Jaime Munguia New Opponent D'Mitrius Ballard
Tijuana middleweight Jaime Munguia (36-0, 29 KOs) has a new opponent as he will now face D’Mitrius “Big Meech” Ballard (20-0-1, 13 KOs). Munguia and Ballard will square off Friday, April 23 at The University of Texas at El Paso’s Don Haskins Center and will be streamed live on DAZN.
Munguia was originally scheduled to take on Maciej Sulecki was forced to pull out of the fight due to an injury.
“D’Mitrius Ballard has been deserving of an opportunity like this for a while now,” said Oscar De La Hoya, Chairman and CEO of Golden Boy. “This is the chance to finally demonstrate to the world that he’s ready for the top guys in the division. We wish Maciej Sulecki a quick recovery, but we also we want to emphasize that Ballard is no mere replacement. He’s a real threat.”