It will be a battle of former world title challengers on July 26th as Juan Carlos Burgos will square off with Daulis Prescott in an ESPN2-televised twelve round bout for the WBO Intercontinental Jr. Lightweight title that will be held at the Thunder Valley Casino Resort in Sacramento, California. Burgos (30-1-1, 20 KOs) battled WBO jr. lightweight champion Roman Martinez to a draw in his last fight. Prescott (26-2, 19 KOs) is coming off an unsuccessful bid for the WBA featherweight crown against Nicholas Walters.
Special guests scheduled to be in attendance will be former world champions Tony “The Tiger” Lopez, Loreto Garza, James Toney and Hall of Fame referee Joe Cortez.
Tickets for this outstanding evening of boxing are $149.50, $124.50, $99.50. $74.50, $59.50, $45.50 & $39.50 and can be purchased at The Thunder Valley Resort & Casino and Ticketmaster.com. Doors open at 5pm with the ESPN Broadcast beginning at 6pm.