Carlos Negron-Epifanio Mendoza is Set For Sept. 2

Former Olympian Carlos Negron will have a hard test on September 2 when he faces veteran Epifanio Mendoza in the 6th edition of the series “A Puño Limpio”, to be held at the Ruben Rodriguez Coliseum in Bayamon, in a PR Best Boxing Promotions (PRBBP) in association with Top Rank Inc., to be televised live on WAPA America.

Negron (13-0, 9 KOs) will make his fourth fight of 2011 and his fourth as a heavyweight against Pineda (31-12-1, 27 KOs), from Colombia, in a six round bout, co-featuring the show. 

Headlining the card, Jose "Chelo" González (16-0, 12 KOs) will defend his WBO Latino Lightweight title in a 10 round fight against Eddie Soto (12-2, 4 KOs). Gonzalez is ranked #8 in the WBO lightweight scene. In another co-feature, former olympian McJoe Arroyo (7-0, 4 KOs) back to the ring in a six rounds 115lb bout. Arroyo doesn't fight since January whe he was hurt in the mouth in his win over Eduardo Melendez.

Another seven fights will complete the card. Tickets are availables at Ticketcenter,, 1 (787) 792-5000.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Kannabis Kid on 08-23-2011

[QUOTE=PRBOXINGCOTTO;11028756]negron is stepping up little by little by next year he will be a force in the division[/QUOTE] Lol only thing stepping up is Mendozas weight class this dude should never have fought higher than 175 he started at middleweight…

Comment by PRBOXINGCOTTO on 08-23-2011

negron is stepping up little by little by next year he will be a force in the division

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