By Lee Bates
With about a week to go before their showdown WBO Junior featherweight champion Juan Manuel ‘Juanma’ Lopez (24-0, 22 KOs) and WBO bantamweight champion Gerry Penalosa (54-6-2, 36 KOs) easily made the 7 day pre weigh-in limit. Lopez scaled in at 126.2 pounds while Penalosa scaled in at 126 even. “Champion vs. Champion’ will take place at the Coliseo Rubén Rodríguez in Bayamón, Puerto Rico Saturday April 25th. Top Rank and PR Best Boxing(Ivan & Peter Rivera) will promote the event while HBO will televise. Tickets can still be purchased by calling the Ticket Center at (787) 792-5000 or in person Monday April 20th at the Coliseo Rubén Rodríguez from 10AM-5PM.