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Published:August 4th, 2009 16:54 EST
Mayol to Fight Calderon Anew -- Gets Another Chance for Glory!

Mayol to Fight Calderon Anew -- Gets Another Chance for Glory!

By Joey Liam

On September 12, Rodel "Magnum Force" Mayol will get another title shot at unbeaten WBO light flyweight champion Ivan Calderon in the champion`s turf in Hato Ray, Puerto Rico.

In their first duel last June 13, Mayol and Calderon figured in a technical draw at Madison Square Garden in New York, after the referee stopped the fight in the sixth round due to a cut suffered by the champion Calderon, which was a result by an accidental head clash between the fighters.

This will be the fourth attempt of Mayol for a coveted title. His first three pursuit for the elusive boxing crown had been unsuccessful. He lost against Eagle Kyowa and Ulises Solis, and recently earned a draw with Calderon.

With renewed dedication and ferocious training regimen, Mayol is set to make a comeback in September. His training in the Wild Card Gym is being supervised by none other than 2008 Trainer of the Year Freddie Roach and Buboy Fernandez, which gives Mayol a much better chance to snatch the WBO light flyweight belt from the Puerto Rican champ, Ivan Calderon.