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Christian “Chimpa” Gonzalez debuts tonight as the co-main event for the LA Fight Club

 

Christian “Chimpa” Gonzalez debuts tonight as the co-main event for the LA Fight Club

 

By: Freddy Avellaneda

Photos: Goldenboy Promotions

 

LOS ANGELES, Calif (Mar 6, 2015) - Christian “Chimpa” Gonzalez (8-0, 8 KO’s) debuts tonight as one of the most recent signed prospects by Oscar De La Hoya’s Goldenboy Promotions as the co-main event the for LA Fight Club.

 

Earlier this week, Goldenboy Promotions held the media workout for the LA Fight Club event here at the Azteca Boxing Club. 2012 U.S Olympian super bantamweight Joseph Diaz Jr. (14-0, 9 KOs) of South El Monte, and Irish middleweight Jason Quigley (3-0, 3 KOs) were also present.

 

“I am anxious to step into the ring at the Belasco and give everyone a great fight” says Chimpa.

 

Yesterday, the official weigh-ins took place at the Goldenboy Promotions headquarters located in downtown Los Angeles. Chimpa weighed in at an impressive 131.8lbs were as his opponent Julio Cesar Sarinana weighed in at 133lbs both at the super featherweight division.

 

The event will take place at the Belasco Theater located in downtown Los Angeles, an event which was sold-out before its first week after tickets were available. The fights will be broadcasted live on Fox Sports and Fox Deportes.

 

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