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Santa Cruz to defend title vs. Roman

Updated: August 14, 2014, 11:18 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Junior featherweight titleholder Leo Santa Cruz will defend his belt against unknown Manuel Roman in the co-feature to welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s rematch with Marcos Maidana on Sept. 13 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Mayweather Promotions and Golden Boy Promotions announced on Thursday.

The other two televised bouts on the Showtime PPV undercard were also announced: lightweight titleholder Miguel Vazquez against Mickey Bey, and Alfredo Angulo against James De La Rosa in ...

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