Juan Dominguez vs. German Meraz on April 5th
Queens, NY (March 12, 2014)–On Saturday night, April 5th at the Resorts World Casino New York City, New Legend Boxing will present a big night of boxing that will feature two world ranked fighters plus another coming off the biggest win of his career.
In the 10 round main event, WBA number-12 ranked Super Bantamweight Juan “Baby Tito” Dominguez will see action against Veteran German Meraz (46-30, 25 KO’s).
Dominguez of Brooklyn, New York has a record of 16-0 with 11 knockouts.
Dominguez has wins over Gabriel Gomez (4-0), Arturo Santiago (7-2-1) for the New York State Bantamweight title, Geyci Lorenzo for the WBA Feicaribe Super Bantamweight title and in his last bout he scored an 8 round unanimous decision over Camilo Perez (9-1) on December 7, 2013 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
Meraz of Agua Prieta, Mexico is a veteran of 76 fight. he has fought the likes of world champions Hernan Marquez, Gerry Penalosa, Martin Castillo, Cruz Carbajal, Hugo Ruiz, Tomoki Kameda, Juan Francisco Estrada as well as world title Challenger Zsolt Bedak. He has faced a plethora of undefeated fighters which includes going the distance in his last two bouts with three-time U.S. Olympian Rau’she Warren and his last bout with Juan Carlos Payano on February 22nd in Bethlehem, PA.
In one of the 8-round co-feature, WBA Number-14 ranked Super Bantamweight Rafael Vazquez will be in action.
Vazquez of Brooklyn New York has a record of 10-1 with 8 knockouts and has wins over Benjamin Morales (1-0) as well as a stunning come from behind 9th round stoppage over Leon Moore (30-2) last September 21st to win the WBA Fedlatin Super Bantamweight title.
In his last bout, Vazquez stopped Brad Patraw in the 1st round on January 30th at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
Undefeated Jr. Middleweight Frank Galarza will take part in an 8-round bout against Franklin Gonzalez (16-12, 10 KO’s).
Galarza of Brooklyn has a record of 12-0-2 and is coming off a career best win when he stopped fellow undefeated John Thompson (14-0) in the 2nd round on January 17th in a bout that was nationally televised on ShoBox.
He won the New York State Jr. Middleweight title with a 4th round stoppage over Rich Neves (6-0-1) on September 21st.
Gonzalez of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic has a signiture victory over Eddie Hyland (16-1) and has faced top competition such as former world champion Luis Collazo; undefeated Pablo Vasquez (14-0), Julio Reyes (13-0), Danny O’Connor (10-0), Sadam Ali (14-0) & Glen Tapia (14-0) as well as former world title challenger Dmitry Salita and contenders Jo Jo Dan, Antwone Smith and David Estrada.
Gonzalez is coming off a 4-round unanimous decision over Franklin Frias on February 2, 2013.
In six Round Bouts:
Rich Neves (6-1-1, 3 KO’s) of New York will fight in a Welterweight bout against Antonio Chaves Fernandez (4-15-2) from Brockton, MA.
Undefeated Welterweight Rajiv Bhattacharya (9-0, 6 KO’s) of Stamford, CT will take on Maurice Chalmers (11-11-1, 6 KO’s) of Lynchburg, VA as well as Super Featherweight Allan Phelan (3-2, 3 KO’s) of New York will be in action.
Scheduled for four round bouts:
Jr. Middleweight Gary Beriguette (3-0, 2 KO’s) of Brooklyn, NY; Cruiserweight Jay Rodriguez (2-0-1, 2 KO’s) of Queens, NY vs. Jose Torres (2-2, 2 KO;s) of Springfield, MA.; Super Middleweight Devaun Lee (1-0) of Queens, NY will take on Josue Valdez (5-0, 3 KO’s) of Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic ; Pro debuting Middleweight Timothy McDermott of Yonkers, NY as well as Super Bantamweight Claude Staten Jr. (1-0-1) of New York.
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Doors open at 6pm with the 1st bell at 7pm. All bouts subject to change.
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