Gabriel Campillo Will Return on May 9 in Las Palmas
By Ben Jacobs
Former WBA light-heavyweight champion Gabriel Campillo (22-6-1, 9KOs) will return to the ring on May 9 against fellow Spaniard Ibrahim López. The bout which will take place in Las Palmas in the Canary Islands will be contested over eight rounds at a weight of 83.5 kilos (184 lbs). López is the current Spanish cruiserweight champion however this will be a non-title fight. In Campillo’s last contest he was stopped by Poland’s Andrzej Fonfara in round nine despite leading on two of the scorecards at Chicago’s U.S. Cellular Field.