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.
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…Post a Comment/View More User Comments (6)