ZEPEDA-FRANKEL ADDED TO SOLO BOXEO
Press Release: Lightweight Jose "El Chon" Zepeda (18-0, 16 KOs) has been added to the TV portion of the April 26th Solo Boxeo card on Unimas, which will be held in Port Hueneme, California. Zepeda is riding a twelve-bout knockout streak and will face off against perennial spoiler Robert "Red Hot" Frankel (32-14-1). Zepeda fought three times in 2013 and all three bouts ended before the fourth round. On March 1st, Zepeda outdid his 2013 performances with a second-round stoppage of Johnny Edwards (15-6-1). Zepeda, a Southern California native is trained by Robert Alcazar, the former trainer of Oscar De La Hoya, Edwin Valero, and Jesse Vargas. In preparation for his April 26th bout at the Oceanview Pavilion, Zepeda spent the past few weeks helping to prepare Timothy Bradley for this Saturday’s pay-per-view showdown with Manny Pacquiao. Tickets can be purchased online at www.boxingbythebeach.com.