The former Wbc, Wba and Ibf super-Flw champion Cristian Mijares entered this fight with a record of 58-8-2 (26 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.19 lightweight in the world. ‘El Diamante’ Mijares suffered his last defeat when he faced Leo Santa Cruz in 2014 (Santa Cruz vs Mijares), since then he has won nine bouts beating Tomas Rojas (Mijares vs Rojas 2), Rafael Hernandez (Mijares vs Hernandez) and Jesus Arevalo in 2017 (Cristian Mijares vs Jesus Arevalo).
His opponent, Fernando David Saucedo, has a boxing record of 61-7-3 (10 knockouts) and he entered as the No.58 in the same weight class but he comes off the loss against Emmanuel Tagoe (Emmanuel Tagoe vs Fernando David Saucedo); before this bout, in 2017, he had beat Ramon Elizer Esperanza. Mijares vs Saucedo is the main event of the evening. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Oasis Hotel Complex, Cancun, Mexico
Division: lightweight (135 lbs, 61.2 kg)
Mijares’ previous fight: Cristian Mijares vs Jesus Arevalo
Saucedo’s previous fight: Emmanuel Tagoe vs Fernando David Saucedo
Mijares’ next fight: Cristian Mijares vs Wilfredo Vazquez Jr
Mijares vs Saucedo full fight video:
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