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Edgar Sosa vs. Giovani Segura Lands in Zitacuaro

By Rafael Soto

The fight has finally found a home. Edgar Sosa (48-7-0, 29 KOs) will face the "Aztec Warrior" Giovani Segura (29-2-1, 25 KOs) on May 18 at the Plaza de Toros Ëloy Cavazos in Zitácuaro, Michoacán. The fight will be televised by Azteca 7 and promoted by Zanfer Promotions. Sosa will risk his WBC silver flyweight world championship, and his mandatory short to face Japan's absolute world champion Toshiyuki Igarashi. Segura is looking to reclaim his top position at the weight, which he lost after getting knocked out by Brian Viloria in December 2011.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by cleming on 04-26-2013

Igarashi just lost to Yaegashi, so the Sosa-Segura fight winner VS Yaegashi. That sounds great too.

Comment by nycsmooth on 04-26-2013

this will b 1 heck a va bout...Sosa really established himself ,higher w/the fast ko of Solis...tuff 1 2 pick...le't c what the layoff'ss done 2 Segura...

Comment by Joey_Torreo on 04-26-2013

My family is originally from Michaocan so it's really nice to see that alot more known fighters are staging their fights in that state and hopefully this trend continues

Comment by Hougigo on 04-25-2013

Segura making his comeback

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