Former Mexican world champion Miguel “El Alacrán” Berchelt will return to the floor to face Namibian Jeremiah Nakathila, in a 10-round fight, in the lightweight division, which will take place this Saturday at Resorts World Las Vegas. , in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The fight is organized by the Top Rank company and will be televised on ESPN.
For “El Alacrán” Berchelt, the former super featherweight world champion of the World Boxing Council (WBC), the most important thing at this time is to make a new beginning. After reigning at 130 pounds for more than four years, he has set his sights on conquering the lightweight division.
This Friday, the official weigh-in for this card took place with Berchelt weighing in at 135 pounds, while Nakathila stopped the pendulum at 133.6 pounds. Berchelt will enter this fight with a record of 38-2, with 34 knockouts, while Nakathila will do so with 22-2, 18 knockouts.
In the main undercard bout of this evening, José Enrique Vivas weighed in at 125.8 pounds for his matchup against Eduardo Báez, who weighed in at 126.6 pounds.