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Photos: Tyson Marquez, Luis Concepcion Face To Face

By Rafael Soto

Hermosillo, Son - In a crowded press conference, the WBA flyweight world champion, Hernan "Tyson" Marquez, and challenger and former world champion Luis "Nica" Conception of Panama, went face to face for the first time in months since their memorable fight in Panama. They announced their rematch to the media in Mexico. On July 2 at the Arena Robert Duran, Marquez (31-2-0, 24 KOs) and Concepcion (23-2-0, 18 KOs) went to war with multiple knockdowns, before Concepcion was stopped in the eleventh. The rematch takes place on October 29 at the Multipurpose Center in Hermosillo, Sonora, promoted by Zanfer and broadcast by TV Azteca and Fox Sports.

"Let bygones be bygones. I made mistakes in the first fight with Marquez, but now I'll have a surprise in the ring and prove it and take away what belongs to me. I'll take that belt back to Panama. From the sound of the first bell, we are going go to go after him like a wounded animal. It is now time to settle accounts. I have no doubt that we will achieve another war, but I shall come out of it triumphant," Concepsion said.

"It was a dream to achieve this and I will not let anyone or anything take my belt away from me, much less Conception and much less in my own home. It motivates me that 'Nica' has come to Hermosillo to fight and promises a better fight than our first. Nica's style and mine is the same and a few months can not change anything. If he wants a war, it's a war he will have," Marquez said.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by theplayerpimp on 09-12-2011

[QUOTE=chiguy91;11126546]i think marquez will win again, not sure if it'll go the distance, probably another stoppage. should be a great one though! :boxing:[/QUOTE] He has the tools but conception showed he could hurt marquez so there is always that danger.…

Comment by Cotto 54/10 on 09-12-2011

Wwwaaaaarrrrrr!!!!!

Comment by *Khan on 09-12-2011

[QUOTE=fceeviper;11126703]Is it me, or does Marquez look a little bigger than usual?[/QUOTE] Thats what I thought. Hope he is not celebrating that title win so much, if you know what I mean. I'm looking forward to this, sucks that it's…

Comment by vicmatic1 on 09-12-2011

another foty lets do it

Comment by fceeviper on 09-12-2011

Is it me, or does Marquez look a little bigger than usual?

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