Rodriguez, whose record stands at 21-2 with 13 KOs, is coming off a win against Gary Antonio Russell, marking his second consecutive victory.
Meanwhile, Lopez’s last fight was in 2022, where he secured a split-decision win over Jobert Alvarez, extending his winning streak to eight fights.
At the weigh in, Emmanuel Rodriguez made the weigh-in limit of 118 lbs after stripping down. He had initially weighed over the limit at 118. 2 lbs.
The same happened for Jonathan Lopez Marcano, as he made the 118 lb limit after stripping down. The fighter had initially weighed-in at 118.2 lbs.
In the other bouts, Kent Cruz weighed over the 140 lb limit at 142.6 lbs. The same happened for Jeronil Borres, as he weighed in at 121.6 lbs when the limit was 121. Both these fighters had an hour to make the weight.
With that being said, here were the results.
Emmanuel Rodriguez (118 lbs) vs. Melvin Lopez (117 lbs) – bantamweight
Gary Antuanne Russell (138.4 lbs) vs. Kent Cruz (142.6 lbs) – super lightweight
Travon Marshall (146.8 lbs) vs. Gabriel Maestre (146.6 lbs) – welterweight
Michael Angeletti (117.8 lbs) vs. Jonathan Lopez Marcano (118 lbs) – bantamweight
Jose Benavidez Jr (158.6 lbs) vs. Sladan Janjanin (160.6 lbs)– middleweight
Damien Vazquez (120 lbs) vs. Jeronil Borres (121.6 lbs) – junior featherweight