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Mijares, Linares return 3/14!

By Gabriel F. Cordero

Cristian Mijares and Jorge Linares will headline the 2009 “KO to Drugs” Festival taking place on March 14th at the Coliseo Centenario in Torreón, Coahuila, Mexico. The prestigious event is presented by the WBA and the State of Coahuila in coordination with KO Entertainment and various sponsors. The principal fights of the night will be Mijares against Nehomar Cermeño for the WBC interim bantamweight title and Linares defend his WBA super featherweight world crown against local favorite Josafat Perez.

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