PROMISING Ifugao prospect Carl Jammes Martin is dealing with skilled Richard Rosales within the second present of Omega Professional Sports activities Worldwide’s (Opsi) two-part boxing occasion on Dec. 18, 2020 on the IPI Compound in Mandaue Metropolis.
“Sure. That’s already sealed,” Opsi vp Jerome Calatrava advised SunStar Cebu. “It’ll be scheduled for 10 rounds however continues to be pending of GAB’s (Video games and Amusements Board) approval.”
The 21-year-old Martin, a local of Lagawe, is seeing motion for the primary time in 2020. His final struggle was a third-round technical knockout of Philip Luis Cuerdo on Dec. 21, 2019 in Manila.
Rosales is coming off a unanimous choice defeat within the fingers of Worldwide Boxing Federation (IBF) No. 7 rated gentle flyweight Christian Araneta in Opsi’s first “bubble” boxing occasion final Oct. 7.
Martin, rated No. 36 within the World Boxing Council (WBC) bantamweight division, is 15-0 with 14 knockouts, whereas Rosales is 14-13-2 with eight knockouts.
The Martin vs. Rosales bout can be featured in “Kumbati 7,” which can kick off at 7 p.m.
The principle occasion is a 10-rounder between Araneta (18-1, 14 KOs) and Roland Jay Biendema (15-6-1, 8 KOs).
Pete Apolinar (12-1, 8 KOs) will slug it out with Danny Tampipi (Sep 11-2, 5 KOs) within the co-main occasion.
Within the undercard, Albert Pagara (32-1, 23 KOs) will lock horns with Virgil Puton (18-14-2, 9 KOs), whereas Franco Serafia (3-1, 1 KO) will tackle Matthew Fondales (1-2).
“Kumbati 6” will kick off 1 p.m. on the identical date with 5 bouts.
WBC No. 9 gentle flyweight Mark Vicelles (12-0-1, 6 KOs) will face Arnold Garde (10-10-3, 4 KOs) in the principle occasion.
Tomjune Mangubat (11-2-1, 9 KOs) will sq. off with Reymond Empic (7-5, 3 KOs) within the co-main occasion.
Within the undercard of “Kumbati 6,” Regie Suganob (4-0, 1 KO) will struggle Robert Ates (4-7, 2 KOs), Carlo Bacaro (6-0, 5 KOs) will attempt to preserve his unbeaten streak alive towards Ryan Maano (5-9-2, 1 KO), whereas Benny Cañete will make his professional debut towards fellow rookie Roque Villagonzalo. (EKA)