The Miguel Cotto vs. James Kirkland pay-per-view fight card broadcast by HBO PPV titled, “The Return” on Saturday, February 25 at Ford Center at The Star in Frisco, Texas is taking shape as two more bouts have been announced . The co-main event will feature WBA World Super Bantamweight Champion
Undefeated Dmitry “The Mechanic” Mikhaylenko (20-0, 9 KOs) scored an eight round stoppage against former WBA interim super lightweight titleholder Johan “El Terrible” Perez (20-3-1, 13 KOs) on Saturday night at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California. Perez who many felt would outbox Mikhaylenko went toe to toe with
Venue: Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio, California TV: HBO Latino Time: 10:30PM EST/7:30PM PST Johan Perez 147 vs. Dmitry Mikhaylenko 146 Yoandris Salinas 122 vs. Manuel Avila 121.6 Tevin Farmer 130 vs. Daulis Prescott 129.8 Joet Gonzalez 122.8 vs. Miguel Tamayo 122.4 Paulis Ritter 239 vs. Tommy Washington 276 Jason Quigley
Manuel “Tino” Avila (17-0 7 KOs) of Fairfield, CA will take on former world title contender Yoandris “El Nino” Salinas (21-1-2 14KOs) of Miami, Fl for the NABF super bantamweight title which will now be the co-main event of HBO Latino broadcast on August 8th headlined by Johan Perez vs.