Originally posted on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/20/11
The signing of former world amateur star, power-punching Alex "The Prince" Theran, has bolstered an already strong Team Colombia, which is co-promoted by Gary Shaw Productions and Thompson Boxing Promotions. Theran joins world-rated boxers Darley Perez, Daulis Prescott and Yonnhy Perez, as well as 2008 Colombia Olympian Jhonatan "Momo" Romero, on Team Colombia. Credit: Team Colombia "We're building a powerhouse with some of the leading fighters in the world on Team Colombia" Shaw said, "Not only was Theran one of top Colombian amateurs of all-time, he was one of the best in the world, and we're very excited to add him in our growing stable of contenders and promising prospects." The 20-year-old Theran may have learned how to box at the dinner table as one of 15 siblings. The powerful southpaw had 180 amateur fights, highlighted by four National championships, two as a junior (under 18). Theran captured top honors at an International tournament in Cuba, as well as a tournament in th...
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