Be careful for Brandon Figueroa vs Stephen Fulton

This weekend’s super-bantamweight showdown between Stephen Fulton and Brandon Figueroa has the makings of a supreme contest

AT Las Vegas’ Park Theater on Saturday evening (November 27), Stephen Fulton and Brandon Figueroa [above right] are set to collide over 12 rounds. It’s matchup to be applauded and a struggle, we anticipate, to be loved immensely.

Between them, Figueroa (22-0-1) and Fulton (19-0) are but to lose in 42 bouts. On the time of writing, the bookies choose Fulton’s probabilities, making him a 2/7 favorite over his Texan opponent, who’s priced at 5/2. Figueroa, nicknamed “The Heartbreaker” for each his attractiveness and skill to put on down his opponents, is coming off a superb seventh spherical KO of Luis Nery, then 31-0, in Could. And on paper, that may be a superior consequence to something Fulton has to this point achieved.

At 24, Figueroa is enhancing on a regular basis. He also can boast wins over Moises Flores, Yonfrez Parejo and Damien Vazquez. He’s the taller man, at 5ft 8ins, by two inches and he holds the same benefit in attain. However he’s but to satisfy anybody as slick as Fulton and that may very well be an enormous issue right here.

Fulton, who additionally falls brief within the punching division (eight inside schedule wins to his rival’s 17), should work arduous early to get his rival’s respect. That’s his key to victory. If Figueroa has success within the opening rounds, he will likely be very troublesome to shake from a place of management.
This appears to be like a better struggle than the bookies have it however Fulton, a pleasure to look at when in full move, is the choose to win this one over 12 extremely fascinating rounds, utilizing his wonderful boxing at each vary and in shut to regulate sufficient of the motion to triumph on factors.

Showtime are the promoters.

Learn an unique interview with Stephen Fulton right here

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