DAVID MENDOZA TO REFEREE VILORIA-MARQUEZ UNIFICATION TITLE FIGHT
By Ronnie Nathanielsz
Fri, 16 Nov 2012
American David Mendoza has been named as referee for the flyweight unification title fight between WBO champion Brian Viloria of the Philippines and WBA champion Hernan “Tyson” Marquez of Mexico at the LA Sports Arena on Sunday, Manila Time.
World Boxing Organization (WBO) president Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel, announced that for the third title defense of Viloria who has a record of 31-3 with 18 knockouts against the hard-hitting Marquez who sports a 34-2, 25 knockouts record the judges will be Levi Martinez, Jonathan Davis and David Denkin, all from United States.
The WBO supervisor for the title fight will be Richard De Cuir.
Among the big fights Mendoza has refereed were Timothy Bradley vs Nate Campbell on August 1, 2009, Shane Mosley vs Ricardo Mayorga for the WBA Intercontinental title on September 27, 2008, Antonio Escalante vs Mike Oliver in a WBO, NABO title bout on October 24, 2008, Vic Darchinyan vs Filipino Diosdado Gabi for the IBF/IBO flyweight title on March 3, 3006 and the WBO clash between Joan Guzman and Agapito Sanchez who once fought Manny Pacquiao, in a WBO clash on February 26, 2004.
Click here to view a list of other articles written by Ronnie Nathanielsz.
Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:
|DANNY GARCIA MEDIA WORKOUT QUOTES|
By , Thu, 31 Jul 2014PHOTOS: RIOS, MOSLEY MEDIA DAY
By , Thu, 31 Jul 2014TWO FOR THE MONEY ROUNDS
By Ted Lerner, Thu, 31 Jul 2014This Saturday Rodriguez vs. Santiago for the WBO Latin title, complete list of fights
By , Thu, 31 Jul 20141st pro loss only a setback for Ghislain Maduma; Lightweight takes positives from tough experience
By , Thu, 31 Jul 2014Kris George set to take on Fernando Ferreira Da Silva for regional honours
By , Thu, 31 Jul 2014"SARTONK" PREMIER BELT MAKER OF THE WBA, IBF, WBO AND IBO CONFIRMED FOR THE INAUGURAL BOX FAN EXPO TO TAKE PLACE THIS SEPTEMBER IN LAS VEGAS
By , Thu, 31 Jul 2014PACQUIAO-ALGIERI HAS MAKINGS OF A CLASSIC
By Recah Trinidad, Wed, 30 Jul 2014GAB LOOKS INTO “LAST HOME STAND” CONTROVERSY
By Eddie Alinea, Wed, 30 Jul 2014COMING THROUGH IN CRUNCH TIME
By Ted Lerner, Wed, 30 Jul 2014Cohen Congratulates McCalla and Luis for ShoBox Victories Friday Night
By , Wed, 30 Jul 2014ARUM UPBEAT ON PACQUIAO-ALGIERI TITLE FIGHT
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Tue, 29 Jul 2014PETALCORIN VS TELLO FOR VACANT INTERIM WBA FLYWEIGHT BELT
By Carlos Costa, Tue, 29 Jul 2014BLATCHE FITTING IN VERY WELL WITH GILAS PILIPINAS
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Tue, 29 Jul 2014Salimbagat, Castro shine in US chess
By Marlon Bernardino, Tue, 29 Jul 2014ALOLOD TKOs FAJARDO, RETAINS PHILIPPINE LIGHT-FLYWEIGHT TITLE
By Salvador Lopez, Tue, 29 Jul 2014FIGHT CARDS TO BE HELD REGULARLY AT MANDALUYONG CITY GYM
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Tue, 29 Jul 2014U.S. launch party in Big Apple KO win for Fight Network: Ray 'Boom Boom' Mancini Named adviser/fight analyst
By , Tue, 29 Jul 2014Indian Promoter Shyam Batra’s First London, UK Event - CALL OF DUTY - This Saturday
By , Tue, 29 Jul 2014MRI confirms Melson’s Tear; Treatment set for tomorrow!
By , Tue, 29 Jul 2014AUSTRALIAN PROMOTER BELIEVES PACQUIAO-MAYWEATHER FIGHT HAS TO HAPPEN TO SAVE BOXING
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Tue, 29 Jul 2014DENVER CUELLO RETURNS IN SEPTEMBER
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Tue, 29 Jul 2014FAVORITES ROMP TO EASY WINS ON OPENING DAY--Report from Day 1 of the WPA World Pool Team Championship in Beijing
By Ted Lerner, Tue, 29 Jul 2014“PINOY PRIDE” HITS DUBAI SEPTEMBER 5
By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., Mon, 28 Jul 2014