Luis Ortiz and Luis Nery following WBC’s CBP

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By Mauricio Sulaiman – WBC President – The WBC is celebrating its 55th anniversary on February 14th. It has been a great journey from that founding moment back in 1963, when the President of Mexico at the time, Adolfo Lopez Mateos, organized a world boxing summit with the most influential governing authorities of the sport from around the world. New York, California, Nevada, the British Boxing Board of Control, the European Boxing Union, the Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation, and a few others met in Mexico City and the World Boxing Council was born.

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WBC orders Shinsuke Yamanaka vs. Luis Nery rematch

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WBC RULING REGARDING LUIS NERY ISSUED BY WBC BOARD OF GOVERNORS

I. BACKGROUND
In October of 2016, Luis Nery enrolled in the WBC Clean Boxing Program’s (“CBP”) out-of-competition anti-doping testing by virtue of being rated in the top 15 in the bantamweight division of the WBC world ratings.

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