The Philippines vs Mexico boxing rivarly will be alive and well come January 14th at the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel in Cebu City, Cebu, Philippines. In the main event, highly world ranked Milan Melindo (19-0, 5 KOs) will move up two weight classes to challenge Mexican-American Anthony Villareal (9-2, 4 KOs) for his WBC Youth Intercontinental flyweight title. The bout will be fought at a catchweight of 110 pounds. Melindo is ranked no lower than #5 in all four major sanctioning bodies in the 105 pound weight division. Villareal is coming off of an upset win of then unbeaten Manuel Roman to win his title. In the co-feature world ranked AJ Banal (20-1-1, 16 KOs) will continue his world title quest as he takes on four-time world title challenger Cecilio Santos (24-11-3, 14 KOs) of Mexico. Well renoun ALA Promotions will promote the event.