Servania, Melindo to train at Wild Card Gym


Posted at Jan 07 2014 01:39 PM | Updated as of Jan 07 2014 09:39 PM

MANILA, Philippines – Young Filipino boxers Genesis “Azukal” Servania and Milan “El Metodico” Melindo flew to the United States to train at the famous Wild Card Gym of Hall-of-Famer Freddie roach, Boxing Scene reported.

Servania, an unbeaten super bantamweight prospect, and Melindo, a former flyweight championship contender, will train at the world-famous gym for a week, according to Ronnie Nathanielsz.

Both fighters compete under the banner of ALA Promotions.

ALA president Michael Aldeguer is also planning to have Servania and Melindo train at the Top Rank Gym in Las Vegas.

Boxing patron Tony Aldeguer also informed Boxing Scene that the two boxers will travel to Tijuana in Mexico to train at the gym of legendary Mexican fighter Erik Morales.

Servania, one of the most promising prospects in the ALA stable, is coming off a second-round stoppage victory over Rafael Concepcion, while Melindo beat Jose Alfredo Rodriguez last November to rebound from his first career loss.