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WBO announces officials

WBO president Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel announced today the referees and judges who will work this Friday and Saturday in the world title bouts (Yesica Patricia Marcos vs Marcela Eliana Acuña and Yesica “La Tuti” Bopp vs Marisa Johana Portillo) in Argentina in an Osvaldo Rivero Promotions presentation. On Friday, at the Teatro Griego Juan Pablo Segundo in San Martin, Mendoza, Argentina, the WBO superbantamweight champion, Marcos (21-0-1, 7 KOs) will make her second defense against former world champion Acuña (37-6, 17 KOs). For this bout the referee will be Hernan Guajardo, from Argentina. The judges for the Marcos-Acuña fight are Uruguayans Hugo de Leon and Anibal Andrade, and Jorge Tripodi, from Chile. WBO supervisor for this bout will be Jorge Molina.

Meanwhile, on Saturday for the fight between the WBO female junior flyweight champion Bopp (22-0, 10 KOs), who is going to defend her title for the ninth time against Portillo (13-6-2, 2 KOs), the referee will be Anibal Andrade, from Uruguay. This fight will be held at the Polideportivo Municipal Monte Hermoso in Buenos Aires, Argentina. he judges for this bout will be Ramon Cerdan, from Argentina, Jorge Tripodi, from Chile, and Hugo de León, from Uruguay. The WBO supervisor for this fight will be Jose Graglia.

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