Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Photos: Calderon Invites Alex De Jesus To Fight on 8/28

BAYAMÓN, PUERTO RICO – WBO junior flyweight champion Ivan "Iron Boy" Calderon visited this afternoon former junior welterweight contender Alex de Jesus in prison and invited him to took parte in a fight in the card Unificatio, where, Calderon will fight against mexican Giovanni Segura, WBA 108 champion in the Mario "Quijote" Morales Coliseum in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, in a Pay Per View card presented by PR Best Boxing Promotions (PRBBP).

Calderón (34-0-1, 6KOS) talked to other prisoners and aknowledge them to the rehabilitation and to back to the free life with their families and friends. "It's important that you can rehabilitate and to forget all the bad things and focus in a new life with your people to build a best future".       

De Jesus (19-1, 13 KOS), is in jail due to a violation of a protection order against the mother of his children. he was sentenced to four years and nine months of prison. "I know that make a mistake and I pay for that, but I want to continue my life and to back to the ring again and to be a World Champion".           

The boxer will fight in the card Unification next August 28 in a six round bout versus a rival to be announced.  The card will also include José “Chelo” González, McJoe Arroyo y and McWilliams Arroyo. PHOTOS: JOEL A. COLÓN / PR BEST BOXING

Tags:
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by baracuda on 08-12-2010

[QUOTE=el malo;9020800]good to hear that el pollo is gonna fight again, its too bad he's in jail for 4 years. props to ivan for visiting him.[/QUOTE] oh so you give props for doin this kinda **** now?..........props to floyd for…

Comment by Tomasio on 08-12-2010

[B][I]Calderón didn't invite De Jesus to fight on the card(like this article says)...Calderón's promoters were the one's who signed an agreement with Carlos Molina who's in charge of the Department of Corrections in Puerto Rico so that fighters that are…

Comment by oc9979 on 08-11-2010

^^^^ hater

Comment by xcaret v3 on 08-11-2010

[QUOTE=PRBOXINGCOTTO;9021070]good to see my ppl trying to help each other instead of beating each other down[/QUOTE] great, whats next, a special birthday surprise to eric morel by tito trinidad?

Comment by PRBOXINGCOTTO on 08-11-2010

good to see my ppl trying to help each other instead of beating each other down

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (6)
Top Headlines Lewis Ritson vs. Paul Hyland, Josh Kelly vs. Kris George - June 16 Claressa Shields vs. Hanna Gabriels Set For June 22, Showtime Dmitry Bivol's Future Plans are Detailed By His Manager Malignaggi Definitely Wants To See a Broner-Vargas Rematch Charlo Wants to Test Himself Against Golovkin 'On the Way Out' Jessie Vargas-Adrien Broner: Afterthoughts Bellew: I'm Ready For War, Ready To Beat David Haye at All Costs Liam Cameron Warns Jenman That He's in For a Real Hard Night Joseph Parker Ready To Face Dillian Whyte To Get Back on Top Horn's Promoter Rips Top Rank For Approaching Crawford-Khan Bellew Fears That it May Take a Death For Boxing To Tackle PEDs Adrien Broner's Post-Fight Antics Create Yet Another Black Cloud GGG Promoter: We Feel Vanes Has Better Credentials Than Spike Francisco Vargas Pushing Hard To Secure Berchelt Rematch Golovkin: Vanes is Not an Easy Fight, This is a Real Guy Photos: Golovkin, Martirosyan - Square-Up at Media Workout Gary Russell: I Don't See Joseph Diaz Fight Being a Long Night Photos: Gennady Golovkin, Vanes Martirosyan - Go Face To Face Photos: Jessie Magdaleno Putting in Work for Isaac Dogboe Photos: Pacquiao, Matthysse - Face To Face at Petronas Towers Tony Bellew: I Had Meetings With UFC Stevenson vs. Jack Now Heads To Toronto, Not Montreal Malignaggi: Charlo and Davis Can Hang With GGG and Loma CompuBox By The Numbers: 4/21 Showtime & ESPN+ Andrzej Fonfara vs. Ismayl Sillakh on June 16 in Warsaw Konstantin Ponomarev, Ismael Barroso Return on 5/12 in Riga Conlan Can Get Olympics Revenge as Nikitin Inks With Top Rank Jessie Magdaleno Vows To Put on a Show Against Isaac Dogboe Weekend Review: Charlo, Davis, Frampton Shine - Donaire Falls Nicola Adams Inks Managerial Deal With Goodwin Boxing Results - Cantu, Vargas, Giyasov, Kuzmin Win Bouts Jermall Charlo Expects to Return for August Fight in Houston Gervonta Davis: Lomachenko Would Have to Be Pay-Per-View Fight Broner: My Stock's Up After Vargas Fight; I Performed for Y'all! Amir Khan: The Kell Brook Fight Has to Happen at 147 Pounds Frampton Hopes To Get Valdez, Selby or Warrington Next Naoya Inoue - Boxing's Next Boogeyman Alexander Povetkin Expects To Fight Anthony Joshua Next Matthysse: Pacquiao's Moment is Over - Now It's My Turn! Hearn: Khan Has 'Half a Dozen' Massive Fight Options Right Now
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement