Jessie Magdaleno To Return To Action on October 25th

By Francisco Salazar

Super bantamweight Jessie Magdaleno is scheduled to return to the ring on October 25, Frank Espinoza told

Espinoza manages Jessie Magdaleno and his older brother, Diego.

Magdaleno will face an opponent to be determined in an eight or 10 round bout at Selland Arena in Fresno, Calif. Also fighting on the Top Rank Promotions card will be unbeaten Jose Ramirez in a scheduled eight round bout.

Magdaleno (19-0, 15 KOs) is coming off a seventh round technical knockout over Carlos Rodriguez on August 2 in Las Vegas, Nev. It was the sixth consecutive knockout victory for Magdaleno.

The 22-year-old Magdaleno is trained by Joel Diaz.

UniMas will televise both bouts live on the East Coast on a "Solo Boxeo" telecast.

Francisco A. Salazar has written for since September of 2012 and has covered boxing in Southern California and abroad since 2000. He also covers boxing for the Ventura County (CA) Star newspaper, RingTV, and Knockout Nation. He can be reached by email at [email protected] or on Twitter at FSalazarBoxing    

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by richardt on 09-02-2014

What they hell are they frightened of????? So now another TBA! There are more prospects fighting prospects now than in a long time - yet his team is frightened of taking off his training wheels and the steady gravy train…

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