Rapper/boxing promoter 50 cent is in Panama City to meet with WBA Executive Vice President Gilberto J. Mendoza. He will then be a special guest at tonight’s fight card at Arena Roberto Duran — Gabriel F. Cordero
Tonight’s Unimas card will now begin at midnight ET/11PM PT.
Longtime boxing advisor Rafael “Poyeye” Mendoza of Mexico turned 76 today. Mendoza was recently honored at the last WBC Convention as an “Icon of Boxing.” Some of the world champions he has worked with include Humberto “Chiquita” Gonzalez, Daniel Zaragoza, Gilberto Roman, Oscar Larios, Alexis Arguello, Pipino Cuevas and most recently he helped develop the career of Mexican superstar Saul “Canelo” Alvarez.