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Al Haymon inks Javier Fortuna, two other prospects

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Javier Fortuna and two more fighters are joining Al Haymon's growing ranks.

Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports

Al Haymon has three new names to add to his "managerial" stable, as he's signed a trio of fighters aligned with Sampson Lewkowicz's Sampson Boxing: super featherweight Javier Fortuna, plus super bantamweight Jonathan Guzman and Oscar Escandon.

Fortuna (25-0-1, 18 KO) is the most advanced of the three fighters, as he's generally considered a contender at 130 pounds, but has been frustratingly inconsistent in his performances. On some nights -- such as his fights with Yuandale Evans and Cristobal Cruz -- he's looked dynamic and spectacular. In other fights -- for instance, his bouts with Patrick Hyland and Luis Franco -- Fortuna has appeared rather pedestrian.

The 25-year-old Dominican southpaw still has a lot of upside, though, and the 130-pound division isn't particularly strong at the moment past Takashi Uchiyama and Mikey Garcia (and maybe Rances Barthelemy, another Haymon fighter).

Guzman (16-0, 16 KO) is another Dominican fighter, and also 25 years old. Though his record is pretty in the parentheses, he's faced no competition thus far that could even be considered halfway legitimate. Escandon, 30, is the oldest of the group, a Colombian fighter with a record of 23-1 (16 KO). His lone loss came in August 2013, a split decision against former title challenger Nehomar Cermeno.