Busy Weekend for Thompson Boxing Prospects:
A team of undefeated Thompson Boxing Promotions prizefighters descends upon Southern California boxing cards on back-to-back nights including three undefeated Colombian prospects and two fast-rising Inland Empire fighters.
Colombia's Jhonatan "Momo" Romero (19-0, 12 KOs) and Chris Avalos (19-1, 15 KOs) open the heavy-duty fight card on Friday, December 2, at Chumash Casino in Santa Ynez, California. The two super bantamweights will open the Anthony Dirrell vs. Renan St. Juste "ShoBox: The New Generation" main event fight with a bang.
Romero, 24, is a former eight-time Colombian National champion and a former 2008 Olympian. He'll be facing knockout punching Avalos in a bout set for 10 rounds. It's only his second time fighting outside of his native Cali, Colombia. The tall 122-pounder considers himself a boxer-puncher who is ready to make a splash in the division.
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