DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. (June 17, 2013) -- Two-time, two-division world champion Joan "Little Tyson" Guzman (33-1-1, 20 KOs) faces Vicente "El Loco" Mosquera (32-2-1, 17 KOs) on June 28 for the interim World Boxing Association (WBA) junior welterweight title.
The 12-round Guzman-Mosquera fight, presented by All Star Boxing in association with Acquinity Sports, will air live on Telemundo from Kissimmee, Florida.
Doors open at 7:30 p.m. ET, first bell at 8:30 p.m. ET.
Guzman Under Fire
Guzman has been unfairly criticized for failing to continue fighting in the eighth round of his world title fight last November, after he suffered a leg injury from an unintentional foul, resulting in his first professional loss, by split eight-round decision to (76-75, 75-75-76, 75-76) to Kjabib Allakhverdiev (18-0) for the vacant World Boxing Association (WBA) light welterweight championship.
Because of some well-documented weight problems in the past, the 1996 Dominican Republic Olympian has been rippe...