Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Romero Fights for IBA Title at Sandia Casino.(Final)

Byline: Mike Hall Associate Sports Editor

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On May 1, when the International Boxing Association released its monthly rankings, Danny Romero Jr. and Trinidad Mendoza were no where to be found.

On May 23, Romero and Mendoza will square off for the vacant IBA super bantamweight championship at Sandia Casino. The bout will be televised by Telefutura.

"Every organization wants Danny to hold their title," promoter Lenny Fresquez explained. "The biggest thing here was the time frame we were working with."

Romero had been scheduled to fight Julio Coronell on April 25 in Sandia's first adventure into boxing. …

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