Esquivias Returns To The Ring August 19 In Corona!
By Alexander Damien
Corona, California- Thompson Boxing Promotions returns Friday night August 19th with “New Blood” at the Omega Products International in Corona, California.
Hailing from Carson, California is Super Bantamweight Efrain Esquivias (13-0, 9 KOs), who has quickly become one of the most viable players at the Jr. Featherweight limit. Being mentored by elite boxing trainer Freddie Roach, who works with some of the sports biggest stars at his Wild Card Boxing Gym, Efrain had built a strong record of 13 wins with 9 coming by Ko., before he was sidelined in June when he suffered a nasty cut over his eye during a sparring session which would . Now healthy and ready for battle, Esquivias will take on the experienced Juan Ruiz Jr. (23-6, 7 KOs), who hails from Santa Clarita, California. The bout will be a 10Rd fight for the vacant NABF super bantamweight title.
In the co-main event, putting together an 11 fight win streak is welterweight prospect Artemio ‘King’ Reyes Jr. (12-1, 10 KOs), will bring his impressive body punching ability as he faces Cristian Favela (31-31-1, 15 KOs) for the WBC Fedalatin Welterweight Championship in a 8rd bout. Artemio will look to add Cristian to the list of his knockout victims, as he will try and methodically break him down with body shots. Cristian will be a big test for the young Reyes Jr. due to the fact of Favela’s overall ring experience.
Tickets for “NEW BLOOD” are priced at $75, $45, and $30. They are available now and may be purchased by calling 714-935-0900.