Monday, October 23, 2017

Aston Palicte vs Jose Alfredo Rodriguez on December 8th

Filipino fighter Aston Palicte faces Jose Alfredo Rodriguez of Mexico on December 8, 2017 at Round Rock Sports Center, Round Rock, USA for the NABF Super Flyweight Title.

Palicte has a record of 23W(19KO)-2L. He is from Bago City, Negros Occidental, Philippines.

The 26 years old Filipino will fight for the 2nd time in the United States. He fought Oscar Cantu in his US debut last year and won the fight via split decision.

Palicte is currently ranked no. 4 contender by the WBO who has a current champion named Naoya Inoue of Japan.

On the other hand, Jose Alfredo Rodriguez is a former interim WBA World Light Flyweight champion. A 28 years old fighter from Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico. He handled an impressive record of 32W(19KO)-6L.

Rodriguez is also a former world title challenger. He fought Kazuto Ioka in 2012 for the  WBA World Light Flyweight Title but lost via KO. Also, he fought Jerwin Ancajacas early this year for the IBF World Super Flyweight Title but again lost via TKO.

Palicte vs Rodriguez is promoted by Roy Jones Jr (Roy Jones Jr Boxing Promotions) and Keith Underwood (Underwood Promotions).