Super middleweight prospect, Anthony Sims Jr. will meet Roamer Alexis Angulo in Miami on the undercard of Demetrius Andrade and Luke Keeler. The fight will take place at the Meridian at Island Gardens, in Watson Island, Miami on January 30th.
Anthony Sims Jr. (20-0 18 KOs) has put in major work in 2019. He rattled off three wins over Morgan Fitch, Vaughn Alexander, and Mateo Damian Veronas all on the year. He looks to win his first pro title with the WBO Latino Super-Middleweight belt on the line.
“I’m delighted to be fighting for my first belt in Miami. I plan to make it the first of many,” said Sims Jr. “I’ve been ready for this step up for some time and I will prove that I am ready to mix it with the best with a devastating performance on January 30 – it’s time to bring the funk!”
Angulo, who is 25-1 with 22 KO’s, is looking to stop the hype train that is Anthony Sims Jr. He knows Sims Jr. will have a tough test with his pressure and experience.
“I am always well prepared when I step in the ring,” said Angulo. “On January 30, my opponent will be facing the most difficult test of his young career. I will do everything I can so that he fails. I hope many of my fans and fellow Colombians living in Miami will come out to see me give my all.”
Anthony Sims Jr. and Roamer Angulo Bulking The Card
In addition to Sims and Angulo tangoing on the 30th of January, Miami boxing fans are in for a treat with a slew of world title fights. Headlining, Demetrius Andrade takes on the Irishman, Luke Keeler, defending his WBO World Middleweight belt. Tevin Farmer also defends his IBF World Super Featherweight title against JoJo Diaz. Third on the list, Daniel Roman, the unified Super Bantamweight champion, takes on Murodjon Akhadaliev. YouTube stars Jake Paul and AnEsonGib are also making their pro debuts.