The popular series of “Boxeo TELEMUNDO Ford” will make its 2013 debut on Florida’s Space Coast with a show Friday at the Palm Bay Community Center in Palm Bay, FL. This year the series format will consist of three seasons of four consecutives shows. The first series continues March 1st from Foro Polanco in Mexico City, March 8 at Plaza Condesa in Mexico City and March 15 from the Kissimmee Civic Center. The second season will be in the summer and the third in the fall.
In Friday’s main event, WBO Intercontinental bantamweight champion and #5 contender Jose “Miau” Nieves (21-2-3-10 KO’s) of Carolina, Puerto Rico, will put his ranking and title on the line against former WBC Mundo Hispano Champion Danny “El Venado” Flores (14-2-8 KO’s) of Merida, Yucatan, Mexico in a bout scheduled for 12 rounds in another classic battle of Puerto Rico Vs. Mexico.
In the co-feature hard punching undefeated cruiserweight prospect Yunier Dorticos (13-0-13 KO’s) of Havana, Cuba will face Roman Kracik (34-10-1-19) of Czech Republic in a bout schedule for 10 rounds. Dorticos is managed by compatriot major league pitcher Livan Hernandez.
First bell at 8:30 PM, 6 mores fights round off the card. Telemundo Network available in HD will televise the main event at 11:35 PM in the US. Tickets are already on sale at The Greater Palm Bay Chamber of Commerce in Palm Bay, FL or by calling 321-951-9998. Tuto Zabala, Jr. and All Star Boxing, Inc are presenting the event. The Palm Bay Community Center is located at 1502 Port Malabar NE in Palm Bay.