Gary Shaw Productions and Thompson Boxing Promotions have teamed-up again, forming Team Colombia, which includes the recent signings of world-rated featherweight Daulis Prescott and 2008 Colombian Olympian Jhonatan "Momo" Romero.
"Like with Team Puerto Rico," Shaw said, "I'm also involved with forming Team Colombia. This is another rich boxing country with talented boxers such as Prescott and Romero. Alex Camponovo, Ken (Thompson) and I work very well together and we're signing the best Colombian fighters to showcase in the United States. We already co-promote two great Colombian fighters, Darley Perez and Yonnhy Perez, and now we've added two other potential world champions, Prescott and Romero, to our Team Colombia."
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Colombia has produced several world champion boxers such as the Julio brothers, Jorge Eliecer and Ener, Antonio "Kid Pambele" Cervantes, Miguel "Happy" Lora, Fidel Bossa and Rodrigo Valdez. The late, great Diego "Ch...