Marroquin vs Gonzalez The Backup Plan For Rigondeaux?

By Alfredo Jaime Gomez,

According to rising super bantamweight prospect Oscar "Finito" Gonzalez (19-1, 13KOs), he will potentially face Roberto Marroquin (22-1, 15KOs) on the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Sergio Martinez undercard on September 15th at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.

Marroquin is scheduled to face WBA champion Guillermo Rigondeaux, but the Cuban boxer is currently blocked from going forward due to a legal issue with his manager Gary Hyde. Last week Rigondeaux's lawyer filed an emergency motion to lift the order which blocks him from facing Marroquin.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by gquezvas on 08-28-2012

[QUOTE=Brickfist;12456514]They never should've had such a **** fight on the card in the first place why not have marquez/viloria on instead ?[/QUOTE] Dude WTF did you say? I guess your one of those fairweather I only know the ESPN/HBO fighters.…

Comment by lastrealfan on 08-27-2012

I hate to see boxers career's derailed buy leagal bull**** with managers and promoters. It's bad enough they have to deal with the sanctioning body bull****. I hope Rigo gets to fight.

Comment by Brickfist on 08-27-2012

They never should've had such a **** fight on the card in the first place why not have marquez/viloria on instead ?

Comment by UTEP on 08-27-2012

[QUOTE=frosty-g;12456054]someone just dodged a bullet[/QUOTE] Hell yea he did. I'm glad too Marroquin is only 23, he has a big following here in he DFW metroplex hopefully he can keep stepping up on his way to a tiltle shot. He's…

Comment by .:: JSFD26 ::. on 08-27-2012

Rather this than see Rigo robbed by his own promoter. Arum was already up to no good before and with Rigo's contract being up and knowing he got a better offer from GBP he wouldn't hesitate to get his prospect…

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