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Felix vs Robles Card: Korobov, Andre Dirrell, Najera

McAllen, Texas -  Young, dynamic, rising star Jose Felix of Los Mochis, Mexico will take on a big puncher in Geraldo Robles of Durango, Mexico on a Top Rank boxing card at the McAllen Convention Center on Saturday, February 2.

Felix, just 20 years old, is 22-0-1 and is ranked IBF #11. He will take on lightweight Robles who has a record of 18-10 with 9 KOs.

The fight is scheduled for 10 rounds and it will be Top Rank's debut on the new UniMas Network (formerly Telefutura).

First bell is 7:30 pm local time. The telecast will get underway at 10 pm local time.

Felix has won 14 fights in a row, dating to a draw in June, 2010. Felix was born and raised in Los Mochis and comes from a fighting family. He is related to boxing star Fernando Montiel.

Other fighters on the big card include:

-- Super middleweight Andre Dirrell, 20-1, 14 KOs, Flint, Michigan. Dirrell is managed by superstar entertainer 50 Cent.

-- Middleweight Matt Korobov, 18-0, 10 KOs, of Orotukan, Russia. Korobov is a very hard
puncher in his division.

-- Lightweight Ivan Najera, 8-0, 7 KOs of San Antonio.

Eight fights are scheduled.

Tickets are $75 and $50 for VIP table seating and $20 for general admission.Tickets are available at the McAllen Convention Center Box Office and at all Ticketmaster Outlets, including Ticketmaster.com, or 1-800-745-3000.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by ddangerous on 01-25-2013

[QUOTE=jsfd26;12953232]We'll see man. I'm not putting too much faith in him. Hasn't his bro been inactive as fk too? He had that one fight on ESPN and never saw him again. [SIZE="1"][I]Posted from Boxingscene.com App for Android[/I][/SIZE][/QUOTE] We all know…

Comment by .:: JSFD26 ::. on 01-25-2013

[QUOTE=Hitman932;12953444]He had injuries to his leg and hand and he hopes to be back in the ring by April but nothing is for sure yet. He's been working out in Flint. His hand was already a mangled mess before the…

Comment by Hitman932 on 01-25-2013

[QUOTE=jsfd26;12953277]Oh yea he had nn accident. I can't remember what happened tho. [SIZE="1"][I]Posted from Boxingscene.com App for Android[/I][/SIZE][/QUOTE] He had injuries to his leg and hand and he hopes to be back in the ring by April but nothing is…

Comment by ShamrockXpress on 01-25-2013

Speaking of boxing brothers being inactive, what's happened to Anthony Peterson? Has he decided to become a testical massager after the bam bam fight?

Comment by .:: JSFD26 ::. on 01-25-2013

[quote=ShamrockXpress] Quote: Originally Posted by jsfd26 We'll see man. I'm not putting too much faith in him. Hasn't his bro been inactive as fk too? He had that one fight on ESPN and never saw him again. Posted from Boxingscene.com…

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