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Photos: Rigondeaux Honored, Receives His WBO Belt

Miami, FL: Today at the popular Cuban Restaurant Versalles in Miami, FL a press conference was held where newly crowned WBO Jr. Featherweight Champion Guillermo Rigondeaux recieved the belt he took from Nonito Donaire on April 13. The belt was presented by WBO President Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel. Photos by Caribe Promotions.

It was a full house with lots of emotions where Rigondeaux was accompanied by his Co-Promoter Boris Arencibia and Luis Fonseca of Caribe Promotions, Major League pitcher Livan Hernandez, former Olympic and World Champion Joel Casayamor, trainer Pedro Luis Diaz, former amateur world champion Ramon Garbey and WBO Cuban Exile Vice President Joe Hernandez among others.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by humanpunchingbg on 04-25-2013

Hopefully he can give us some better,more exciting fights in the future. His fight against Nonito was good for Live viewing only, it has very little replay value.And please guys,lets not go overboard,yes he beat Nonito but take away that…

Comment by Code 206 on 04-25-2013

:hail: RIGO!!!!!!!

Comment by Cubanborn87 on 04-24-2013

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Comment by almost on 04-24-2013

Rigondeaux is the ****s

Comment by BendOver on 04-24-2013

[QUOTE=ShoulderRoll;13286135]He very well could. But Mares will be on top of Rigo all night until he does get stopped (if he ever does.)[/QUOTE] If my memory serve me well, I think they fought back in the amateurs and wasn't even…

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