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Arce-Vazquez Rematch Uncertain With Donaire Factor

by Rey Colon

The outlook for a rematch between WBO super bantamweight champion Jorge 'Travieso' Arce and Wilfredo 'Papito' Vazquez looks uncertain because the Mexican champion has expressed interest in going down to 118-pounds to fight for the WBC crown, which is currently held by Filipino Nonito Donaire, who also holds the WBO's version in that division.

According to reports, Donaire, is possibly going to defend the title in November and Arce's name has been mentioned as a possible candidate. And the WBO is not opposed to Arce dropping down to 118-pounds.

On the other hand, we've learned that discussions are still ongoing to possibly place a Vazquez vs. Arce rematch on the December 3 undercard at New York's Madison Square Garden, where Miguel Cotto will defend his WBA junior middleweight title against Antonio Margarito in the main event.

Vazquez's name has also been mentioned for a potential WBO final eliminator against countryman Jonathan Oquendo, and that fight would take place on October 1 in Puerto Rico with Juan Manuel Lopez returning in the main event.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by quique24 on 08-09-2011

[QUOTE=LilGizmo;10961839]Hell why not just make it the ultimate Mexico vs puerto Rico card and add Lopez vs salido 2 on the card, I bet it would do more than 1.5 mil ppv buys.[/QUOTE] No way can they afford to make…

Comment by quique24 on 08-09-2011

Arce's managers should be thrown in jail if they allow him to get in the ring with donair at this stage in his career. Arce was once a great warrior and still has the heart of a warriror but he…

Comment by Ringlife on 08-08-2011

Hell ya! I hope they put Arce vs Vazquez on the undercard of Cotto vs Margarito instead. I posted that a couple of days ago I would rather see that than to see Arce drop down in weight at 118…

Comment by mshap on 08-08-2011

agree that Donaire tramples Arce and then takes out Vazquez -- neither are in his class, period

Comment by nycsmooth on 08-08-2011

As f this PM I've heard it's a solid for the Cotto show on dec 3...we'll see...good place for it

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