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Soto faces Lara this Friday in Mexico City


After a successful season opener last Friday, Boxeo TELEMUNDO Ford returns this Friday, March 1st from Foro Polanco in Mexico City, Mexico. In the main event #4 WBO, #3 WBA flyweight Omar “El Lobito” Soto (23-9-2, 15 KOs) of Hidalgo, Mexico faces WBC CABOFE champion Ulises “El Ratoncito” Lara (12-12-2, 6 KOs) of Mexico City in a clash scheduled for 12 rounds with the National Mexican flyweight title at stake. Also in action is former world title challenger Alejandro “Payasito” Hernandez (24-9-2, 13 KOs) who returns after a year layoff to face compatriot Jesus “Che-Che” Santillan in a bout scheduled for 8 rounds in the jr. featherweight division.

Five mores fights are scheduled, first fight at 8 PM. Telemundo will televise the main event at 11:35 pm. Tickets are already on sale at Foro Polanco and Tel 53259000. The show is being presented by Tuto Zabala Jr, All Star Boxing, Inc in association with Producciones Deportivas and RB Producciones.

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