Found February 15, 2012 on Pro Boxing Fans:
PLAYERS: Cristobal Cruz
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The countdown begins.  In just 9 days, on February 24 Banner Promotions and Thompson Boxing Promotions will team up to present an exciting fight card at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino in Dover, Delaware. Scheduled to be televised on ESPN's "Friday Night Fights" the main event boasts a 10-round super featherweight match up featuring Tijuana, Mexico's Juan Carlos Burgos (28-1, 19 KOs) versus former IBF featherweight world champion Cristobal Cruz (39-12-3, 23 KOs). This will be Burgos' first defense of his WBC Silver super featherweight title. Credit: Carlos Baeza / Thompson Boxing We caught up with the Tijuana native; as he gets close to wrap up his preparation. 1.  What do you know about your opponent Cristobal Cruz? Since Cruz is a former champion, I know him very well.  We are from the same town and we sparred a number of times. I know for a fact that he is not taking any chances in his preparation to fight me and it will be a great match.   He will...
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