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Super bantamweight champ still below HBO radar

Daniel Ponce de Leon is defending his WBO super bantamweight title on a Golden Boy-promoted card, though it won't make HBO's cut on air, MaxBoxing writes.

Originally Published: May 25, 2006
By Steve Kim | MaxBoxing.com

Before the bright lights of HBO go on for its latest edition of "Boxing After Dark" from the Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif., this Saturday night, Daniel Ponce de Leon defends his WBO super bantamweight title against the unbeaten Alejandro Barrera.

That night's doubleheader on HBO will feature a main event of Jhonny Gonzalez, the defending WBO bantamweight titlist, facing the challenge of WBO junior bantamweight belt-holder Fernando Montiel. The telecast will kick off with a battle of ...

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