Photos by Rafael Soto/Zanfer
Three time world champion Fernando “Kochulito” Montiel arrived today in Las Vegas for the big press conference tomorrow to announce his world title defense against Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire. Montiel and Donaire will meet on February 19th in the Mandalay Events Center in a fight to be telecast by HBO. Montiel and Donaire will also be in Los Angeles on Tuesday to promote the first big fight of 2011 in Las Vegas. Montiel is in Las Vegas with his father and trainer Manuel Montiel, Sr. and his brother Manuel Montiel, Jr.