FRANCISCO VARGAS VS. WILL TOMLINSON
HEADLINE AT THE FREEMAN COLISEUM
IN SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS
CO-MAIN EVENT PITS ANTONIO OROZCO AGAINST EMANUEL TAYLOR ON THURSDAY, MARCH 12
Tickets Go On Sale Saturday, January 31!
Golden Boy Promotions returns to San Antonio, Texas on Thursday, March 12
with a special two-fight bout card co-promoted by Leija*Battah Promotions. In the headlining bout, 2008 Mexican Olympian, undefeated WBO International and
NABF Junior Lightweight Champion Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas (21-0-1, 15 KOs) will put his undefeated record and titles on the line when he faces off against
Australian standout “Wild” Will Tomlinson (23-1-1, 13 KOs)
from the Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio, Texas.
In the evening’s co-main event, Mexican favorite Antonio “Relentless” Orozco
(21-0, 15 KOs) will battle against the tough warrior Emanuel “Tranzformer” Taylor
(18-3, 12 KOs) in a 10-round junior welterweight bout promoted by
Golden Boy Promotions in association with Star Boxing.
FEBRUARY 27: CABALLERO VS. GUEVARA
FEBRUARY 27 – FANTASY SPRINGS
RESORT CASINO – INDIO, CA
The Homecoming of Randy “El Matador” Caballero who Defends his IBF Bantamweight World Title for First Time Against Alberto Guevara
On Friday, February 27, the conquering hero returns to Indio’s Fantasy Springs Resort Casino to defend his IBF Bantamweight World Championship for the first time against Alberto “Metro” Guevara (18-2, 6 KOs) in a 12-round homecoming bout.
Also featured on the card is Mexicali’s Diego De La Hoya who makes his move up to fight in his first eight-round bout in the evening’s co-main event when he faces Los Angeles’ Manuel “Suavecito” Roman. Plus, Chinese heavyweight sensation Taishan against Roy McCrary. Also, newcomer Nick Arce competes in his 2nd professional match in a 4-round super featherweight bout hoping to make airwaves and undefeated Oscar Negrete will compete in non-televised six-round bantamweight bout, both against opponents yet to be announced.
GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS SIGNS TOP BRAZILIAN CONTENDER PATRICK TEIXEIRA
Los Angeles (Jan. 26) – Undefeated Brazilian brawler Patrick Teixeira has signed a promotional contract with Golden Boy Promotions. The rising star and WBO Latin Super Welterweight Champion is undefeated with a record of 24 wins and 20 knockouts. Known to be a heavy hitter in his hometown of Sao Paulo, Brazil, Teixeira is also making a name for himself internationally, having fought and won in his native country of Brazil, Mexico City, Miami, Fl. and Southern California. He is quickly becoming a feared contender in the hot super welterweight division with the skills and power to conquer the weight class.