Jamal James vs. Juan Carlos Abreu to headline PBC on Friday
Undefeated welterweight prospect Jamal James (17- 0, 9 knockouts) will take on Juan Carlos “Merengue” Abreu (18-1, 17 KOs) in the 10-round main event of Premier Boxing Champions – The Next Round on Bounce TV and BounceTV.com on Friday, Sept. 18 in Winter Park, Florida.
Caleb Truax, who was set to be in the main event against Fernando Guerrero, was forced to withdraw due to medical issues.
The co-main event of the evening will pit Floridian junior middleweight Erickson “The Hammer” Lubin (11-0, 8 KOs) against Orlando Lora (31-5-3, 19 KOs), of Mexico, in a 10-round affair. Televised action begins at 9 p.m. ET on Bounce TV and live streamed on BounceTV.com with 154-pound contender “Silky” Wilky Campfort (20-1, 11 KOs) taking on Ronaldo “Salvaje” Montes (16-2, 14 KOs) in a 10-round bout.
Further undercard action features welterweight Samuel Figueroa (8-0, 4 KOs) taking on Fernando Paliza (4-0, 4 KOs) in a six-round fight, Orlando’s Dennis Galarza (9-1, 6 KOs) battling Bernardo Uribe (14-4, 10 KOs) in eight rounds of junior lightweight action and undefeated welterweight Willie Jones (4-0, 2 KOs) taking on Jamal Harris (3-0, 1 KO) in a six-rounder.