Calderon vs Garcia: Vazquez Jr. and Quintana Added On
Former world champions Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. and Carlos "El Indio" Quintana will see action on the big card which features the return of Ivan "Iron Boy" Calderon, who faces Raul "Rayito" Garcia at the Coliseum Mario "Quijote" Morales in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico Best Boxing promotes the event which is part of the 24th Annual Convention of the World Boxing Organization (WBO).
Calderón (34-2-1, 6 KOs), a former two division champion, headlines against Garcia (30-2-1, 18 KOs), for the interim-WBO 105-pound title.
Former WBO super bantamweight champion Vazquez Jr. (20-1-1, 17 KOs) will take part in a ten round bout. The first fight for Vazquez since the May TKO loss to Jorge "Travieso" Arce.
Meanwhile, Quintana (28-3, 22 KOs), who reigned as WBO champion at 147 pounds, will face an opponent to be determined in a ten round bout for a WBO regional title.
Tickets for this card are now on sale at Ticketcenter (www.tcpr.com) by calling 787 792-5000.
canelo vs quintana seems like a good test for canelo..i guess this means wv2 won't be on the cotto margs 2 cardComment by PRBOXINGCOTTO on 09-20-2011
great card and no quintana can do 3 tune up fights since hes been out for a long time and then give canelo hello not a easy win canelo needs to step up and fight some top fightersComment by Kannabis Kid on 09-20-2011
That actually sounds like a good fight Quintana knows how to box pretty well and is a southpaw. I still think Canelo would break him down with a good body attack and stop him in the later rds 8-9, but…Comment by onechance87 on 09-20-2011
canelo should fight quintana in dec.Post a Comment - View More User Comments (4)