The Return has some company.
Two fights have been added to the undercard of the Miguel Cotto vs. James Kirkland junior middleweight bout on Feb. 25 at The Ford Center at The Star in Frisco. The 12-round fight is billed as “The Return.”
The boxing event will be distributed on HBO pay-per-view beginning at 8 p.m.
The co-feature bout will have reigning WBA world super bantamweight champion Guillermo “El Chacal” Rigondeaux (17-0, 11 knockouts) in a mandatory 12-round WBA title defense against WBA interim titleholder Moises “Chucky” Flores (25-0, 17 KOs).
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Also on the undercard will be WBC Youth World super bantamweight champion and Golden Boy Promotions top-flight prospect Diego De La Hoya (16-0, 9 KOs) against Cuban pugilist Yoandris “El Nino” Salinas (21-2-2, 14 KOs) in a 10-round super bantamweight fight.
Ticket prices range from $29 to $304, not including service charges and taxes, and are on sale now at all Ticketmaster locations, online at Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000 and at the AT&T Stadium box office.
This is the first boxing event to be held at The Star, which opened in August 2016. The Ford Center seats 12,000 for football but can be reconfigured for boxing.
The Dallas Cowboys are hosting the event along with Roc Nation Sports and Miguel Cotto Promotions.