In the WBO mandated purse bid for the upcoming Guillermo Rigondeaux (14-0, 9 KO’s) vs. Chris Avalos (24-2, 18 KO’s) world junior featherweight title fight, Caribe Promotions won the right to promote the show with a bid of $317,777.77. It was the only bid on the contest.
Caribe is currently Rigondeaux’s principal promoter, although efforts are being made to arrange for a co-promoter to handle the fight dealings of the Cuban Olympic star and WBO/WBA 122 lb. titlist.
The tentative date for Rigondeaux-Avalos is November 22 with venues in Miami and the Dominican Republic under consideration