TELEMUNDO “Special Edition” at Miccosukee Resort & Gaming on
Friday, October 27, 2006
Miami, Florida- Boxeo TELEMUNDO will have a “Special
Edition” Championship Boxing on Friday, October 27 at the
Miccosukee Resort and Gaming in Miami, Florida.
In the main event Welterweight Prospect Joel “El Depredador”
Julio of Monteria, Colombia, fighting out of Miami, will
face WBO Latin & WBA FEDECENTRO Champion Cosme “Chino”
Rivera of Culiacan, Mexico in a bout schedule for 12 rounds,
with Rivera’s WBO Latin & WBA FEDECENTRO Welterweight Titles
Julio who is now ranked #5 WBA, #10 WBC and #11 WBO, brings
a record of 27-1-24 KO’s and is trying to get back to the
top of the division facing veteran Cosme Rivera who has a
record of 30-9-2-21 KO’s and is coming off two wins, on
March 24, 2006 he won the WBA FEDECENTRO Title by stopping
local hero Gil “Sugar” Reyes in 7 rounds, and on June 2,
2006, he defeated world ranked contender Felix Flores by
decision in 12 rounds to take Flores WBA FEDECENTRO Title.
Both fights where held at the Miccosukee Resort and Gaming
and televised on Telemundo. This bout is being billed as:
“The Hard Way Back to the Top”.
Also WBO Latin Champion Cecilio “Boga” Santos of Mexico
City, Mexico will face Former WBC International Champion
Alex “Ali” Baba of Accra, Ghana in a very interesting match
up for the IBA World Bantamweight Title. There will be 8
Doors open at 7:00 PM and first bout is at 8:00 PM. Tickets
are now on sale at Miccosukee Resort & Gaming 500 SW 177
Avenue, (Krome Ave & SW 8 St.) Miami, FL Tel- 1800-746-2200,
at all ticketmasters locations and online at
www.ticketmaster.com. The shows Promoters are All Star
Boxing, Inc. “The New Generation” & Tuto Zabala, Jr and the
Julio-Rivera bout is being Co-Promoted by Main Events.
Telemundo will televise the main event live at 11:30 PM.