Jimenez Communications Inc and Rafael Soto Comunicaciones announced today that the ninth edition of Boxeo La Revista will be available this Saturday, December 19th, as the official program of “Gala of Champions” a world championship card to be held in Ciudad Obregon. The magazine includes stories on world champion Humberto “Zorrita” Soto, his opponent two-time world champion Jesus “Matador” Chavez, as well as features on local idol Alejandro Valdez and Nehomar Cermeno who will be fighting for the WBA Interim bantamweight world championship. The 12-page glossy souvenir magazine also has a feature on former world champion Jose Luis Castillo and top contender Hernan “Tyson” Marquez. “We are very excited about our final official program for 2009 that has so much to offer via our digital issue to boxing fans all over the world. We hope that everyone will enjoy it,” said Rafael Soto, editor of Boxeo La Revista. The digital edition of the magazine can be found here.
The boxing show from Ciudad Obregon, Sonora, Mexico is part of a big doubleheader championship card promoted by Top Rank Inc. and Promociones Zanfer and will be televised live in the United States on pay-per-view by Top Rank Inc from Mexico and the United States.
The main event of the television card will be a middleweight championship clash between Kelly Pavlik and Miguel Espino from the Beeghly Center in Youngstown, Ohio.