WBO president Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel announced today the referees and judges who will work this Saturday in the WBO world title bouts featuring featherweight champion Orlando “Siri” Salido vs. Miguel Angel “Mikey” Garcia and 130ln champion Roman “Rocky” Martinez vs. Juan Carlos “Mini” Burgos to be held at the Theater Madison Square Garden in New York.
The referee for Salido-Garcia will be Benjy Esteves, from United States. The judges for the Salido-Garcia fight are Julie Lederman, John Stewart and Don Ackerman, all from United States. WBO supervisor for this bout will be Valcarcel himself.
Meanwhile, for Martinez-Burgos the referee will be Eddie Claudio. The judges for this bout will be Waleska Roldan, Larry Hazzard Jr. and John Signorile, all from United States. The WBO supervisor for this fight will be Luis Perez, the WBO Ratings Committee Chairman.