THOMAS DULORME & JONATHAN GONZALEZ REMAIN TOP TEN IN THE WBC RATINGS
Thu, 06 Dec 2012
December 5, 2012 - During the 50th Convention of the World Boxing Council (WBC) held in Cancún, México, Puerto Rican boxers, Thomas Dulorme (16-1, 12 KO's) and Jonathan "Mantequilla" González (15-0-1, 13 KO's ) remained ranked in the top ten globally by the organization.
Dulorme is now ranked No. 10 at the junior welterweight division (140lbs), and González is rated No. 9 at the light middleweight division (154lbs).
"Dulorme and Gonzalez are ready to take on the toughest challenges presented to them." said Gary Shaw. "Both fighters vow to make 2013 a memorable year for the Puerto Rican fans."
"We are excited by the work we are doing together with Gary Shaw, Lou DiBella and Leon Margules" said Javier Bustillo, president of Universal Promotions. "On January, 4 "Mantequilla" will be fighting against Derek Ennis in Miami, and Dulorme on January, 23 in New York against an opponent to be named later."
Dulorme, who was ranked No. 1 by the WBC at the welterweight division, will be campaigning at junior welterweight (140lbs), after he suffered his first loss against Juan Carlos Abregú. González got a draw in his last fight, against former world champion, Sergiy Dzinziruk.
González and Dulorme are members of "Team Puerto Rico", which is a collaboration between Gary Shaw Productions, DiBella Entertainment, Universal Promotions and Warriors Boxing, made with the goal of gathering the best of Puerto Rico's boxing talents.
Click here to view a list of other articles written by .
Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:
|MANNY PACQUIAO’S TRUE CALLING|
By Reni M. Valenzuela, Sat, 20 Dec 2014JI XIAN DEFEATS SONG YA DONG BY UNANIMOUS DECISION
By , Sat, 20 Dec 2014NIGHT OF KNOCKOUTS ON THE MAIN EVENT ON PINOY BOX OFFICE (PBO) OVER SKY CABLE TONIGHT
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Sat, 20 Dec 2014Thomas Dulorme Gives Back To His Community in Puerto Rico
By , Sat, 20 Dec 2014NBA -- Warriors top Thunder in wild west duel
By Joan Secuya-Medida, Sat, 20 Dec 2014NBA -- Celtics trade Rondo to Mavericks
By Mariano Cueva, Sat, 20 Dec 2014ALA-COBRA: LABORDO STOPS TOYCO IN ILO-ILO
By , Fri, 19 Dec 2014DENVER CUELLO TO FIGHT CARLOS ORTEGA IN TITLE ELIMINATOR
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Fri, 19 Dec 2014DENNIS LAURENTE WINS OPBF LT.MIDDLEWEIGHT TITLE WITH 6TH ROUND TKO
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Fri, 19 Dec 2014BERMANE STIVERNE, DEONTAY WILDER AND DON KING INTERNATIONAL MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL HIGHLIGHTS
By , Fri, 19 Dec 2014ADONIS STEVENSON vs. DMITRY SUKHOTSKIY OFFICIAL WEIGHTS
By , Fri, 19 Dec 2014Rejuvenated Antonio Tarver Calls out David Haye
By , Fri, 19 Dec 2014MILWAUKEE’S LARRY SANDERS SUSPENDED
By , Fri, 19 Dec 2014PACQUIAO INVITED TO A GATHERING OF 100,000 CHRISTIANS IN CEBU
By Tonton Alcos-Antogop, Thu, 18 Dec 2014ONE FC: DYNASTY OF CHAMPIONS OFFICIAL WEIGH-IN RESULTS
By , Thu, 18 Dec 2014NBA --Hawks exact revenge, pounce on Cavaliers, 127-98
By Jose Carlos Monroy, Thu, 18 Dec 2014LABORDO VS TOYCO IN ILO-ILO ALA-COBRA CARD
By , Thu, 18 Dec 2014HAPPY BIRTHDAY MANNY PACQUIAO!
By , Thu, 18 Dec 2014TOURNAMENT TO DETERMINE MAYWEATHER”S CHALLENGER IS UTTERLY STUPID!
By Ed de la Vega, DDS, Thu, 18 Dec 2014DENVER CUELLO RANKED NO.1 MINI FLYWEIGHT BY THE WBC
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Thu, 18 Dec 2014Viloria can’t wait for Estrada rematch
By Joaquin Henson, Thu, 18 Dec 2014Time to junk cowards and puppets
By Recah Trinidad, Thu, 18 Dec 2014JO JO DAN vs. KEVIN BIZIER, ARTUR BETERBIEV vs. JEFF PAGE JR. DEC.19 UNDERCARD PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES
By , Thu, 18 Dec 2014Gary Russell Jr. To Face Christopher Martin In New Co-Feature This Saturday, Dec. 20, On Showtime Boxing On Showtime Extrememe®
By , Thu, 18 Dec 2014