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Bermane Stiverne, John Molina Jr. return on Nov. 14th

Bermane Stiverne is set to make his first ring appearance since losing to Deontay Wilder at the top of the year. John Molina Jr. will also be returning after a seven month suspension.

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Ex-heavyweight titleholder Bermane Stiverne will be making his ring return on Nov. 14 at the Hard Rock Casino & Hotel when he appears on Gary Russell Jr.'s undercard. In the main event, which will be aired on Showtime, Russell Jr. (26-1, 15 KOs) will be making his first title defense against Oscar Escandon (24-2, 16 KOs). But before that, Stiverne (24-2-1, 21 KOs) will be taking on journeyman Derric Rossy (30-10, 14 KOs) in what will most likely be a Showtime co-feature.

This should be a get-well fight for Stiverne after he complained and was subsequently treated for severe dehydration following his loss to Wilder back in January, which cost him his WBC strap.

John Molina Jr. (27-6, 22 KOs) will also be making his return to the squared circle after NSAC dealt out a $90,000 fine and seven month suspension for testing positive for the banned diuretic Furosemide. Molina Jr. failed the post-fight drug test after losing a unanimous decision to Adrien Broner back in March. Molina's opponent has yet to be determined.

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