Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/16/14
DiBella Entertainment's IBF #6 rated Super Featherweight, Argenis Mendez (18-2, 9KO's), returns to action tonight in his native country of the Dominican Republic.  It will be Mendez' first fight since his highly controversial decision loss to Juan Carlos Salgado for the IBF Super Featherweight Championship.  The fight, which took place back on September 10 of this year, was held in Salgado's home country of Mexico, in Zapopan, Jalisco.  The world championship bout will be aired on Sunday, November 27, at 7PM ET, on SNY, as part of DiBella Entertainment's "Broadway Boxing" series.  Mendez, given the controversy from the first fight, had hoped to immediately secure a rematch against Salgado. Rather than wait around for the fight to possibly materialize, Mendez will look to take things into his own hands and work his way back toward another title shot, beginning with his bout tonight against Jose Palma (14-4-2, 9KO's). The bout, scheduled for 10 rounds, will take place at...

Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin fires pool boy on Twitter

Rodney Harrison: J.J. Watt best player in NFL, should be MVP

Giants confirm Coughlin will return in 2015

Nick Foles says he expects to be Eagles QB next season

Process of Bears hiring Marc Trestman was a mess

Cardale Jones still amazed to be on ESPN


Aaron Rodgers has a 'lucky' beard

Eric Mangini to interview for Raiders job

Report: Jim Harbaugh to make about $5M/year at Michigan

New Year's resolutions for ten NFL players

Derrick Rose: Chicago Bulls can win NBA title

Report: Rex Ryan to interview with ESPN after firing by Jets

Steelers sign RB Ben Tate with Le’Veon Bell’s status unclear

10 bold sports media predictions for 2015

Kelly Hall: Stafford got stepped on, no one cared

Top head coaching candidates to fill open NFL jobs

Report: James could leave Cavs again if hand is forced

WATCH: Johnny Manziel wishes LeBron James a happy birthday

Megacast back for College Football Playoff Championship

The best of the remaining MLB free agents

New York Post wants Nick Saban to coach Jets

'Suh-nami' damaging Detroit's playoff hopes

Jim Harbaugh by the numbers

Ranking the vacant NFL head coaching positions

Boxing News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

10 sports media predictions for 2015

Rodney Harrison: Watt should be MVP

Top candidates to fill open NFL jobs

The 14 'Wonder Women' athletes of 2014

Manziel wishes LeBron happy b-day

Best remaining MLB free agents

New Year's resolutions for ten NFL players

Derrick Rose: Bulls can win NBA title

'Suh-nami' hurts Lions' playoff hopes

Jim Harbaugh by the numbers

Ranking the vacant head coaching jobs

ESPN's Beadle exposes Twitter troll as sex offender

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.