Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 11/14/14
Highly touted Puerto Rican boxer Jose "Sniper" Pedraza (12-0, 8 KO's) is ready to return to the ring after defeating veteran Mexican Gerardo Zayas by TKO in the first round last February in Puerto Rico. Pedraza is fighting Mexico's Sergio Villanueva (25-2-2, 13 KOs) on Saturday, June 8, as part of an HBO Latino special broadcast starting at 12:15am ET (Sunday) at the Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Credit: Team Puerto Rico "This is another great opportunity to showcase my God-given talent to those watching on HBO," said Pedraza. "My goal is to come out victorious and use superior boxing skills to defeat my opponent. I'm looking forward to giving the fans a fan-friendly fight." "Pedraza is a special fighter who can bring excitement to all Puerto Rican fans around the world," said Gary Shaw. "He's gaining great experience each time he steps in the ring. He's got a bright future." "We are very pleased that Pedraza is having great exposure on June 8, in Canada. He will impress ...
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