish, taking off with Jhonatan Romero's 122-pound title in Saturday's sixth-round TKO win at Atlantic City, N.J.
It was a decent club fight with both guys giving it what they had, but while a draw was a perfect result for Jose Luis Araiza, it was a disappointment for Jesus Rojas
After seemingly getting his life together and on Saturday notching yet another convincing win, Mike Alvarado appears ready to be matched against a top contender.