Romero Duno to fight in Canelo Alvarez-Daniel Jacobs undercard

first_img‘We are too hospitable,’ says Sotto amid SEA Games woes Oil plant explodes in Pampanga town Duno, who now flaunts a 19-1-0 pro record, looks to carry the momentum off his second-round knockout win over Kuldeep Dhanda last Feb. 9 at Midas Hotel in Manila.Meanwhile, Interim WBA World Bantamweight Champion Reymart Gaballo has earned himself the right to take on either Nonito Donaire or Naoya Inoue later this year, according to Sanman Promotions CEO JC Manangquil.“Reymart’s fight is mandatory [for the division],” Mangquil added.“I’m just waiting on who’s next for me,” said Gaballo, who recently ascended to contender status following his conquest of Japanese prospect Yuya Nakamura.Donaire and Inoue both hold a WBA Bantamweight strap which complicates Gaballo’s next assignment.ADVERTISEMENT “They told me that I’m going to fight on May 5 in Las Vegas,” Duno, a Cotabato native, told reporters in Filipino during the halftime break of PBA action on Wednesday night.Although Duno, promoted by Golden Boy Promotions, said his opponent is yet unnamed.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSUrgent reply from Philippine ‍football chiefSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption charges“They just told me it’s going to be a big fight,” he said. “So as soon as I return to General Santos, I’m quickly getting back on training.”The bout is set on May 4 at the T-Mobile Arena in Nevada, at the eve of the Cinco de Mayo festivities. There, Alvarez takes top-billing, and will be taking on Daniel Jacobs. Chief Justice Peralta on upcoming UAAP game: UP has no match against UST PLAY LIST 01:00Chief Justice Peralta on upcoming UAAP game: UP has no match against UST02:21‘Bato’ says Robredo has to toughen up: ‘This is war…hindi ka pwedeng pa-cute cute dito’00:50Trending Articles02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss LATEST STORIES SEA Games hosting troubles anger Duterte Grace Poe files bill to protect govt teachers from malicious accusations MOST READ “I’m just going to continue working and praying as I wait. I’ll do my best whatever happens,” he said.Dave Apolinario, the WBC Asia Flyweight Youth Champion and also of Sanman Promotions, is also set to defend his newly-earned WBC Asia Flyweight Youth Champion belt this year.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Nextcenter_img Cost of 2020 Tokyo Olympics ceremonies up 40 percent Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting US judge bars Trump’s health insurance rule for immigrants Photo: From left: Sanman Promotions CEO JC Manangquil, Romero Duno, Reymart Gaballo, Dave Apolinario with PBA Commissioner Willie Marcial during a short chat with the press on Wednesday night at MOA Arena.Coming off the heels of a convincing victory, WBC Inter-Continental and WBA Asian lightweight Romero Duno is set to take his talents to the global stage.The 23-year-old Duno is set to fight in the undercard of Saul “Canelo” Alvarez’ title bout against Daniel Jacobs in Las Vegas, Nevada.ADVERTISEMENT ‘We are too hospitable,’ says Sotto amid SEA Games woes Oil plant explodes in Pampanga town Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. View commentslast_img