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Melendez, Verdejo PR press conference

Photos: Peter Amador/Top Rank

Saturday’s ‘Solo Boxeo Tecate’ card will take place at the sold out Roger Mendoza Coliseum in Caguas, Puerto Rico, and will be broadcast at 12am ET / 11pm PT on UniMas. In the main event, KO artist Jorge Melendez (27-3-1, 26 KOs) will battle Colombia’s Richard Gutierrez (27-12-1, 17 KOs) in a 10 round light middleweight bout.

Also featured on the card is undefeated jr. lightweight Felix Verdejo (10-0) of Puerto Rico, versus Juan Santiago (14-11-1, 8 KOs), of Colorado in a six-round fight.

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