Weights From Campeche, Mexico
Photos: Rafael Soto/Zanfer
Jorge Arce 121.5 vs. Adolfo Ramos 121.5
Hundreds of fans were in hand for the official weigh-in of the big boxing card that will be held here this Saturday night with three-time world champion Jorge “Travieso” Arce taking on Adolfo Ramos in the main event.
Jorge “Travieso” Arce (55-6-2, 42 KOs) of Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico will headline the card called “La Batalla del año entre Murallas” and face Adolfo Ramos (18-10-1, 10 KOs) of Colombia in the main event that will take place at ‘Estadio 20 de noviembre here in Campeche and that will be televised by Fox Deportes in the United States.
Both fighters came in at 121.5 pounds today for their 10 round fight.
This will be the fifth fight for Arce this year. In January he captured the WBO Super flyweight belt in Mexico City by beating Angky Angkota by technical decision, in April he stopped Cecilio Santos in Ciudad Obregon, Sorona, in July he destroyed Martin Castillo in Tepic, Nayarit and in September he fought former world champion Lorenzo Parra to a draw in Culiacan, Sinaloa.
“It has being a good year for me, and I am looking forward to giving the people of Campeche a great fight. The people here in Campeche have being very nice to me and I hope that they enjoy this great card,” said Arce.
In the co-main event of the night Ramón “Príncipe” García (15-1-1, 10 KOs) of Ensenada, will defend his WBA 108-pound interim belt against Omar “Pastor” Soto (15-6-1, 6 KOs) of Puerto Rico, they both came in at 107 pound today.
In other fights, Jorge Lacierva (37-7-6, 26 KOs) of Mexico City will take on Joksan Hernández 22-2, 15 KOs) of Ensenada in a 10 round super featherweight brawl, the son of the legend Omar “Businessman” Chávez (22-0-1, 16 KOs) of Culiacan, Mexico will take on Ignasi Caballero in a six round welterweight bout and local favorite Ramón “La Cobra” Maas will battle Leopoldo Tiburon Arrocha of Panama in a 10 round super bantamweight boutDecember 17th, 2010
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