posted on Jun, 18 2004 @ 02:51 PM
Newbridge's Gavin Rees will face "Mighty" Mike Anchondo for the vacant WBO super featherweight title.
Los Angeles fighter Anchondo, 22, matches an impressive 24-fight 100% record (18 KOs) against Rees' perfect 20-fight run (11 KOs).
The bout will be held in the American Airlines Arena, Dallas, on 15 July.
Rees, 24 and nick-named "The Rock", was to fight champion Diego Corrales, but he vacated the title, opening the way for number-two contender
Story from BBC SPORT:
Published: 2004/06/18 12:30:45 GMT
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