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Photos: Juanma, Bomba and Arroyo Arrive in Mexico

Puerto Rican Juan Manuel “Juanma” Lopez, McJoe Arroyo and Jonathan “Bomba” González arrived today in Mexico for their respective fights this Saturday, April 20, at the Arena Ciudad de Mexico, in a show headlined by the world title clash between Cristian Mijares and Victor Terrazas, in a Promociones Zanfer presentation in association with Top Rank and PR Best Boxing Promotions (PRBBP).

The former two time WBO champion Juanma Lopez (32-2, 29 KOs) will face a new foe in Mexican Gerardo Espinoza (29-13-1, 27 KOs) for a fight scheduled to 10 rounds in a 128 pounds limit. Lopez come off a ninth round TKO victory over Brazilian Aldimar Silva Santos on February 2, in Puerto Rico. Actually, Lopez is ranked #6 by the WBO in the featherweight division.

Meanwhile, McJoe Arroyo (12-0, 7 KOs), the IBF Latino super flyweight champion, will fight against Jairo “Roca” Hernández (12-2, 3 KOs) in a super flyweight bout scheduled to 10 rounds. Actually, McJoe Arroyo is the #8 WBO and #14 IBF ranked in the super flyweight division.

Bomba Gonzalez (12-0, 11 KOs) will face for an eight rounds flyweight fight, also Mexican Francisco “Marro” Perez (10-2, 5 KOs). Gonzalez, who is the World Boxing Organization (WBO) flyweight Youth champion and is ranked #14 by the WBO, come off a third round TKO win over Joseph Rios on March 23 in Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico.

            Headlining this show, former world champion Cristian Mijares (47-6-2, 22 KOs) will fight against Victor Terrazas (36-2-1, 21 KOs) for the vacant World Boxing Council (WBC) superbantamweight title. Also in action, Top Rank prospect Gilberto Ramirez (24-0, 19 KOs) will face Dionisio Miranda (22-8-2, 19 KOs).

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by jtcs1981 on 04-18-2013

[QUOTE=Fetta;13260767]Is this card on TV? Is Furys card on TV?[/QUOTE] Here in PR is on PPV. They always do this type of sht with Direct TV. In Mexico is probably on one of the networks so there is plenty of…

Comment by Fetta on 04-17-2013

Is this card on TV? Is Furys card on TV?

Comment by cabalas on 04-17-2013

[QUOTE=microMXL;13259311]didn't bomba gonzalez just fought on the donaire undercard? or this is another jonathan gonzalez? Anyway I'm gonna watch, mijares-terrazas seems like an intriguing match up[/QUOTE] [SIZE="5"]They got the record of Francisco Marro Perez wrong. This mex boxer is only…

Comment by ddangerous on 04-17-2013

[QUOTE=EdMon917;13258598]Bob Arum is done with Lopez. There have been talks of him fighting Mikey Garcia or Nonito Donaire. He isn't winning either one. It is crazy how far two losses to Salido can set you back.[/QUOTE] He'll be well paid…

Comment by microMXL on 04-17-2013

didn't bomba gonzalez just fought on the donaire undercard? or this is another jonathan gonzalez? Anyway I'm gonna watch, mijares-terrazas seems like an intriguing match up

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