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Jonathan Oquendo: Arce Told Me I'll Get My Title Shot

By Jhonny Gonzalez

Super bantamweight contender Jonathan Oquendo (21-2, 14KOs) said he was promised a title shot, when speaking face to face with WBO king Jorge Arce, who recently traveled to Puerto Rico to receive his title from the World Boxing Organization. Oquendo had recently challenged Arce in the press. When the Mexican champion noticed Oquendo at the WBO's gathering, he approached the Puerto Rican contender.

"He recognized me. He asked if I was Jonathan Oquendo and said, 'You're the one who'll fight me, if God permits.' I said yes. I want that fight," Oquendo told Jessica Andino. "What I want is to fight him and that motivates me to continue working hard. I know I have to fight [him] smart. I can not risk a lot and I have to take it round by round."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by rican4life on 06-10-2011

Now your talking oquendo. Arce is easy to beat. think, be smart you easliy beat arce. But:boxing: If you feed into that bull**** arce like's to do you will get ko'd. :boxing:

Comment by Kannabis Kid on 06-09-2011

[QUOTE=PRBOXINGCOTTO;10672049]Arce putting a beating lol you forgot oquendo been in there with juanma he has more experience then wv2 he will beat arce want to bet when its made[/QUOTE] lmao your such an idiot man you type so much biased…

Comment by AP♠ on 06-09-2011

[QUOTE=Mr. Fantastic;10671992]I hope this lands on the Pac/Marquez undercard. Would be a decent scrap.[/QUOTE] 2 hrs before this thread was announced I had a feeling this fight was going to be made

Comment by Hiei on 06-09-2011

[QUOTE=PRBOXINGCOTTO;10672049]Arce putting a beating lol you forgot oquendo been in there with juanma he has more experience then wv2 he will beat arce want to bet when its made[/QUOTE] vasquez is better then oquendo imo and the way PR boxing…

Comment by PRBOXINGCOTTO on 06-09-2011

Arce putting a beating lol you forgot oquendo been in there with juanma he has more experience then wv2 he will beat arce want to bet when its made

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