Tijuana, Mexico (February 14) – Earlier today evenly matched junior featherweights Jonathan Romero (22-0, 12 KOs) and Alejandro Lopez (24-2, 7KOs) came together in front of the press to speak about their upcoming 12-round battle for the International Boxing Federation (IBF) super bantamweight title that will take place this Saturday, February 16.… Read Article
Orange, CA (February 12) – The countdown begins. In just five days Colombian
Super Bantamweight Jonathan Romero (22-0, 12 KOs) will look to solidify his position in the world of boxing by taking on Mexico’s Alejandro Lopez (24-2, 7 KOs) in a 12 round war for the IBF Super Bantamweight title.… Read Article
Unbeaten world-ranked super bantamweight Jonathan Romero (22-0, 12 KOs), of Cali, Colombia, dominated Efrain Esquivias Jr. (16-2, 9 KOs), of Gardena, Calif., en route to a near-shutout 12-round decision in the main event Friday on ShoBox: The New Generation live on SHOWTIME®.
Romero, in command from the outset, was victorious in an elimination fight for the No. 2 ranking in the IBF by the scores of 120-107 and 119-108 twice. There were no knockdowns. Romero … Read Article
SANTA YNEZ, Calif. (Sept. 20, 2012) – The four confident, determined and motivated super bantamweights competing on an excellent doubleheader on ShoBox: The New Generation tomorrow/Friday, Sept. 21, live on SHOWTIME® (11 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast) made weight Thursday at Chumash Casino Resort.
Combined, the ShoBox fighters are 62-1-1, but each will be facing his toughest opponent to date on Friday night.
In what should be an exciting 10-round main event between … Read Article
NEW YORK (Sept. 19, 2012) – Four promising, talented super bantamweights with a combined record of 62-1-1 will share the spotlight in important fights this Friday, Sept. 21, on ShoBox: The New Generation live on SHOWTIME® (11 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast) from Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez, Calif.… Read Article