Erislandy Lara (17-1, 11 KO's) vs Alfredo Angulo (22-2, 18 KO's) has been added to the undercard of Maidana-Lopez on June 8th at the Home Depot Center in Carson, CA. The interesting junior middleweight match up adds fire to what is expected to be a very exciting main event, perhaps even fight of the year caliber main event. Lara is a very talented boxer whose sole loss came to the hands of Paul Williams. The loss was very controversial as it appeared that Lara had won the fight to many spectators and media.
Power puncher Alfredo Angulo has an exciting style that loves to push the action. Angulo is coming off two straight wins since his thrilling loss to James Kirkland. Angulo hurt Kirkland in the first round of their fight, and appeared to have him beaten. Kirkland managed to survive, and later cameback to knockout Angulo who had gased himself out trying to get the knockout in the first round. The Lara-Kirkland fight is a great match-up to co-feature Lopez-Maidana.