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News: Burns vs. Mitchell running order; Rivera-Jimenez on September 28th



THE WBO LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP OF THE WORLD
RICKY BURNS v KEVIN MITCHELL
THE SECC, GLASGOW, SCOTLAND
SATURDAY 22nd SEPTEMBER

RUNNING ORDER

Fight #1 – 17:30 hrs

4 X 3 Minute Rounds Light-Welterweight Contest

HUGH GRAY vs. RHYS SAUNDERS

Fight # 2 – 17:50 hrs

4 X 3 Minute Rounds Super-Featherweight Contest

RYAN COLLINS vs. BEN MORRISH

Fight # 3 – 18:10 hrs

4 X 3 Minute Rounds Light-Welterweight Contest

SAMMY HILL vs. LEE QUINN

Fight # 4 – 18:30 hrs

4 X 3 Minute Rounds Super-Bantamweight Contest

JONATHAN SLOWEY vs. TIBOR MESZAROS

BOXNATION LIVE BROADCAST COMMENCES @ 19:00 HRS

Fight # 5 – 19:10 hrs

4 X 3 Minute Rounds Super-Featherweight Contest

MICHAEL ROBERTS vs. GAVIN REID

Fight # 6 – 19:30 hrs

6 X 3 Minute Rounds Lightweight Contest

BRADLEY SAUNDERS vs. IVAN GODOR

Fight # 7 – 20:00 hrs

6 X 3 Minute Rounds Cruiserweight Contest

STEPHEN SIMMONS vs. TAYAR MEHMED

Fight # 8 – 20:30 hrs

6 X 3 Minute Rounds Light-Middleweight Contest

JOHN THAIN vs. LEE NOBLE

Fight # 9 – 21:00 hrs

THE CELTIC SUPER-FEATHERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP

10 X 3 Minute Rounds @ 130 lbs

JOHN SIMPSON vs. DAI DAVIES

Fight # 10 – 21:40 hrs

8 X 3 Minute Rounds Lightweight Contest

SCOTT HARRISON vs. TBA

Fight # 11 – MAIN EVENT – FOLLOW ON

THE WBO LIGHTWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP OF THE WORLD

12 X 3 Minute Rounds @ 135 lbs

RICKY BURNS vs. KEVIN MITCHELL

EVERYTHING SET FOR “THE REMATCH” IN POLANCO

Mexico DF, Mexico: Today at the Boxing Commission in Mexico City both fighters of the main event met to sign the fight contracts and face off for the Telemundo Network, one week before of their highly anticipated rematch of All Star Boxing, “Boxeo TELEMUNDO Ford” show on Friday, September 28th, 2012 at the Foro Polanco in Mexico City.

World Boxing Council (WBC) Latin Flyweight Champion Julian “Chicano” Rivera of Barrio Tepito, Mexico City, Mexico (12-6-2 KO’s) and Edgar “Power” Jimenez who also hails from the Mexican Capital (15-7-1-11 KO’s) showed up fit and ready for their WBC ordered rematch in a fight schedule for 12 rounds with Rivera’s title at stake.

Also appearing on the card, Mexican prospects, Jr. Bantamweight David Carmona, Flyweight Victor “Pillito” Trejo and welterweight sensation Octavio La Madrid in separate bouts.

First bell at 8:00 PM, 3 more fights round up the card. The main event will be televised live by Telemundo Network at 11:35 PM available in HD. Tickets are already on sale at Foro Polanco (Moliere #328, Col. Polanco, Delegacion Miguel Hidalgo and also at ticketmaster.com.mx. The show is being presented by Tuto Zabala’s Jr. All Star Boxing, Inc. in association with Ricardo Maldonado, Jr., Producciones Deportivas, RB Producciones.