Junior welterweight Timothy Bradley will move up to the welterweight division to fight Luis Carlos Abregu in his hometown of Palm Springs, California. Bradley is being pushed as the new star of boxing and his promoter Gary Shaw is trying to get Bradley to fight Manny Pacquiao and any other big name in boxing. This will be Tim Bradley’s HBO boxing debut his original opponent was scheduled to be Marcos Rene Maidana but Maidana had to pull out because of an injury.
Another rising star Alfredo “El Perro” Angulo will fight on the card against slick boxer Joachim Alcine from Montreal, Canada.
HBO Boxing After Dark Card: Welterweight Timothy Bradley vs. Luis Carlos Abregu and Junior middleweight fight Alfredo Angulo vs. Joachim Alcine.
Saturday July 17, 2010 @ 9:45 PM ET/ 6:45 PM PT on HBO.
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