Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Frankie Gomez Injured, Withdraws From July 20 Card

By Francisco Salazar

Unbeaten junior welterweight Frankie Gomez is off of the July 20th card in Indio, Golden Boy Promotions matchmaker Eric Gomez told Boxingscene.com on Thursday afternoon.
 
According to Eric Gomez, Frankie Gomez suffered an injury to his leg during training, forcing him to withdraw from the card.
 
“We have to wait for a doctor’s report and see where he goes from here,” said Eric Gomez.
 
Frankie Gomez was to face his most challenging fight to date in former world title holder DeMarcus “Chop Chop” Corley.
 
Eric Gomez told Boxingscene.com that the co-feature bout between Randy Caballero and Miguel Robles will be elevated to main event status.

Gomez also confirmed unbeaten prospect Joseph Diaz, Jr. has been added to the card.
 
The Golden Boy Promotions card will take place at the Fantasy Springs Casino Resort in Indio. The card will be televised on Fox Sports Net.
 
Francisco A. Salazar has written for Boxingscene.com since September and has covered boxing in Southern California and abroad since 2000. He also covers boxing for the Ventura County (CA) Star newspaper. He could be reached by email at [email protected] or on twitter at Salazar_soccer

Tags: Frankie Gavin image  
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by -PBP- on 07-12-2013

Damn man. July ****in sucks for boxing

Comment by sicko on 07-12-2013

DAMN! Corley was going to be a good test for him!

Comment by ddangerous on 07-12-2013

That's a shame. I was looking forward to seeing Gomez in against a wily vet.

Comment by any craic lad? on 07-12-2013

Jorge Linares supose too be featuring on the bill

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (4)
Top Headlines Luis Nery Leaves For Japan, Vows To Knock Yamanaka Out Promoter: Superfly encore will pick up where 'Chocolatito' left off Arum: Pacquiao-Matthysse Can Happen Later, But Not in April Mariana Juarez Continues Run, Retains WBC Belt in Mexico City Chocolatito's Manager Firm on May Return, Rules Out Nietes Gary Russell Jr. vs. Joseph Diaz - The Ball is Already Rolling Linares: I'm Confident That I Can Beat Lomachenko! Juan Francisco Estrada Will Aim To Knock Sor Rungvisai Out Arum: I Really Think Joshua's Chin is Suspect, Parker Could KO Him Ricardo Mayorga Hits Texas To Begin Camp For April Return Kell Brook Admits He Hit 'Rock Bottom' After Spence, GGG Losses Eubank Sr. To Eubank Jr. - The Decision Was The Right Decision Imre Szello Got Revenge on Denis Grachev in Hungary George Groves: Eubank Jr. Should Try Something Else, or Perform WBC Welterweight Tournament - Eight Fighters Announced Frank Warren is Eager To Do Billy Joe Saunders vs. George Groves Daigo Higa, Ken Shiro Title Bouts Added To Murata-Blandamura Bellew Urges Eubank Jr. To Make Big Changes After Groves Loss Humberto Velazco With Big KO Win Over Thomas Williams Jr. Weekend Review: Groves Proves His Level, Eubank Jr. Sinks Bivol Believes Barrera's Reason for Picking Him Over Kovalev Porter To Thurman: You Ran in Our Fight & You're Still Running! Garcia on Spence: I Don’t Duck Nobody; It'll Eventually Happen George Groves vs. Chris Eubank Jr. - Afterthoughts Shane McGuigan: Eubank Jr. Must Reassess, Get Rid Of Cowboys BBBofC Round-Up: Wale, Dickens, Ward, Benn, Selby, More Chris Eubank Jr. Would Consider Returning To Middleweight Teofimo Lopez To Return on Crawford-Horn Undercard Arum Explains Why Lomachenko-Linares Being on HBO is a 'Waste' Callum Smith Expects Braehmer To Present Some Problems George Groves - The Emotion and The Logic Danny Garcia: I Want Thurman, It's On Him, Whenever He's Ready McGregor Trolls Mayweather Over Failed Bid To Lure Him To UFC Ugas Motivated To Shock Experts, Topple Errol Spence For IBF Belt Video: Jermell Charlo Talks 154 Division, Andrade, Lubin, More Alberto Machado vs. Rafael Mensah Purse Bid Set For March 2 Alexander: I Absolutley Beat Victor Ortiz - I Gave Him Three Rounds Groves May Request New WBSS Date if Injury Needs Time To Heal William Silva Tops Card on March 3 in Clearwater, Florida Video: Paulie Malignaggi Breaks Down Garcia's Win Over Rios
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement