WBO international welterwight champion Vergil Ortiz Jr. will headline a stacked fight card in Frisco, TX, on Saturday when he puts both his title and undefeated mark on the line when battling Egidijus “Mean Machine” Kavaliauskas from Lithuania.
The main event will start sometime in the 11 p.m. ET hour, but it will be preceded by three hours featuring a couple interesting fights. The main card starts at 8 p.m. and will air via live stream on DAZN.
The full card will feature eight including two title fights immediately preceding the main event. Felix Alvarado has an 18-match winning streak dating back to 2014 and will put his IBF junior flyweight title against Erick Lopez. Roger Gutierrez defeated Rene Alvarado for the WBA “regular” junior lightweight title back on Jan. 2 and will look to successfully defend it when the two go at it in the rematch on Saturday.
Ortiz Jr. vs. Kavaliauskas full card
- Main event: Vergil Ortiz Jr. vs Egidijus Kavaliauskas, 12 rounds, welterweights
- Title fight: Roger Gutierrez vs. Rene Alvarado, 12 rounds, for Gutierrez’s WBA “regular” junior lightweight title
- Title fight: Felix Alvarado vs. Erick Lopez, 12 rounds, for Alvarado’s IBF junior flyweight title
- Pablo Cesar Cano vs. Danielito Zorrilla, 10 rounds, junior welterweights
- Alex Martin vs. Josec Ruiz, 10 rounds, junior welterweights
- George Rincon vs. TBA, 10 rounds, junior welterweights
- Leonardo Baez vs. Hector Valdez, 10 rounds, junior featherweights
- Alex Rincon vs. Sanny Duversonne, 8 rounds, junior middleweights