BAYAMÓN, PUERTO RICO – WBO junior flyweight champion Ivan "Iron Boy" Calderon visited this afternoon former junior welterweight contender Alex de Jesus in prison and invited him to took parte in a fight in the card Unificatio, where, Calderon will fight against mexican Giovanni Segura, WBA 108 champion in the Mario "Quijote" Morales Coliseum in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, in a Pay Per View card presented by PR Best Boxing Promotions (PRBBP).
Calderón (34-0-1, 6KOS) talked to other prisoners and aknowledge them to the rehabilitation and to back to the free life with their families and friends. "It's important that you can rehabilitate and to forget all the bad things and focus in a new life with your people to build a best future".
De Jesus (19-1, 13 KOS), is in jail due to a violation of a protection order against the mother of his children. he was sentenced to four years and nine months of prison. "I know that make a mistake and I pay for that, but I want to continue my life and to back to the ring again and to be a World Champion".
The boxer will fight in the card Unification next August 28 in a six round bout versus a rival to be announced. The card will also include José “Chelo” González, McJoe Arroyo y and McWilliams Arroyo. PHOTOS: JOEL A. COLÓN / PR BEST BOXING