HUMBLE, TEXAS TO HOST SOLO BOXEO NEXT WEEK
Press Relerase: On Saturday, July 14th, Golden Boy Promotions will team up with Southcoast Promotions at the Humble Civic Arena in Humble, Texas to produce TeleFutura's Sólo Boxeo. The ten-round super middleweight main event will see Mexican Marco Antonio Periban risk his perfect professional record against San Diego's James Parison. Tickets are available for purchase at the Humble Civic Center box office.
Unbeaten in 17 professional fights, with 11 of his wins coming by way of knockout, Mexico City's Marco Antonio Periban believes he is ready to make his move toward a world title opportunity. Going 5-0 in 2011, the 27-year-old has added to his win total in 2012 with a decision win over previously unbeaten Jesus Angel Nerio and a second round technical knockout over Gerardo Diaz. He will attempt to become the first man to stop James Parison on July 14th.
A former National Golden Gloves winner and 2004 Olympic trials participant, 30-year-old James "Choco" Parison (15-1-1, 4 KO's) is ready to for his match-up with Periban. He is unbeaten in four fights since his lone loss via decision to Craig McEwan in November of 2009.