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World Championship Boxing in Rocky Point

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On April 26th, World Champion flyweight boxer and Puerto Peñasco hometown favorite Juan Francisco “El Gallo” Estrada will be defending both his titles in an unprecedented event for the city. After defeating Brian Vilorio in April 2013 in Macao, China, earning him the title of World Boxing Organization and World Boxing Association flyweight champ, “El Gallo” first defended his titles with a bout against Filipino Milan Melindo which was also held in Macao.  Now, the 23 year old WBO/WBA Champ will face left-handed boxer Richie Mepranum of the Philippines during a night that is to include 8 additional fights, including an encounter between Mexican boxer Hernán “Tyson” Márquez and Filipino John Mark Apolinario.