Boxing News : Vernon Forrest-Sergio Mora Deal is Reached
By Mark Vester
The negotiations appear to be done, Dan Rafael reports that a deal has been reached between WBC junior middleweight champion Vernon Forrest (40-2, 29KOs) and Sergio Mora (20-0-1, 5KOs), who won the first season of the "Contender" reality series. The bout will take place on May 10, on Showtime, with a venue to be announced at a later date. |
Mora has fought at middleweight for the majority of his career and will move down to 154 to challenge Forrest. Neither fighter has been able to secure a name opponent, forcing them fight each other with the winner being in line for a potential payday in the future
This fight has actually been moved to June 7th and will be at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT.
Paul Williams will fight Carlos Quintana on the card also.