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Lara-Smith card official for May 2

Las Vegas will be the center of the boxing universe Cinco de Mayo weekend and kicking it off a fight card at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino when FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes feature a tripleheader that includes two world championship bouts just one night before Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana” at the MGM Grand. In the 12-round main event, the WBA super welterweight title is on the line when Cuban star Erislandy “The American Dream” Lara (19-1-2, 12 KOs) defends the belt against Las Vegas’ own former world champion Ishe “Sugar Shay” Smith (25-6, 11 KOs).

Plus, lightweight Mickey “The Spirit” Bey Jr. (19-1-1, 10 KOs) will meet hard-hitting Mexican veteran Alan “Explosivo” Herrera (32-5, 21 KOs) in a 10-round matchup and in the televised opener, Argentina’s Jesus Cuellar (23-1, 18 KOs) squares off with former world champion Rico Ramos (23-3, 12 KOs) in a 12-round bout for Cuellar’s WBA interim featherweight world title.

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