Next fight of Leo Santa Cruz is not determined yet.
About a day remains before the rematch of Deontay Wilder (41-0-1, 40 KOs) and Luis Ortiz (31-1, 26 KOs), and on the eve of this event Nevada State Athletic Commission announced the official purses of the main participants in the upcoming boxing evening in Las Vegas. It should be noted that the official purses are not always, and certainly not in this case coincide with reality.
On November 23 in Las Vegas, Leo Santa Cruz (36-1-1, 19 KOs) will fight for the title in his fourth weight category. The Mexican will face Miguel Flores (24-2, 12 KOs), and WBA super featherweight regular belt will be at the stake in this duel. In the main event of the evening Deontay Wilder will face Luis Ortiz.
Leo Santa Cruz (36-1-1, 19 KOs) scored a unanimous decision win over Rafael Rivera (26-3-2, 17 KOs) in the main event of the evening in Los Angeles and defended his WBA featherweight title. After twelve rounds, all three judges counted it 119-109.
Per the California State Athletic Commission, Leo Santa Cruz (36-1-1, 19 KOs) earned one million dollars for his fight at a boxing Saturday night in Los Angeles. The Mexican defeated Rafael Rivera (26-3-2, 17 KOs) and defended his WBA featherweight title.
The live broadcast of the boxing event from Los Angeles, in the main event of which WBA featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz (35-1-1, 19 KOs) will defend his title against Rafael Rivera (26-2-2, 17 KOs). In the US, the fight will be broadcasted on FOX TV channel.