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Anselmo Moreno Back in Training, Opponent Unknown

By Jhonny Gonzalez

After taking a few days off to enjoy the carnival festivities in Panama, the World Boxing Association (WBA) bantamweight champion Anselmo "Chemito" Moreno returned to the gym to resume training. The opponent and return date is unkown. He may possibly fight Lorenzo Parra in a bout that was previously postponed several times. Moreno declined an offer of $300K to face WBC/WBO champion Nonito Donaire in the United States. He waits for a larger sum to come through.

Jacques Deschamps, Moreno's rep, is currently in the United States to further discuss a promotional offer that was extended by Golden Boy Promotions. The American company offered a four fight deal worth $1.2 million dollars.

The attorney for Moreno, Roberto Grimaldo, says none of the details for Moreno's next fight are known.

"At the moment, the important thing is that Moreno begins to train and that he is not too heavy," Grimaldo said. "Although Moreno was not weighed upon his arrival or after completing his training routine, he does not appear to be very overweight. Now we look forward to finally confirm who we are going to face so we can establish our strategy for the fight."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by SluggerFan on 03-16-2011

He won't make 300k a fight, it just averages out that way. He will have to earn it by fighting guys like Parra for 150k, then step up the next guy for 250k. then step up further for the third…

Comment by gopi11 on 03-16-2011

[QUOTE=crold1;10240206]Not if the GBP offer reports were accurate. He's essentially being offered a 4-fight deal there that averages just that much. This would suck but its understandable.[/QUOTE] Why am I not surprised that GBP is going down South fast? Oscar…

Comment by devildg on 03-15-2011

We are all dying to see Moreno fight on HBO for Golden Boy

Comment by crold1 on 03-15-2011

[QUOTE=ShoulderRoll;10238252]Moreno won't make $300K with anyone else. This is clear ducking on his part.[/QUOTE] Not if the GBP offer reports were accurate. He's essentially being offered a 4-fight deal there that averages just that much. This would suck but its…

Comment by bluetuazon on 03-15-2011

[QUOTE=BIGPOPPAPUMP;10238154]After taking a few days off to enjoy the carnival festivities in Panama, the World Boxing Association (WBA) bantamweight champion Anselmo "Chemito" Moreno returned to the gym to resume training. The opponent and return date is unkown. He may possibly…

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