Eloy Perez-Daniel Jimenez is Set For 9/2, Solo Boxeo

By Ryan Burton has been advised that undefeated super featherweight Eloy Perez (21-0-2) will face Daniel Jimenez (20-3-1), a Dominican who fights out of Puerto Rico on September 2nd. The fight will be broadcast on Telefutura's Solo Boxeo series and will take place in Perez's hometown of Salinas, CA.

Jimenez is best known for giving  Vincete Escobedo his first loss in 2006, a fight that took place in Escobedo's backyard.

Perez last fought in April when he dominated Alejandro Rodriguez, winning all 10 rounds on all three judge's scorecards. Perez's WBO NABO super featherweight title will be at stake.

Perez's team unsuccessfully tried to set up a WBO eliminator with fellow undefeated prospect  Luis Cruz.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by [email protected] on 07-09-2011

Perez people flat out turn down Luis Cruz, so they didnt try to secure anything!! Azuqita is a on/off fighter, if he is on, Perez will be in a world of $hit, if he is off, Perez will pressure the…

Comment by Carlos Alberto on 07-09-2011

Whoa, this is a good fight! I have Azuquita Jimenez on this one. Although it'll be tough for him to get a decision in Perez' hometown... I don't like Eloy's style very much. He's so boring!!!

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