Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Diaz Eyes February First Defense, Teiken Has Two Options - Boxing News
Advertisement
BoxingScene Archive
• Boxing Articles
• Boxing Interviews
• Breaking News
• Boxing Press Releases
• Boxing Results
• World Boxing News
Follow BoxingScene
 
Search BoxingScene

>>>Advanced Search<<<
• Register A Free Account
• Account Login
• Boxing Schedule
• Boxing Champions
• Boxing Downloads
• Boxing Forums
• Boxing News Wire
• Boxing Photos
• Boxing History
• Boxer Search
• Fantasy Betting
• Feedback
• Fitness and Health  
• Free Homepage
• Mixed Martial Arts
• Pound For Pound
• Upcoming Fight Archive
                                                                                                                                                            ...............

 Last update:  11/1/2012       Read more by Ernesto Castellanos         
   
Diaz Eyes February First Defense, Teiken Has Two Options
Share Click Here To Email Printable version Search BoxingScene Database 

By Ernesto Castellanos, notifight.com

WBC super featherweight champion Gamaliel "Platano" Diaz (37-9-2, 17KOs) received a hero's welcome when he arrived back home to Mexico City. A few days ago in Japan, Diaz managed to pull off one of the biggest upsets of the year when he won a twelve round unanimous decision to capture the WBC crown from heavy favorite Takahiro Aoh.

Diaz's promoter, Dr. Fausto Daniel Garcia of Boxeo de Gala, announced that Diaz would make the first defense of his title in in February. They were aiming for a December return, but during the fight Diaz suffered a cut above his right eyebrow and he also injured his right elbow.

There is no confirmation on where Diaz will return. In order to secure the fight with Aoh, Diaz and his promoter had to give two future options to the Japanese boxer's promoter, Mr. Honda of Teiken Promotions. Honda may put together an immediate rematch with Aoh or set up another contest.

Tags: Gamaliel Diaz


 

 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by Hougigo, on 11-01-2012
[QUOTE=Carlos Alberto]I hope the WBC keeps its word and gives Thompson his shot. He's won like ten fights in a row (including the fight against Jorge Linares)!!![/QUOTE] It's the WBC.....I doubt it

comment by Carlos Alberto, on 11-01-2012
I hope the WBC keeps its word and gives Thompson his shot. He's won like ten fights in a row (including the fight against Jorge Linares)!!!

comment by Hougigo, on 11-01-2012
There goes a Uchiyama unification

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (3) 

   
 Top Headlines
 Advertisement
 
 MMA Headlines
 
 Related Articles
  Canelo To Lara: Best Cuban Boxe...
  Canelo-Lara Signed Glove Giveaw...
  Mayweather-Maidana II Press Tou...
  Juanma: Experience Advantage Wi...
  Matthysse To Return on Septembe...
  Shane Mosley Jr. To Return on R...
  IBF Orders Caballero vs. Hall F...
  Herrera Hopes Perez Win Leads T...
  Mayweather Says Maidana Rematch...
  Juanma Interested in Facing Gam...

 Latest Active Forum Threads
Latest Active Threads
 Advertisement

 


Advertisement



Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright © 2003-2013 BoxingScene LLC. All rights reserved.