Photos: Armando Angulo/Quequi Quintana Roo
On Tuesday, a fight was announced between Mexican Wilbert Uicab and Filipino Edren Dapudong for the WBC Silver flyweight championship to be held on September 17 in Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico. The international evening called “Caribbean Rumble” will be promoted by Hector Garcia’s HG Boxing, Pepe Gomez’ Cancun Boxing and Banner Promotions.
The card, which will be televised in some markets by ESPN International, will take place at the Cancun Center and be held within the framework of the bicentennial celebrations of the Independence of Mexico, as Wilbert “Hurricane” Uicab of Yucatan, Mexico will try to snatch the silver belt of Dapudong Edren of the Philippines.
The presser was presided over by WBC Executive Secretary Mauricio Sulaiman. Mexican ring legend Marco Antonio Barrera was also on hand, in a broadcaster’s role.