Óscar de la Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions company announced that on June 19 there will be a battle between the Polish Maciej Sulecki and the Mexican Jaime Munguía
The Polish Maciej Sulecki was once again considered for the return of the Mexican Jaime Munguía, now for next June 19 in a battle agreed in the middleweight category, according to the Golden Boy Promotions company of Óscar de la Hoya.
The fight was originally planned for April 24 at the Don Haskins Center in El Paso, Texas, with a certain amount of public in the stands, but an injury to Sulecki led to the announcement that Jaime will face D’Mitrius Ballard on the day April 23rd. Ballard was injured and after a new cancellation, he returned to Maciej as a rival for June 19 at the same venue.
“Despite all the changes, we are happy because things have started again regarding the return of Jaime Munguía for this June 19. I am confident that he will deliver a tremendous performance against Maciej Sulecki and show everyone why he deserves a chance to become a world champion in two divisions, “said Oscar de la Hoya, President and CEO of Golden Boy, through a statement.
There was also an addition to the card, which De la Hoya himself confirmed: “At the same time, we are excited to have Bektemir Melikuziev taking on a real test in Gabriel Rosado. If he can look impressive against Rosado, a world championship fight will be right around the corner. “
“I am very excited to be coming back on June 19, ”said Jaime Munguía. “I know it will be a tremendous fight against Maciej Sulecki. I think he is a great fighter. I’m going to try to put up a great fight for everyone in the audience in El Paso, Texas and for everyone who will be watching me from their homes. Thank you very much for your support ”, he pointed out.
“There have been many changes, but I am happy that things will go as planned,” said Maciej Sulecki. “I know that a win against Jaime Munguía will put me on the path to a starting opportunity. That is why securing this fight was very important to me. I feel great, and I’m totally ready to show the world that I can compete against the best in the division, ”added the Pole.
In other bouts, Ibeth Zamora will expose the World Boxing Council Fly Championship to Olympic medalist Marlen Esparza, Blair Cobbs will face Brad Solomon and Mexican Olympian Raúl Curiel will face Ferdinand Kerobyan.