Mexico comes to Vegas

Photo by Chris Cozzone

Photo: Main eventer Jhonny Gonzalez (45-7, 39 KOs), of Mexico City, poses with the Corona Girls at a press conference held today at the Hilton to announce Wednesday’s “Viva Mexico en Las Vegas” Mexican Independence Day card, Wednesday, Sept. 15. Gonzalez will take on African Australian Jackson Asiku (26-3, 14 KOs), for the IBO featherweight championship. In the co-main, Miguel Roman (30-7, 22 KOs), of Juarez, meets Tyrone Harris (24-6, 16 KOs), of Lansing, Mich., for the IBO’s 130-pound No. 1 spot.

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