The simplest current male world champion from Puerto Rico, Wilfredo “Bimbito” Mendez (sixteen-1, 6 KOs), from Trujillo Alto, can have his third title defense on Wednesday, December 16th in the Dominican Republic. The experience will be promoted via Shuan Boxing Promotions.
Mendez will put his WBO junior flyweight world title on the road when he faces the unhealthy Venezuelan Alexis Díaz (25-2, 17 KOs) at the resort Catalonia in Santo Domingo. the world championship bout can be broadcast are living on Shuan Boxing’s YouTube channel.
“the two defeats of my opponent had been in good fights in opposition t world champions (José Argumedo and Thammanoon Niyomtrong)”, Méndez spoke of. “He goes into the ring with a lot of need to take the title for Venezuela and that i take into account that we each will give the Dominican and world boxing lovers an excellent battle.”
For his third protection, “Bimbito” proficient on the Mayweather Boxing membership in Las Vegas, Nevada.
“i used to be working in Las Vegas with trainers Yoel González and Carlos de León. The actual work became made through Ángel “Memo” Heredia and that i’m more than grateful to Mayweather’s individuals for treating us like household. practicing with terrific champions like Angelo Leo and Gervonta Davis has been a superb discovering experience. in the sparring sessions, the six-time Puerto Rican national champion Yankiel Rivera helped me plenty. i am encouraged and on December 16, i will display that the island of Coquí has loads of boxing left within the tank,” Mendez noted.