Jr welterweight Hometown hero Victor “Mermelada” Cayo (30-3, 22 KOs) will face unbeaten countryman Vladimir Baez (17-0 with 15 KOs) in an all-Dominican main event on December 17 at the Dominican Fiesta Hotel in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Cayo will be gunning for his second consecutive victory over an undefeated opponent, as he defeated unbeaten Julio DeJesus (15-0, 14 KOs) on August 11. Baez has won four straight by knockout since winning the Dominican domestic belt in 2010.
In the 10-round co-feature will be Daihana Santana (30-6, 14 KOs) will be defending her IBF female featherweight world title against mandatory challenger Helen Joseph (11-1, 6 KOs) of Nigeria, by way of Ghana.
Also appearing that night will be IBF female junior featherweight world champion Katy Pamela “La Super Baby” Wilson (16-1, 9 KOs) making the second defense of her title against Maribel Santana (12-10, 5 KOs).
The undercard will feature power punching Dominican super bantamweight Jonathan Guzman (10-0, 10 KOs), and heavy-handed super featherweight Braulio Rodriguez (10-0, 10 KOs), undefeated super middleweight Felix Valera (3-0, 3 KOs), and light welterweight KO artist Juan Carlos Abreu (13-0, 12 KOs) in separate fights.
Also seeing action will be the “Hawk Flock” undefeated brothers John Jackson (13-1, 12 KOs) and Julius Jackson (13-0, 9 KOs) and undefeated light middleweight Samuel Rogers (11-0, 6 KOs) from the US Virgin Islands will each appear in separate bouts. John and Julius are the sons and Samuel is the nephew of all-time-great slugger Julian “The Hawk” Jackson.
The card is presented by Sampson Boxing and Manguita Promotions.