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Rigondeaux – Kokietgym officials announced

World Boxing Organization (WBO), by president Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel, announced today the officials who will work this Saturday, July 19, in the second defense of the 122 pounds WBO champion Guillermo “El Chacal” Rigondeaux against the WBO #5 ranked Sod Kokietgym, that will take place at the Cotai Arena, Venetian Resort, in Macao, China, in a Top Rank presentation.

For this fight, when Cuban Rigondeaux (13-0, 8 KOs), also the WBA 122 pounds champion, will defend his belts versus Kokietgym (63-2-1, 28 KOs), from Thailand, the referee will be Mark Nelson, from United States.

Meanwhile, the judges for the Rigondeaux-Kokietgym clash will be Dennis Nelson, John Poturaj and Glenn Feldman, all three from United States. The WBO supervisor for this fight will be Leon Panoncillo.

Remember the WBO 27th Annual Convention to take place at the Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada, from October 27 to October 31, 2014. More information at

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