- Miguel Maravilla
Friday's Fantasy Card Finalized
Boxing fans are gearing up for a full card of action set to take place on Saturday, July 30 at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino featuring number one rated contender by the WBC, "Relentless" Antonio Orozco (24-0, 16 KOs) taking onAbner "Jaeger" Lopez (25-5, 19 KOs), of Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico in a 10-round super lightweight main event on HBO Latino® Boxing beginning at 11:30 p.m. (live ET/tape-delayed PT). Tickets are moving fast for this event, with just a limited number of tickets left available for purchase.
In the televised co-main event of the night, undefeated featherweight sensation and NABF Featherweight Champion Joseph "Jojo" Diaz, Jr. (20-0, 11 KO's) will put his title on the line in a 10-round fight against Victor "Pitufo" Proa (28-1-2, 21 KOs) of Monterey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.
Rounding out the undercard on the non-televised portion of the evening, Roy "Pitbull" Tapia (11-1-2, 6 KOs) of East Los Angeles will take on Jairo "Roca" Hernandez (17-9, 9 KOs) of Torreon, Coahulia, Mexico in a scheduled eight-round super bantamweight fight. Los Angeles' fan favorite Nick "La Calavera" Arce (8-0, 6 KOs) will fight in a six-round super featherweight event against Jesus Aguinaga (4-4-1) of Phoenix. Additionally, newly signed Golden Boy Promotions fighter Virgil Ortiz of Dallas will make his professional debut in a four-round super lightweight fight against Julio Rodas (0-2) of Flagstaff, Ariz. Palmdale, California's Cesar Diaz (1-0, 1 KOs) will open up the night in a four round featherweight fight against Nicholas Rodriguez (1-4-1) of Somerset, Ky.
All floor seats are sold out and a limited number of tickets at the $25 level are still available for purchase at the Fantasy Springs Box Office, by calling (800) 827-2946 or online atwww.fantasyspringsresort.com.