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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.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Corelone on 07-24-2012

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 [email protected] 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 again

Comment 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…

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