Felix Verdejo Faces Lauro Alcantar on Garcia-Burgos

By Miguel Rivera

Puerto Rican Olympian Felix Verdejo (9-0, 6 KOs) has an opponent for his next fight. He will face another undefeated prospect, Lauro Alcantar (8-0, 1 KO) of Mexico. The fight will be part of the Mike Garcia-Juan Carlos Burgos undercard on January 25th from the Theater in New York's Madison Square Garden. Verdejo turned pro in December 2012 and fought eight times in 2013. He hopes to stay just as busy in 2014.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by PR ESQ. on 12-19-2013

[QUOTE=boricuajr23;14052215]Lomachenko vs Verdejo in a few years. Rematch of the 2012 Olympic games. I can see this being Top Rank's target.[/QUOTE] ^^^^ good posts! Verdejo was by Lomachenko's own admissions his toughest amateur fight so I can definitely see this…

Comment by boricuajr23 on 12-19-2013

Lomachenko vs Verdejo in a few years. Rematch of the 2012 Olympic games. I can see this being Top Rank's target.

Comment by Elinmortal on 12-19-2013

this kid will be bobs new cash cow:usa2:

Comment by tyotfo on 12-19-2013

I see Verdejo as top ranks best prospect

Comment by Golovkin on 12-19-2013

[QUOTE=AgainstTheRopes;14051334]Hoping so. Not a Puerto Rican but I'd like see another star emerge from there to reenergize that great fanbase.[/QUOTE] Same man. PR boxing seems to be at an all time low right now. I want to see that PR-Mexico…

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