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Cintron arrives in PR!

Photo: Jose Perez/PR Best Boxing Promotions

Photo: Jose Perez/PR Best Boxing Promotions

Former world welterweight champion Kermit “Killer” Cintrón (31-2-1, 27 KOs) arrived in Puerto Rico today. Cintron will fight for his first time in Puerto as a professional when he takes on Juliano Ramos (15-2, 12 KOs) of Brazil this Saturday in a scheduled for 10 round welterweight main event. Site of the event will be the Coliseo Roberto Clemente in San Juan, Puerto Rico and will be an edition of DiBella Entertainment’s Broadway Boxing series . PR Best Boxing Promotions (Ivan & Peter Rivera) and DiBella Entertainment will promote.

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Cintron shocked many with his upset of highly touted and then unbeaten contender Alfredo Angulo in his last bout this past May which was a WBC light middleweight title eliminator. Cintron will now drop back down to welterweight against Ramos. Cintron was born in Carolina, Puerto Rico where he lived until he was a teenager at which point he moved to Pennsylvania. Cintron has never fought in Puerto Rico as a professional.

The Puerto Rico vs Mexico rivalry will again be stirred up as Jonathan Oquendo (16-2, 10 KOs) of Puerto Rico battles Mexican veteran Juan José Beltrán in a featherweight bout scheduled for 8 rounds. José “Chelo” González (7-0, 4 KOs) of PR Best Boxing will take on Javier García (6-2-1, 2 KOs) in an 8 round junior welterweight contest. Former Puerto Rico Olympian heavyweight Víctor Bisbal (14-1, 11 KOs) will take on 21 bout veteran Mike Miller. There will be a total of 11 bouts in all. Tickets can be purchased at TicketCenter online at ( or by calling (787 )792-5000 Tickets are priced between $20 and $150. The fight is available for purchase at $29.95 on all cable systems and satellite in Puerto .

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