Mares vs Gonzalez heats up 3 weeks prior to the big championship bout at the StubHub Center in Carson California on Saturday, August 24. The event headline the first title defense of undefeated Abner Mares to his WBC featherweight belt against its former champion and title-holder of the crown Jhonny Gonzalez. An intriguing matchup fans we must see this August!
Tickets for the Mares vs Gonzalez World Featherweight championship started to go on sale July 13th and still widely available at the StubHub Center box office. We are generally suggesting fans to hurry up and order your boxing tickets now to secure seats to this action-pack rumble. We’ve got what are you looking? Get Mares-Gonzalez tickets now selling in outlets and sites online.
Update: The new featherweight titlist Jhonny Gonzalez surprisingly showed a stunning upset to former champion Abner Mares. Photo courtesy of SHOWTIME. Also, congratulations to Leo Santa Cruz for winning the WBC Super Bantamweight title against Terrazas. What a night of action!
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Abner Mares (26-0-1, 14 KO’s) rise up to the spot his standing right now the hard way facing various best fighters in the division. He won his first title in 2011 defeating Joseph Agbenko in a slug-fest clash to grab the IBF Bantamweight belt. Mares snatched the WBC Super Bantamweight World Championship against Eric Morel. Last May 2013, he knocked out Daniel Ponce de Leon to capture the WBC Featherweight World Championship.
Jhonny Gonzalez (54-8, 46 KO’s) is a fan favorite veteran planning to test Mares’ chin this August when he challenge the champion for the title he lost to Ponce De Leon back.
Who’s your bet guys to this great meeting of two great pugilists fight fans?
The boxing event also features the clash of WBC Super Bantamweight champion Victor Terrazas taking on former world titlist Leo Santa Cruz in the co-headline match. Don’t miss to witness the Mares vs Gonzalez live televised on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING®(10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT).