March 28, 2020

El Nica Concepción vs Rober Barrera Friday in WBA KO to Drugs Festival in Panama

By Carlos Costa

Boxing fans can’t wait for this year’s WBA KO to Drugs Festival Friday at the Roberto Durán Arena in Panama., the WBA yearly show aimed at entertaining fans while fighting to keep drugs away with sports and society..

In the main event, Panamanian slugger former champ 🇵🇦 Luis “El Nica” Concepción (38-8, 27 KO’s) battles Colombian warrior 🇨🇴 Rober Barrera (23-2, 12 KO’s) for the WBA interim flyweight belt.

In women’s action, unbeaten Panamanian warrior girl 🇵🇦 Laura Lesezma (14-0, 7 KO’s) collodes agains more experienced former world title challenger 🇻🇪 Mayerlyn “La Monita” Rivas (15-4-2, 10 KO’s) of Venezuela for the vacant WBA super bantamweight world title 🔥🔥

Sharing the spotlight are undefeated 🇨🇺 Cuban Daniel Matellón and tough Mexican man of action 🇲🇽 Erik Lopez García battling it out for the vacant WBA interim 115 pounds strap. ⭐️

In more exciting wars, 🇨🇺 Leosdan Nuñez (10-0, 4 KO’s) of Havana, Cuba engagges Colombian 🇨🇴Javier Martínez (12-3, 6 KO’s) in a FEDELATIN bantamweigh rumble; plus, testes warrior lady 🇵🇦 Yaditza Pérez (13-13-1, 6 KO’s) battles younger 🇵🇦 Nataly Delgado (7-2-1, 3 KO’s) for the vacant FEDELATIN flyweight clash. 🔥🔥

The exciting show is a production of award-winning promoter José Rogelio Espiño Neira, director of Promociones y Eventos del Istmo. May the Best Men and Women Win. 🔥🔥

The author Carlos Costa of Panama is a veteran boxing reporter living in Asia. Carlos can be reached at and whatsapp +639184538152