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Omar Narvaez Will Defend The WBO Title on June 11

By Ludo Saenz Luaces, notifight.com

Argentinean star Omar Narvaez (34-0-2, 19KOs) will defend the super flyweight belt of the World Boxing Organization (WBO) on June 11 against an opponent to be determined. Narvaez will headline a card at the legendary Luna Park in Buenos Aireas, Argentina. Promotor Oswaldo Rivero announced the date. Narvaez returns for the first time since winning a tough decision over previously unbeaten Cesar Seda of Puerto Rico, which took place on April 15.

“We are in talks with a few fighters who are in the WBO super flyweight rankings," said Rivero. "We also looking at the possibility of having WBA and WBO flyweight champion, the undefeated Yesica Bopp, make a new defense."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by giacomino on 05-20-2011

Yes, it is terrible that a longtime champion who is nearing 36 and has defended six times overseas is fighting again at home where he can make some money. I am sure he is the only longtime champion doing this.…

Comment by zaktiel on 05-20-2011

[QUOTE=Tomasio;10570772][B][I]So Narvaez is gonna fight in Argentina at Luna Park, AGAIN!!! & they had said that the winner of his last fight(against Cesar Seda) was going to unify against Hugo Cazares..¿What ever happened to that deal?[/I][/B][/QUOTE] simple... Osvaldo Rivero (Narvaez's…

Comment by Tomasio on 05-20-2011

[B][I]So Narvaez is gonna fight in Argentina at Luna Park, AGAIN!!! & they had said that the winner of his last fight(against Cesar Seda) was going to unify against Hugo Cazares..¿What ever happened to that deal?[/I][/B]

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