World Champion Alfredo Angulo Gearing Up For One Last Run
June 11 At Center Stage In Atlanta
Former world champion Alfredo Angulo is looking for one more
defining fight in his illustrious career and that will begin
on Saturday, June 11th when he takes on Fidel Monterrosa
Munoz as part of huge night of boxing and entertainment at
the Center Stage Theater in Atlanta.
The massive 12-bout card is promoted by Prestige Boxing
Advisory Group in association with BFC The Last Round
Angulo, who now resides in Coachella, California via
Mexicali, Mexico is now 39 years-old and he knows that a big
performance against the 70 fight veteran Monterrosa can get
him one more chance against a bi-named opponent.
"I feel good. My body is reacting how I expect, and I feel
really good. This is a short term notice, but I am very
motivated. I feel like I have nothing to lose and I will
give it my all," said Angulo
on Monterrosa, "I think he is Colombian and a warrior. He
will give me a good fight. It takes me back to when I fought
Richard Gutierrez. Colombians are warriors and have a big
"I am used to fighting in bigger arenas, but I have been
inactive for 2 years, and I need this forum to give a good
performance to get a bigger opportunity. I want to get a
feel for myself, body and reflexes. I do want to end my
career with my hand up high. We have a plan. This is a fight
to get a better fight
"It motivates me to keep fighting. Most important to myself
, I have that dog fight in me, and I want to see if I still
have that in me. After the fight and then we will make a
decision on whether to go on based on this performance."
Undefeated popular welterweight, Peter Dobson (15-0, 9 KOs)
of Bronx, NY will fight Rodrigo Damian Coria (10-3, 2 KOs)
of Cordoba, Argentina in a welterweight bout.
In an eight-round bout, undefeated heavyweight knockout
artist, Raphael Akepejiori (13-0, 13 KOs) of Miami will take
part against an opponent to be named,
Recent world title challenger Steve Geffrard (18-3, 12 KOs)
takes on Alex Theran (23-7, 15 KOs) of Lynn, Massachusetts
in an eight-round light heavyweight bout.
In a six-round bout, Former star of The Contender and
Atlanta's Quatavious Cash (14-3, 8 KOs) takes on Jayson
Minda (14-7-1, 8 KOs) of Salem, Massachusetts.
Also in a special attraction, super bantamweight and world
renowned model and undefeated Avril Mathie of Miami via
Australia will risk her record that reads 7-0-1 with three
knockouts in an eight-round bout.
Also seeing action in six-round bouts will be featherweight
Jose Nieves (2-0, 1 KO) of Woodbridge, New Jersey taking on
Richard Bernard (1-9-1) of Waianae, Hawaii.
In a junior welterweight Patrick Harris (19-0, 9 KOs) of
Upper Marlboro, Maryland takes on Gustavo David Vittori
(25-11-1, 12 KOs) of Argentina.
June 11th will see the pro debut of highly regarded and
two-time National Golden Gloves champion light heavyweight
Abel Gonzalez will fight Daniel Augare (2-2, 2 KOs) of
In four-round bouts, local heavyweight Dante Williams (1-0,
1 KO) of Hawkinsville, Georgia takes on Jerrell Omar Young
(0-2) of Las Vegas.
Casey Dixon (1-0, 1 KO) of Elemwood, Georgia battles Dennis
Maldonado (0-1) of Jacksonville, Florida in a light
Elia Carranza (1-0) of Florida takes on debuting Yannick
Azengue of Baltimore in a middleweight bout.
Also on Saturday night, June 11th a special performance
dedicated to fallen star, rapper King Von will be part of a
big night of boxing at The Center Stage Theater in Atlanta.