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Mayol in Puerto Rico

Joel Colón/PR Best Boxing Promotions
Joel Colón/PR Best Boxing Promotions

By Lee Bates reporting from Puerto Rico

3-time world title challenger Rodel Mayol (pictured hitting the speedbag) is just days away from his rematch and 4th world title challenge against champion Ivan’Iron Boy’ Calderon. Mayol has arrived in Puerto Rico and stated he is ready to win the crown. “I feel really good and well prepared. I’m ready to win the world title,” said Mayol. The “Unbeaten Champions” PPV card is presented by PR Best Boxing Promotions Inc. (Ivan & Peter Rivera) headlined by WBO light flyweight champion Ivan “Iron Boy” Calderon (32-0-1, 6 KOs)rematching No. 1 contender Rodel ‘Kid Rapido’ Mayol (25-3-1, 19 KOs) in the 12-round main event.

WBO super featherweight champion Roman ‘Rocky’ Martinez (22-0-1, 13 KOs) will be making his first title defense in the 12-round co-feature against WBO #9 rated Vincente Martin ‘El Mono’ Rodriguez (25-2-1, 13 KOs).

In a 10-round super flyweight bout Juan ‘Panterita’ Mercedes (23-2, 16 KOs) will take on Jesus ‘Changa’ Martinez (18-6, 11 KOs). Unbeaten 6’6 cruiserweight giant prospect and 2008 Puerto Rican Olympian Carlos Negron (4-0, 4 KOs) will be tested against Larry Carter who has a 100% knockout ratio.

“Undefeated Champions” is being distributed in the United States by Integrated Sports for live viewing at 9 PM/ET – 6 PM/PT on cable and satellite pay-per-view via iN Demand and DirecTV for a suggested retail price of only $29.95. For more information about the “Undefeated Champions” PPV show, go on line to

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