Before Canelo vs. Amir Khan on May 7, Golden Boy is starting Cinco de Mayo weekend in Las Vegas with a May 6 free admission Estrella TV card headlined by knockout artist Marvin Quintero (28-6, 24 KOs) taking on Petr Petrov (36-4-2, 17 KOs).
The co-main event features former world title challenger Pablo Cesar Cano facing Alan Sanchez in a 10 round super lightweight bout. Opening the televised portion of the card is Mexico’s Horacio “Violento” Garcia (30-1-0, 22 KOs) against an opponent to be determined.
“Golden Boy Promotions is giving back to all the boxing fans in Las Vegas and kicking off Cinco de Mayo weekend on May 6 with an action-packed night of free boxing to get everyone warmed up for Canelo vs. Khan,” said Golden Boy CEO Oscar De La Hoya. “Golden Boy is committed to bring the best in boxing and the fights featured on May 6 are guaranteed non-stop action between fighters in their prime battling for titles that will get them closer to becoming the next world champions.”
The non-televised portion of the card will be available to stream through Ring TV. It will feature Oscar Cortes, Joet Gonzalez vs. Ricardo Proano and Alexis Rocha.
Marvin Quintero vs. Petr Petrov is a 10-round fight for the NABF and NABA Lightweight title and is presented by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Banner Promotions and sponsored by “Cerveza Tecate, Born Bold.” The festivities begin immediately after the Canelo vs. Khan official weigh-in at the outdoor Toshiba Plaza in front of T-Mobile Arena with the first bout starting at 4:30 p.m. PT. The Estrella TV Boxeo Estelar broadcast will air live on Friday, May 6 at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT and will stream live simultaneously on estrellaTV.com and on YouTube via Fenomeno Studios: youtube.com/FenomenoStudios. The Ring TV live stream will begin at approximately 4:30 p.m. PT through 9:00 p.m. PT