Edgewood, MD super lightweight Emmanuel "Tranzforma" Taylor returns to action on Friday, May 15 when he takes on "Relentless" Antonio Orozco at the US Airway Centre in Phoenix, AZ. The 10-round bout will be the televised co-main event on the new Top Rank Boxing Series that will air on TruTV.
This will be the first bout for Taylor (18-3, 12 KO's) since his 12-round unanimous decision loss to Adrian Broner on September 6 in Cincinnati, OH. This will also be Taylor's sixth straight appearance on national TV.
Orozco (21-0, 15 KO's) is coming off an eight-round unanimous decision win over former world champion Steve Forbes on October 10 in Indio, CA.