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Jorge Melendez vs. Orlando Lora on 3/2 in Las Vegas

By "Mr. Boxing" Giancarlo Oquendo

The hard-hitting Puerto Rican Jorge "Destroyer" Melendez (25-2-1-24 KO's) will be returning to the ring on March 2nd at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. He will be matched against tough Mexican Orlando Lora (29-3-2-19 KO's). Melendez has won his last twelve fights and eleven of those wins were by knockout. The Showtime televised card will be headlined by a WBA lightweight title fight between Sharife Bogere and Richard Abril.

Giancarlo Oquendo is a TV Boxing Analyst for PRSN Network and WQBN 1160am. Follow him on Twitter @mrboxingtab.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by [email protected] on 02-22-2013

Melendez can bag, he is really a heavy handed fighter, and can spark anyone the fu[I]c[/I]k out. He needs to learn how to box though and fix that defense!!

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