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Caballero vs Burgos Clash Being Discussed For May

By Jhonny Gonzalez

Reports in Panama have revealed that discussions are taking place for a featherweight clash between Celestino Caballero (34-3, 22KOs) and Juan Carlos Burgos (26-1, 19KOs). Rogelio Espino, the legal adviser for Caballero, said their promoter Lou DiBella told them a fight with Burgos was being discussed for the month of May and American network ESPN would televise the bout on "Friday Night Fights." 

"We know he's a very difficult opponent, but Caballero is not going to fight with six-round fighters. The objective from Lou DiBella is for Caballero to look good again on U.S. television. And we are looking for good fights. Burgos is a very good opponent, almost the same height and has big punching power," Espino said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by SluggerFan on 03-02-2011

[QUOTE=Mr. Fantastic;10176867]Lopez already ran away once from Cab, what makes you think he will fight him?[/QUOTE] I don't think Lopez ran away from Caballero! I think he was more interested in fighting better name opponents and then Cabellero looked like…

Comment by *Khan on 03-02-2011

I would actually favor Burgos in this one.

Comment by Mr. Fantastic on 03-02-2011

[QUOTE=onechance87;10176445]winner gets juanma:boxing:[/QUOTE] Lopez already ran away once from Cab, what makes you think he will fight him?

Comment by lopez36 on 03-02-2011

atleast caballero is looking for tough fights,some challenges

Comment by Evil Abed on 03-02-2011

[QUOTE=Eaner0919;10176566]Hase's counter right hook vs Jhonnys bomb of a left hook is very intriguing to me[/QUOTE] Hase's lack of power at 126 might just keep Johnny around long enough to land something big or Johnny's reach might keep him at…

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