LOS ANGELES (Jan. 29) – San Antonio fans are in for a treat as Golden Boy Promotions and Leija * Battah Promotions brings a big night of boxing to the Freeman Coliseum on Thursday, March 12. Tickets for the special HBO Latino® Boxing event go on sale January 31st at 12:00 p.m. CT.
In the main event Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas (21-0-1, 15 KOs) puts his WBO International and NABF Junior Lightweight titles on the line when he faces off against Australian’s “Wild” Will Tomlinson (23-1-1, 13 KOs). Also, undefeated Mexican brawler, Antonio “Relentless” Orozco (21-0, 15 KOs) takes on the tough puncher Emanuel “Tranzformer” Taylor (18-3, 12 KOs) in a 10-round junior welterweight co-main bout promoted by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Star Boxing.
Tickets priced at $150, $100, $50, and $25 plus applicable taxes and service charges go on sale Saturday, Jan. 31 at 12:00 p.m. CT and are available for purchase at www.ticketmaster.com, all Ticketmaster locations, by calling 800-745-3000, or in person at the Freeman Coliseum/AT&T Center SE Box Office, Monday – Friday 10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., or through Leija*Battah Promotions by calling (210) 979-3302 or emailing [email protected]
Vargas vs. Tomlinson, is a 10-round WBO International and NABF Junior Lightweight bout is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and Lejia*Battah Promotions. Orozco vs. Taylor is a 10-round junior welterweight fight promoted by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Star Boxing. The HBO Latino Boxing two-fight telecast begins at 9:45 p.m. ET/PT is sponsored by Corona Extra and Mexico – Live It To Believe It!. The Freeman Coliseum doors will open at 5:00 p.m. CT, and the first bout will start at 5:30 p.m. CT.