BOXING: Han get new opponent days before bout
POSTED: Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 5:50pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 7:18pm
El Paso, TX — Kimberly Colbert won't be fighting vs Jennifer Han on June, 28
because she was arrested on violation of probation. Jennifer Han will now be facing a better fighter, rank number two in the U.S.,Christina Ruiz. She is the current International Female Boxers Association bantamweight Champion.
El Paso's Sweetheart and top contender Jennifer Han faces a more difficult task, but she is ready to come back to the ring, bringing to the fight world title level and experience.
"I'm going to fight my way. I'm going to fight my style. I have a lot of experience and I can adapt. But I'm going to fight the way I trained. I haven't done my research on her because I just found out about her, but I will. I don't think it's going to change my gameplan as much," said Han.
Jenny has won three Golden Gloves titles and two USA National wins.
Han will be facing a very tough Christina Ruiz in an eight round bout.
Co-Main Event - Lightweight Texas Champion Oscar Valenzuela 6-0-1will be defending his Texas title vs Bryan Garcia and promises to be a memorable fight in an eight round bout.
The grudge fight between Carlos Villa (5-1-1, 3KO) and Colbert Lozoya 7-10-0 is a must watch fight. They have known each other for a long time and both want to show El Paso who is the best fighter.
Jose “Shorty” Salinas 4(3)-1-0 Las Cruces favorite vs Esteban “ El Tremendo” Villaba From Juárez México. Villaba said about the fight “This is going to be a good fight! Salinas is a good fighter, I won't denied it. But I have something that I don't think he has, I am confident, strong, and have the heart and talent to brake him apart.”
David Muñoz vs Johnny Guillen and Adam Vazquez will face Javier Nuñez.
Escalante Promotions “Rise of Champions” Official Weigh-in
will be at 6655 Gateway Blvd W, El Paso, TX 79925 – Tel (915) 235-0814 - Holiday Inn Hotel at 2 p.m. on Friday, June 27th, 2014
Rise of Champions tickets are now on sale at the
El Paso County Coliseum Box Office and Ticketmaster,
for information call (915) 313-1944