by Jhonny Gonzalez
Th world bantamweight champion of the World Boxing Association (WBA), Anselmo "Chemito" Moreno, is down to 123-pounds. The boxer is only five pounds away from the bantamweight limit. He defends his title against Lorenzo Parra on June 17 at the Arena Roberto Duran in Panama. Moreno went through a hectic diet and training schedule. He sparred for six rounds on Sunday and went through a few minor exercises. For the next few days, he plans to focus on bringing his weight down slow and to hold his weight near the limit in a safe manner.
Tags: Anselmo Moreno , Lorenzo Parra , Moreno-Parra , Moreno vs Parra