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Felix Verdejo To Make Eight Round Jump on August 16

By Miguel Rivera

Hot prospect Felix 'Diamante' Verdejo will return to the ring on August 16th as part of an event that takes place at the Coliseo Hector Sola Bezares of Caguas, Puerto Rico. Verdejo will officially take part in his first eight round bout. The card will be promoted by Miguel Cotto Promotions. Verdejo (13-0, 10KOs) was in action on June 7th, when he scored a first round knockout over Engelbert Valenzuela on the Cotto-Martinez undercard at Madison Square Garden in New York.

"We will fight August 16 in Caguas Sola Bezares. We will officially go up to eight rounds," said manager Ricky Marquez to Carlos Narvaez.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by boxing maniac on 06-14-2014

In about a year he'll be ready to take the the WBC lightweight title from over rated Figueroa !

Comment by JFalu on 06-13-2014

Anyone know how to get tickets for this event? I'm going to be in PR that week. Great timing.

Comment by Hougigo on 06-13-2014

He turned pro what.. a year and a half ago? They're building him up way better than Loma.. but Loma gets what Loma wants for signing

Comment by PETUFF on 06-13-2014

[QUOTE=Sttag;14658853]If they keep matching him with tomato cans does it really matter? **** have him fight 20 rds the fights ain't making the 3rd.[/QUOTE] No rush man !!Mexicans fight more tomatoes cans than anybody!! so there no rush !!:boxing::boxing:

Comment by Sttag on 06-13-2014

If they keep matching him with tomato cans does it really matter? **** have him fight 20 rds the fights ain't making the 3rd.

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