Gonzalez-Mtagwa Clash To Land on ESPN and Televisa

By Ivan Leon

According to WBC featherweight champion Jhonny Gonzalez (49-7, 43KOs), his upcoming title defense against Roger Mtagwa (27-14-2, 19KOs) on September 15th in El Paso, Texas, will be televised in the United States as a special event on ESPN and carried in Mexico on Televisa. On the undercard, Antonio Escalante and Miguel Mickey Roman will appear in separate bouts. I want to thank Promociones del Pueblo for giving me the opportunity to make my defensein El Paso, Texas, where I saw Erik Morales become a champion. I remember it was a great, and hopefully on September 15th the people will make a grand entrance to see my defense, and also the stars of [El Paso] such as Mickey and Escalante, Gonzalez said.Tags: Jhonny Gonzalez , Gonzalez-Mtagwa , Gonzalez vs Mtagwa