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Boxeo Boricua presser

Enrique Vázquez/Promociones Miguel Cotto,Inc.

Miguel Cotto announced today his upcoming show from his Boxeo Boricua Series, this Saturday, March 27th at the Roger Mendoza Coliseum in Caguas, Puerto Rico. Super bantamweight prospect Jayson “La Maravilla” Vélez (11-0, 10 KOs) will fight Colombian veteran Pedro Rincón (30-16-2, 25 KOs) in the main event for the vacant super bantamweight USNBC title from the WBC. Also top lightweight prospect Abner “Pin” Cotto (6-0, 4 KOs) will face Robert Acevedo (9-9-3, 1 KO) in the co-main event.

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“This is the opportunity that I always dreamed of. I have trained very hard for this fight and I will have a big victory this Saturday,” said Jayson Vélez.

“This is going to be a very exciting show; Jayson Vélez is a very talented boxer that has great skills and a huge power,” said Miguel Cotto.

Tickets are available in Ticketcenter (787)792-5000. Prices: $12.00, $25.00, $35.00. www.tcpr.com

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