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Felix Lora To Face Edis Tatli on March 9th in Espoo

By Per Ake Persson

Felix Lora, a dangerous journeyman from Dominican Republic but now based in Barcelona, Spain, will defend the WBA I/C lightweight title March 9 in Espoo, Finland, against Edis Tatli, 19-0.

A pro since 2003 Lora has racked a number of upset wins and the losses are on the road against tough opponents. He won the title with an upset win over the previously undefeated Massimiliano Ballisai. Tatli, a good boxer but not a puncher, just relinquished the EU title and is in tough in this matchup.

Cruiserweight Juho Haapoja is featured in the semifinal on this P 3 Boxing promotion.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Slowhand on 02-07-2013

Both fights should be very entertaining, Tatli is very quick - hands and feet - and technical and Haapoja is planning to go back to his all out brawling style after taking a beating from Masternak. Tatli must be very…

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