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It’s official: Maidana-Josesito meet June 8

The Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif. will be the site of a June 8 Golden Boy tripleheader topped by Argentinean knockout artist Marcos Maidana faces off against Southern California favorite Josesito Lopez in a 12 round fight for Maidana’s WBA intercontinental welterweight belt. The card will also feature a 12-round junior middleweight showdown between all-action warrior Alfredo “El Perro” Angulo and #1 rated WBC super welterweight contender Erislandy Lara and a clash for the vacant WBC super middleweight world championship (recently stripped from Andre Ward) between #1 rated WBC super middleweight contender Sakio “The Scorpion” Bika and#4 rated Marco Antonio Periban. Tickets on sale this Friday at noon PT.

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