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Sabillo-Rodriguez officials named

WBO president Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel announced today the referee and judges who will work this Saturday, March 22, in the world defense of the mini-flyweight titlist Merlito Sabillo facing Francisco Rodriguez Jr., to be held at the Arena Monterrey in Monterrey, Nuevo leon, Mexico, in a Promociones Zanfer presentation.

For this fight, where Sabillo (23-0-1, 12 KOs), from Phillippines, is going to make the third defense of his WBO 105 pounds crown against the #9 ranked, Rodriguez Jr., from Mexico, the referee will be Eddie Claudio, from United States. The judges are Adalaide Byrd and Glen Feldman, both from United States, and Mexican Victor Salomon. The WBO supervisor for this fight will be Luis Perez.

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