Boxeo TELEMUNDO Summer Series Ready to Kick Off


Miami, FL: The summer edition of the successful Boxeo Telemundo Ford series is ready to kick off tomorrow Friday, July 18 from the Kissimmee Civic Center in Central Florida.

In the main event Jonathan “Pitbull” Vidal (17-2-9 KO’s) of Guaynabo, Puerto Rico faces Juan “El Loquito” Kantun (21-6-3-15 KO’s) from Merida, Yucatan, Mexico in a bout schedule for 10 Rounds with the WBO Latin Superflyweight at stake. Both fighters arrived in Kissimmee, Florida on Tuesday and proclaimed themselves fit and ready for this Friday’s encounter

Also on the card undefeated welterweight prospect Emanuel “Pirata” De Jesus (10-0-6 KO’s) of Canovanas, Puerto Rico will take on Juan Aguirre (6-12-1) of Jacksonville, Florida schedule for 6 rounds, hard punching Anthony Mercado (6-0-6 KO’s) of San Juan, Puerto Rico, stablemate of young star Felix Verdejo, will face Javier Perez (8-7-5 KO’s) of Ponce, PR in a jr welterweight bout schedule for 4 rounds, Jr. Featherweight sensation Jayron “Super Boy” Santiago (2-0-1 KO) of Bayamon, Puerto Rico squares off against Samuel Rodriguez (2-0-2 KO’s) of Palm Bay, Florida in a clash of undefeated schedule for 4 rounds.

The Weight-In today is at Winghouse 3405 W Vine St., Kissimmee, it starts at 5:00 PM
and is open to the public.

Doors open 7:30 PM, First bell at 8:30 PM. Telemundo Network available in HD will televise main event starting at 11:35 PM. Tuto Zabala, Jr., All Star Boxing, Inc is presenting the show. The De Jesus fight is in association with 50 Cent SMS Promotions and the Mercado bout with Top Rank. Tickets are already on sale from only $20.00 at Kissimmee Civic Center 201 E. Dakin Ave, Downtown Kissimmee, FL or by calling 407-935-1412. ​

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