Arce, two title bouts highlight Pacquiao-Bradley undercard
Mexican star Jorge Arce and two world title bouts – Mike Jones vs. Randall Bailey and Guillermo Rigondeaux vs. Teon Kennedy – highlight the Manny Pacquiao-Tim Bradley pay-per-view undercard on June 9 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Arce (60-6-2, 46 knockouts), a four-division beltholder from Los Mochis, will take on Puerto Rico’s once-beaten Jesus Rojas (18-1-1, 13 KOs) in the scheduled 10-round co-featured bout to Pacquiao-Bradley.
The scheduled 12-round welterweight bout between Jones (26-0, 19 KOs), of Philadelphia, and Bailey (41-7, 36 KOs), of Miami, will be for the vacant IBF title.
Rigondeaux (9-0, 7 KOs), the WBA 122-pound titleholder from Miami by way of Cuba, will make the first defense of his belt against Philadelphia’s Kennedy (17-1-2, 7 KOs).
All three bouts will be part of the HBO Pay Per View broadcast headlined by Pacquiao-Bradley.