MarvNation Promotions To Host First Show Of The Year On
Jan. 29 At The Derby Room In Pomona, Ca.
MarvNation Promotions will host its first boxing event of
the year on Saturday, Jan. 29 at the Derby Room in Pomona,
Calif. The event will be headlined by rising prospect Angel
“Moreno” Rodriguez (10-0, 7 KOs) of Pico Rivera, Calif.
facing Jose Marrufo (12-10-2, 5 KOs) of Agua Prieta, Sonora,
Mexico in an eight-round battle for the WBC USNBC Silver
Super Lightweight Championship.
The entire card will be streamed live in English and Spanish
on MarvNation's official YouTube channel starting at 6:00
p.m. PT/9:00 p.m. ET. Veteran cutman Mike Rodriguez will
handle commentating duties for the English stream alongside
reporter Vanessa Martinez. Details regarding the Spanish
commentary will be announced shortly.
Less than 100 tickets are still available. They can be
purchased via Tix.com or by clicking here.
“We’re ready to take this company to another level,” said
Marvin Rodriguez, CEO of MarvNation Promotions. “That’s why
we’ve decided to host a show every month this year at the
Derby Room starting on Jan. 29, which will feature rising
talents like Angel Rodriguez, Alejandro Reyes, Raul Salomon
and many more. Make sure to watch it in person or through
our official YouTube channel. It’s going to be an exciting
night of action.”
In the co-main event, Alejandro “Pin Pon” Reyes (5-0, 4 KOs)
of Mexicali, Baja California, Mexico will take on Antonio
Wattell (3-7-3, 1 KO) of Houston, Texas in a six-round
140-pound fight. Reyes hails from the renowned Westside
Boxing Club in Los Angeles and possess a fan-friendly
Mexican style that promises to steal the show.
Raul “Money” Salomon (8-1, 8 KOs) of Long Beach, California
will look to bounce back from his only defeat in a six-round
super middleweight fight against Jeremy Ramos (11-11, 4 KOs)
of El Paso, Texas. Salomon was last seen in November in a
close decision loss against Aaron Silva that was streamed on
Alfredo Fernandez (6-0, 4 KOs) of Downey, California will
participate in a four-round super lightweight fight against
Nicaraguan slugger Osmel Mayorga (2-3, 1 KO).
Rising Mexican prospect Andy Dominguez (4-0, 2 KOs) will
return in a six-round flyweight battle against Mexican
warrior Jose Rodriguez Montemayor (5-5, 4 KOs).
Kyle Erwin (3-0, 2 KOs) of San Antonio, Texas will return
against a soon-to-be-determined opponent in a four-round
fight in the 140-pound division.
Sergio Jimenez (4-0-1, 3 KOs) of Mexico City, Mexico will
fight Ray Santiago (2-8) in a four-round cruiserweight
Jaivion Cardinal (4-0, 3 KOs) of Long Beach, California will
battle against Tyler Jacques (0-1-1) of Orlando, Florida in
a four-round super middleweight fight.
Jesus Torres Beltran (4-1, 3 KOs) of Phoenix, Arizona will
take on Ryan Venable (2-9) of Martinsville, Virginia in a
four-round bout in the lightweight division.
Cris Reyes (10-0, 9 KOs) of Seattle, Washington will face
Argentine veteran Lucas Alejandro Mignoni (14-3, 4 KOs) in a
six-round battle in the super lightweight division.
Carlos Rodriguez (1-0, 1 KO) of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
and Jerrell Nettles (1-1) will meet in a four-round