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Azteca Promotions youth prospects return to Tijuana this June 27th

TIJUANA, Baja Calif. - This upcoming June 27th,Azteca Promotions own youth prospects Pedro “Lil Pete” Duran (6-0, with 4 KO’s) and Christian “Chimpa” Gonzalez (5-0, with 5 KO’s) return to Tijuana, Baja California and will step into the ring at the Tecate Box Tour on site of the Casino Caliente, an event promoted by Zanfer Promotions.

Lil Pete returns to the ring after an spectacular fight this past May 17 during the Juan Manuel Marquez versus Mike Alvarado mega fight which was presented by Top Rank at The Forum in Inglewood, CA. Lil Pete defeated Dominic Coca in the first round by technical knockout a minute and nine seconds into the fight. This will mark the third occasion which Lil Petetravels south of the border and into Tijuana for a fight event in the last 10 months.    

Chimpa on the other hand has fought all his 5 pro fights south of the border and considers Tijuana as his home. He returns to the border city after knocking out Miguel Mendoza in 1:35 minutes of the first round. Chimpa has fought all his 5 pro fights in a matter of 10 months and will look for his 6th victory this June 27th.

“These two youth prospects have had a tremendous year thus far and it has all shown out in the ring. They are dedicated to the sport and are in the gym all week long, each and every week,” says manager Richard Mota.

For more information, please contact the Azteca Promotions office at (323) 560-5400