Hard hitting Filipino Warlito Parrenas (24-6, 21) has had a frustrating year having seen a bout with Jamie Conlan fall apart several months ago on a high profile card that was aired on free TV in the UK. Despite that set back it seems that things are set to come up looking rosy for the free swinging 31 year who is now set to fight for the WBO interim Super Flyweight title.
The heavy handed Parrenas, who has previously fought as "WARS Katsumata", will be getting his shot on June 20th as he takes on Mexican 24 year old David Carmona (19-2-4, 8) in Mexico City.
For the Filipino, who currently holds the WBO Oriental Super Flyweight title, this will be his first world title fight and he'll be hoping to impress in Mexico. Despite being the away fighter Parrenas has fought, with success, away from his homeland. In fact the heavy handed destroyer went an impressive 6-1 (6) whilst fighting in Japan.
For Carmona this will be a second shot at a world title having previously been stopped, in 7 rounds, by the then champion Omar Andres Narvaez, back in 2013.
With bout has been made with provision that winner of this bout will be forced to fight Japanese sensation Naoya Inoue (8-0, 7) within 90 days of the bout. That fits in with the expected time from of Inoue's return in August, or very early September. Unfortunately however neither man would be given much of a chance against the Japanese "Monster", who has been out of action since December following an injury to his right hand.
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