Charr v Oquendo is on for WBA belt, litigation denied

Fres Oquendo Mahmoud Charr Manuel Charr World Boxing Association

Team Charr / Ralph Notaro

Representatives have Manuel Charr and Fres Oquendo have informed representatives of Don King Productions that “there is no litigation” and they will fight for the WBA Heavyweight Championship.

Pat English and John Wirt, representing both fighters have stated that there is no litigation and the WBA title fight is on.

The sanctioned interim WBA Heavyweight Championship will still be on the line Saturday night as Trevor Bryan and B. J. Flores square off at the Celebrity Theater in Phoenix, AZ it was announced by promoter Don King.

The 28-year-old Bryan (19-0, 13 KOs), who hails from Schenectady, NY has his eyes on the interim world title as he returns to the ring Saturday night following stopping Francois Russell in the third round in his last fight on Dec. 15, 2017.

Flores, who hails from Chandler, AZ is 34-3-1 with 21 KOs. He last fought at the Celebrity Theater on June 24, 2017 and won a unanimous decision over Nick Guivas.

Tickets for the Celebrity Theater’s night of boxing are on sale at or at the box office.

Tickets are priced at $30, $40, $60 and $100. Doors open at 5 p.m. The Celebrity Theater is located at 440 N. 32nd St. in Phoenix.