Sadam Ali and Anthony Peterson will be televised in separate bouts on Showtime Extreme on Saturday in advance of a Showtime tripleheader topped by RING 140-pound champion Danny Garcia’s non-title bout against Rod Salka at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
Golden Boy announced the addition on Tuesday to a card that includes IBF 140-pound beltholder Lamont Peterson against Edgar Santana, and middleweight Danny Jacobs opposite Jarrod Fletcher.
Ali (19-0, 12 knockouts), a welterweight prospect, will face Jeremy Bryan (17-3, 7 KOs), and Anthony Peterson (33-1, 21 KOs), a former lightweight contender, is being match against Edgar Riovalle (37-18-2, 26 KOs) on a broadcast that will begin at 7 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast).
Then, at 9 p.m. ET/PT (delayed on the West Coast), the tripleheader will begin.
Also in action on the card in non-televised bouts will be junior welterweight Zachary Ochoa, as well as 2012 Olympian light heavyweight Marcus Browne and super middleweight D’Mitrius Ballard.
VYACHESLAV GLAZKOV-DERRIC ROSSY UNDERCARD
Light heavyweight Robert Berridge (24-1-1, 20 KOs) will face Vasliy Lepikhin (15-0, 8 KOs), and heavyweight Joseph Parker (9-0, 8 KOs) meets Keith Thompson (7-2, 4 KOs) on the undercard of Saturday’s heavyweight main event between Vyacheslav “Czar” Glazkov (17-0-1, 11 KOs) and Derric “El Le├│n” Rossy (29-8, 14 KOs) from the Sands Casino Hotel in Bethlehem, Pa., Main Events announced on Tuesday.
Glazkov-Rossy is being televised on NBCSN Fight Night.
WARRIORS BOXING SIGNS JOSE FELIX QUEZADA
Chicago lightweight Jose Felix Quezada (3-0, 2 KOs), who is 19, has signed with Warriors Boxing, the promotional company announced on Tuesday.