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Leo Santa Cruz Gets Green Light For November 2

By Miguel Rivera

The World Boxing Council has given WBC super bantamweight champion Leo Santa Cruz (25-0-1, 15KOs) permission to make a voluntary defense of his title on November 2nd, but ordered the winner of the November match to face former champion Cristian "Diamante" Mijares next. Santa Cruz captured the title last month with a third round TKO of Victor Terrazas. The WBC has made Mijares the mandatory challenger to the title. The Santa Cruz-Terrazas winner was previously ordered to face Mijares, but the WBC approved Santa Cruz's request to make a voluntary on the November date.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by richardt on 09-19-2013

[QUOTE=lopez36;13763941]of course we'd rather see him against a quality fighter,but the point we trying to make is we just want to watch him regardless of who he's fighting[/QUOTE]That doesn't work for me. I can watch mismatches on Telefutura every Saturday…

Comment by bojangles1987 on 09-19-2013

[QUOTE=-MAKAVELLI-;13763321]dont care who its against...nov 2 is circled..Leo is a must watch for this fight fan[/QUOTE] Yep. He could fight someone out of the crowd and I'd watch in a heartbeat.

Comment by The Big Dunn on 09-19-2013

love watching santa cruz. tough guy, throws a lot. I hope showtime starts putting him on the semi main of the big ppv's from now on.

Comment by ddangerous on 09-19-2013

[QUOTE=-MAKAVELLI-;13763321]dont care who its against...nov 2 is circled..Leo is a must watch for this fight fan[/QUOTE] Hell yes. WAR SANTA CRUZ

Comment by Bushidō on 09-19-2013

[quote=-makavelli-;13763321]dont care who its against...nov 2 is circled..leo is a must watch for this fight fan[/quote] war santa cruz!!!

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