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Juan Diaz To Make Ring Return on April 13 in Texas

By Edward Chaykovsky

Leija Battah Promotions has announced that former lightweight king Juan Diaz (35-4, 17KOs), 29-years-old, will be making his return to the ring on April 13th in Corpus Christi, Texas. The card will be co-promoted by Golden Boy Promotions. Diaz has not fought since suffering a twelve round decision loss to Juan Manuel Marquez in July of 2010.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by paulf on 02-23-2013

Did he drop out of Dartmouth? I mean, I know the prospects for lawyers over the next decade are terrible, but damn, son. It's like Mannie Phresh trying to come back to the rap game or something. He was cool,…

Comment by Capaedia on 02-23-2013

I think he should've retired after being out-Juaned by Marquez for the first time. He may have been competitive but he took a hell of a beating.

Comment by DAN916 on 02-23-2013

Surprised he stayed away as long as he did... guess the lawyer thing isnt paying the bills.

Comment by BOLLOCKS on 02-23-2013

[QUOTE=MJ406;13072715]will Juan return at LW or 140?[/QUOTE] Heavyweight.

Comment by MJ406 on 02-23-2013

will Juan return at LW or 140?

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