Donald Camarena to defend against Undefeated Paul Malignaggi
December 26, 2005 - Reigning champion Donald Camarena (16-1) has signed his contract to meet former WBC International champion Paul Malignaggi (20-0). The fight staged to be held at the Foxwoods Resorts and Casino in Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, Connecticut and aired live on ESPN. Show promoted by DiBella Entertainment..
Camarena has actively been seeking the tough fights but when all seemed to be going well the opponents backed out. Alex Velardez agreed to fight, then was pulled out by his manager Brad Goodman of Top Rank, Mike Arnaoutis backed out – Twice, and Herman Ngoudjo recently had a change of heart.
“We don’t anticipate anything going wrong with this fight, Paul is a warrior and a soldier both fighters share the same goal and that is to be a true world champion.” said Camarena’s trainer and manager Aurelio Martinez