El Paso to host World Title Bout
The Independence Showdown is coming to the El Paso County Coliseum on Thursday, September 15th. World Champion Jhonny Gonzalez, plus El Paso's Antono Escalante and Juarez' Mickey Roman, will be in attendance.
Gonzalez (49-7, Mexico City) will be defending his WBC World Featherweight Championship belt against Rogers Mtagwa (29-14-2, Philadelphia, PA) in the main event on the card. Escalante and Roman will be fighting in separate bouts. Their opponents as well as the remainder of the card is to be announced.