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Jose Felix, Anton Novikov, Brian Viloria on 12/6, UniMas

By Francisco Salazar

It has been reported that flyweight Brian Viloria is scheduled to fight on December 6 at the Auditorium in Glendale, Calif.

Two more world title contenders have been added to that Top Rank card.

Light welterweight contender Anton Novikov and lightweight contender Jose Felix Jr. will fight in separate bouts, Top Rank matchmaker Brad Goodman told BoxingScene.com on Wednesday evening.

Goodman also told BoxingScene.com that unbeaten junior lightweight Saul Rodriguez will appear on the card.

The Russian-born Novikov (29-1, 10 KOs) is coming off a 12 round unanimous decision loss to Jessie Vargas on August 2 in Las Vegas, Nev.

Novikov trains out of the Wild Card Gym in nearby Hollywood.

Felix (27-1-1, 22 KOs) stopped Alejandro Rodriguez in the sixth round of his last fight on August 9. Prior to that bout, Felix lost a close 12 round unanimous decision to interim WBA titlist Bryan Vasquez.

Rodriguez (14-0-1, 11 KOs), who trains at the Robert Garcia Boxing Academy in Oxnard, has won his last six bouts in a row by knockout.

Opponents for all fighters will be announced at a later date.

UniMas will televise the card.

Francisco A. Salazar has written for Boxingscene since September of 2012 and has covered boxing in Southern California and abroad since 2000. Salazar also covers boxing for the Ventura County (CA) Star newspaper, RingTV, and Knockout Nation. He can be reached by email at [email protected] or on Twitter at FSalazarBoxing¬†

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Mr.Fantastic on 10-30-2014

Viloria is one of boxing's under-appreciated boxers. Such a shame dude doesn't get the credit he deserves.

Comment by Hougigo on 10-30-2014

[QUOTE=richardt;15063515]Viloria should make a final run and call it a day. He has been around forever.[/QUOTE] Bob wants hims in with Shiming. Hoping he can wear him out enough so Shiming can grab a win

Comment by richardt on 10-30-2014

Viloria should make a final run and call it a day. He has been around forever.

Comment by perrisquis13 on 10-30-2014

Have Jose Felix Jr. Finish the year off with a descent opponent. If Magdaleno goes up to the 135's then setup an eliminatory bout Jose Felix Jr. Vs Diego Magdaleno.

Comment by D-MiZe on 10-30-2014

I hope Felix Jr gets a good opponent, he's got a future in the sport at only 22. :boxing:

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