Top Rank Returns to El Paso

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 - 7:54pm

Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum's Top Rank, Inc. returns to El Paso with an exciting seven-bout fight card on Saturday, October 27th at the El Paso County Coliseum. It was Arum who brought Oscar De La Hoya (1998) and Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. (2012) to the Sun Bowl, as well as other world championship boxing events at the Coliseum and Don Haskins Center.

Top Rank will be conducting a media conference Thursday Oct. 4th at the Camino Real Hotel (2nd Floor Ballroom) to make the official announcement of the card, which will include #4 World Ranked Super Bantamweight, ALEJANDRO LOPEZ (23-2, Tijuana, Mexico), taking on former World Champion, TAKALANI NDLOVU (33-7, South Africa) in a 12 Round World Title Elimination Bout.

Tickets for the October 27th event will go on sale this Friday, Oct. 5th at the El Paso County Coliseum Box Office and all TicketMaster Outlets, as well as online at ticketmaster.com or by phone at 1-800-521-2300.

Arum has scheduled a number of his top prospects to appear on the undercard, five of which have a combined, undefeated record of 70-0, including; El Paso's ABIE HAN (17-0, Middleweight), BRAD SOLOMAN (18-0, Welterweight), MATT KOROBOV (17-0, Middleweight), GLEN TAPIA (15-0, Super Welterweight) and TREMAINE WILLIAMS (3-0, Super Bantamweight).

Opponents for the undefeated prospects and the remainder of the card to be announced.

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