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Chemito Moreno-De La Mora set to fight in Mexico on 4/21

By Miguel Rivera

BoxingScene.com has confirmed with Antonio Lozada of Baja Boxing that a deal has been reached for Anselmo "Chemito" Moreno (32-1, 11KOs) to defend his WBA bantamweight title against David "Morita" De La Mora (24-1, 17KOs) on April 21 in either Mexico City or Cancun. The fight is going to take place on a Showtime televised card, which already features bantamweights Abner Mares and Eric Morel facing off in the main event.

"It's going to be a tricky fight with Moreno. The Panamanian is not the "regular" champion, he is the super champion [of the WBA] and that indicates the level of his quality. However, we have confidence in our fighter, who has grown in all respects after his experience with Koki Kameda. I sincerely believe that Tijuana will have a new world champion on the 21st of April," Lozada said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by {Pito} on 02-25-2012

Chemito is so confident in his abilities to box that he can go to anyone's backyard and come out on top. Still i would like to see other top boxers matched up with him. Granted his style lends longevity but…

Comment by LeadUppercut on 02-25-2012

[QUOTE=DempseyRollin;11821477]morita isnt anything special esp in a very deep bw division.[/QUOTE] What style ? I'm guessing pressure/volume puncher ?

Comment by 4Corners on 02-25-2012

Decent fights. Hopefully they fight each other in August or September next. Mares-Moreno in September during Mexican Independence weekend would be a big fight.

Comment by Kagami Taiga on 02-25-2012

morita isnt anything special esp in a very deep bw division.

Comment by LeadUppercut on 02-25-2012

[QUOTE=any craic lad?;11820782]Dont really know too much about De La Mora but ya gotta respect Chemito for going into to his opponents backyards so much[/QUOTE] Me neither, but it'll be great to see Chemito back in the ring. It suxx…

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