Sunday, May 31, 2009

Local boxing scene

El Paso junior middleweight Abie Han and El Paso heavyweight David Rodriguez, both of whom train in Las Cruces, could have fights next month.

The unbeaten Rodriguez could be on a July 11 card in Laredo, Texas, while the exciting and unbeaten Han could be on a July 10 card in San Diego. Han just beat unbeaten Ibaheim King in a 6-round affair on May 21 in San Diego.

Also, Las Cruces bantamweight prospect Sammy Di Pace could have a chance to fight in San Diego as well at a date TBA.

- Felix