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ORANGE, Calif. (May 10, 2018) – Undefeated welterweight contender Roberto Arriaza (16-0, 13 KOs) measured an even 147 lbs. at Thursday’s weigh in and Juan Ruiz (20-1, 12 KOs) checked in at 146.5 lbs. ….. Arriaza will make the first defense of his WBO Intercontinental welterweight championship in the 10-round “Path to Glory” main event that caps Thompson Boxing’s terrific 18 Year Anniversaryshow. …. …

ORANGE, Calif. (April 29, 2018) – Giovani Santillan (24-0, 14 KOs) made a compelling case for a world title shot opportunity by knocking out Alejandro Barboza (11-2, 7 KOs) in the second round Friday night from the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif. With the win, Santillan retains the WBO NABO welterweight title and could conceivably climb from his No. 5 …

ORANGE, Calif. (April 26, 2018) – World ranked welterweight Giovani Santillan (23-0, 13 KOs) weighed in successfully at 146.3 lbs., but challenger Alejandro Barboza (11-1, 7 KOs) failed to make the welterweight limit by coming in at 147.8 lbs. As a result, Santillan will retain his WBO NABO title with a win. Should he lose, the title will become vacant. …

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