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Guillermo Rigondeaux Inks Extension With Top Rank

by Rick Reeno

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum has advised BoxingScene.com that WBA super bantamweight champion Guillermo Rigondeaux (11-0, 8KOs) has signed an 18 month extension of his promotional contract. Rigondeaux's two-year contract expired after his September 15th decision win over with Roberto Marroquin (22-2, 15KOs).

The two-time Olympic gold medal winner will potentially return on an HBO televised date of December 15th at Marlins Park in Miami, says Arum.

As part of the extension, Rigondeaux will receive a satisfactory increase in his monetary pay per fight.

According to Arum, the new deal calls for a minimum of three and a maxmimum of five fights.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by BetterCallSaul on 10-13-2012

Rigondeaux is such a frustrating fighter. You can tell he is capable of great things. But he plays it too safe and thus is a boring, nonchalant fighter. I have zero interest in seeing him fight.

Comment by PACnPBFsuck on 10-13-2012

[QUOTE=nm2tx32;12599423]that donaire fight also puts rigo #1 in that division[/QUOTE] true, that's assuming he ever gets the chance and wins

Comment by spoonwars on 10-13-2012

[QUOTE=Light_Speed;12598258]Dumb move if he doesn't get the Donaire fight.[/QUOTE] Dumb move if he doesn't get the Pacquiao fight.

Comment by nm2tx32 on 10-13-2012

[QUOTE=PACnPBFsuck;12598282]Golden Boy has the better selection at the 122 division. Donaire is his only money fight, Arce already said he only wants big money fights, maybe TR will cross promote with Rigondeaux.[/QUOTE] that donaire fight also puts rigo #1 in…

Comment by reyes066 on 10-13-2012

rigondeaux is the best 122 in the world

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