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WBO minimumweight champion Moises Fuentes trained lightly today for the media in his way to the fight against former two time champion Ivan “Iron Boy” Calderon this Saturday, October 6, at “The War”, to be held at the Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez in Bayamon, Puerto Rico, in a PR Best Boxing Promotions (PRBBP) presentation, in association with All Star Boxing, Top Rank and Promociones Zanfer to be broadcast on “Pay Per View”.
Fuentes (15-1, 7 KOs), from Mexico, came to the Caimito Gym along with his manager Marco Antonio Barrera, former world champion, his trainer Jorge Barrera, his physical trainer Scott Anthony and assistant Aron Dominguez. The tall fighter just did some exercises and shadows saying that he worked in the morning too.
“I’m relaxed and focused in the fight. My training is good and I’m going to be ready for 12 rounds. I know I’m going to face a former champion but I’m in a good shape”, Fuentes said to the media. Fuentes will defend for the second time his 105lbs title against Calderon (35-2-1, 6 KOs) in the co headline bout of “The War”, scheduled to 12 rounds.
Headlining the show, Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. (21-2-1, 18 KOs) will face #3 WBO superbantamweight ranked Jonathan “Polvo” Oquendo (22-2, 15 KOs), for the WBO International 122lb title, scheduled to 12 rounds.
Meanwhile, the #4 WBO lightweight ranked, Jose “Chelo” Gonzalez (20-0, 15 KOs) will defend his WBO Latino lightweight title against Humberto Toledo (41-8-2, 25 KOs), from Ecuador, in a bout scheduled to 10 rounds.
In the heavyweight division, former Olympian Víctor Bisbal (20-1, 14 KOs), will fight against Alex González (20-7, 10 KOs), scheduled to eight rounds.
In six rounds fights, Camilo Perez (7-0, 4 KOs) will face Juan G. Cruz (5-11-2, 1 KOs) in the superbatnamweights; Israel “El Heredero” Vazquez (6-0-2, 5 KOs) will fight against Erickson Martell (10-4-1, 8 KOs) in the junior flyweights; Rafael “El Pollo Blanco” Gonzalez (7-1, 6 KOs) will face William Lorenzo (2-11) in the lightweights.
And scheduled to four rounds, John Karl Sosa (3-0, 3 KOs) will face Jonathan García (3-3, 1 KOs).
Tickets for “The War” are availables at Ticketcenter (www.tcpr.com) calling 1 787 792-5000. The prices are $20, $40, $75, $125 and $250.