A pair of action-packed bouts will spotlight dwell streaming motion on the SHOWTIME SPORTS YouTube channel and SHOWTIME Boxing Fb web page this Saturday, December 17 in a Premier Boxing Champions occasion from The Chelsea inside The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
The SHOWTIME BOXING COUNTDOWN present, hosted by award-winning MORNING KOMBAT dwell digital speak present hosts, Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell, begins at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT and can function all motion rising contender Omar “El Relámpago” Juarez battling veteran Austin Dulay in a 10-round tremendous light-weight attraction, and unbeaten teenage prospect Elijah Garcia in an eight-round middleweight duel dealing with Cruse Stewart.
The dwell streaming presentation will precede a SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING tripleheader starting at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT dwell on SHOWTIME headlined by rising undefeated light-weight contenders Michel “La Zarza Ali” Rivera and Frank “The Ghost” Martin clashing in an intriguing 12-round WBA Light-weight Title Eliminator.
Tickets for the occasion, which is promoted by Man Down Promotions and TGB Promotions, are on sale now and could be bought by way of Ticketmaster.com.
The 23-year-old Juarez (13-1, 5 KOs) enters the ring propelled by momentum gained from his efforts inside and outdoors the ring. The one blemish on his file got here from a slender majority choice loss to All Rivera in an exciting bout in June 2021. Since then, the previous standout newbie has gained his final two fights, most just lately incomes a 10-round choice victory over Ryan Karl in February. A local of Brownsville, Texas, Juarez has achieved recognition in his neighborhood by uplifting the state’s youth by way of motivational talking, receiving commendations from the Texas State Senate and the Texas Home of Representatives for his altruism.
Dulay (15-3, 11 KOs) may even step into the ring having gained his most earlier outing, as he scored a primary spherical TKO of Anthony Michael Linenfelser in April. The 27-year-old had misplaced two of his earlier three bouts, dropping bouts in opposition to veteran contender Diego Magdaleno in February 2020 and rising light-weight Jose Valenzuela in December 2021. Combating out of his hometown of Nashville, Tennessee, Dulay gained his first 11 professional bouts, together with his solely different letdown coming in opposition to tremendous featherweight contender Chris Colbert.
Combating out of Phoenix, Arizona, Garcia (12-0, 10 KOs) will look to shut out 2022 together with his fourth victory of the yr, having most just lately knocked out Edgar Valenzuela in October to determine himself as a prospect to keep watch over. The 19-year-old has moved quick since turning professional in 2020, knocking out his first six opponents and 4 of his final 5. He’ll face the 33-year-old Stewart (8-1, 6 KOs), who was born in Illinois however now resides in Maple Grove, Minnesota. Stewart steps again into the ring after dropping a call in opposition to the unbeaten Hakim Lopez in his earlier bout in June.
The non-televised undercard may even embody Cuban bantamweight Joahnys Argilagos (8-1, 4 KOs) in a six-round bout in opposition to Mario Hernandez (10-3-1, 3 KOs) and welterweight Kenneth Sims Jr. dueling Los Angeles-native Rock Myrthil in an eight-round showdown.
Rounding out the lineup is the professional debut of tremendous bantamweight prospect Ray Robinson in opposition to Los Angeles-native Victor Saravia (1-3-1, 1 KO) over four-rounds of motion, plus unbeaten tremendous welterweight Bakhram Murtazaliev (20-0, 15 KOs) dealing with Mexico’s Roberto Valenzuela Jr. (20-3, 19 KOs) in an eight-round scrap.