Report and photos by Pepe Rodriguez/WBC
This afternoon was the press conference to officially announce the card "SANGRE MEXIQUENSE" - taking place on March 1 at the World Trade Center of Naucalpan, State of Mexico, Mexico.
The headliner is the rematch, Alesia Graf vs. Zulina "Loba" Muñoz, who will be battling for the WBC super-flyweight crown which currently belongs to Muñoz.
In the first match (2007), where there was the Global Boxing Union title (super flyweight) on the line, Graf beat Muñoz by unanimous decision.
Zulina Muñoz said: "I know I’m a better fighter than Graf and I will prove it. I’m in great shape and I return to the gym with the firm intention of getting the win. I am not going to give her anything".
Alesia Graf: "I am happy to be in Mexico again and I will give good show. I know that although Zulina is Mexican, there will be many people who like my boxing and will support me.
Also staring, former world champion Pablo "Demoledor" Cano, facing dangerous Silverio Ortiz, and highly ranked, brother of CANELO ALVAREZ, Ramon "Inocente" Alvarez vs Esau Herrera.
This great boxing show, will be presented by GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS, CANELO PROMOTIONS, TELEVISA, FOX DEPORTES AND GRUPO MODELO, on Saturday March 1th, at the "World Trade Center Mexiquense" in the municipality of Naucalpan, State of Mexico, Mexico.