Miguel Berchelt will make his return to motion tonight, as the previous 130 lb titleholder strikes up to light-weight to face Jeremiah Nakathila in a 10-round ESPN principal occasion.
Wil Esco can have the protection tonight, with commentary and scoring for the doubleheader coming within the feedback part.
Berchelt misplaced badly to Oscar Valdez 13 months in the past, in a combat the place he’d clearly struggled to make weight, dropping his WBC belt through tenth spherical knockout. Nakathila is coming off of an October win at house in Namibia, which got here 4 months after he was simply routed by Shakur Stevenson. He’s additionally shifting up to 135 for this combat.
The co-feature will see featherweights Jose Enrique Vivas and Eduardo Baez sq. off. There will probably be prelims beginning at 7 pm ET on ESPN+, with Carlos Caraballo, Josue Vargas, Tiger Johnson, Haven Brady Jr, and extra in motion.
Primary Card (ESPN and ESPN+, 10:00 pm ET)
- Miguel Berchelt (38-2, 34 KO) vs Jeremiah Nakathila (22-2, 18 KO), lightweights, 10 rounds
- Jose Enrique Vivas (21-1, 11 KO) vs Eduardo Baez (20-2-2, 7 KO), featherweights, 10 rounds