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Antonio DeMarco-Wale Omotoso on August 23rd?

According to the World Boxing Council, former WBC lightweight Champion, Antonio DeMarco (30-3-1, 23 KOs) is going to face Wale "Lucky Boy" Omotoso (23-1, 19 KOs), on August 23rd in Tijuana, Baja California.  It'll be Demarco's third fight since losing the WBC lightweight title to American Adrien Broner.

After that defeat, he radically transformed his career, training at the Wild Card Gym in Los Angeles,tutored by astute Freddie Roach. DeMarco is currently ranked number 11th in the super lightweight division by the WBC. He must maintain his winning streak to claim a second title shot.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by New England on 08-18-2014

fun fight. antonio demarco has been in some good ones, and only usually gets outclassed by the very best.

Comment by BennyST on 08-18-2014

What!? Omotoso is a big welterweight. He's got to be close to 6 foot and very solid at that weight. I didn't think he'd be able to even make 140. Risky fight for Demarco though. Omotoso has some issues, but…

Comment by PunchyPotorff on 08-18-2014

Wish DeMarco was more active. Always a great fight when he's in the ring.

Comment by Tyler_Durden on 07-09-2014

Antonio DeMarco always puts on great fights, I hope to see him on Showtime or HBO soon.

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