Burgos vs. Martinez/Beltran For Broner's Belt is Possible
By Rey Colon
The President of the World Boxing Organization, Francisco "Paco" Valcarcel, does not rule out the possibilty of Juan Carlos Burgos facing the winner of Roman "Rocky" Martinez vs. Miguel Beltran Jr. for the vacant WBO super featherweight title. The title became vacant last Friday when Adrien Broner failed to make weight for his weekend bout with Vicente Escobedo.
Martinez (25-1-1, 16 KOs) vs. Beltran Jr. (27-1, 17 KOs) takes place on August 4th at the Ruben Rodriguez Coliseum in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. Ivan Rivera, the President of Puerto Rico Best Boxing, has confirmed to BoxingScene.com that Burgos (30-1, 20 KOs) will travel over to Puerto Rico to sit ringside for the fight.
They left out a couple of guys in this give away. Why not spread it out with a tournament type selection and get some Cubans and Japanese into the picture? These Vacant title fights are either a promotion for a…Comment by ChampBox@PR on 07-24-2012
If ring rust doesnt afect Rocky he will KO both this dudes without much problems!!Comment by .:: JSFD26 ::. on 07-24-2012
Not all sold on Burgos just yet but I'll watch.Comment by PRBOXINGCOTTO on 07-24-2012
rocky will be champ againComment by EdWins on 07-24-2012
Burgos been one of my favorites since his loss to Hasegawa. Because even tho he lost that fight he held his own against one of the best fighters in the world, and he's still a young buck. Can't wait to…Post a Comment/View More User Comments (8)