July sixteenth, 2021
WBO champion Brian Castaño goes for undisputed standing at tremendous welterweight this weekend when difficult three-belt ruler Jermell Charlo.
All 4 [three major] 154-pound belts dangle within the stability for the primary time in historical past on Saturday, July 17, dwell on SHOWTIME from AT&T Heart in San Antonio in a Premier Boxing Champions occasion.
Castano, a two-time title-holder, was in a assured temper when discussing his battle with Charlo.
“I really feel nice. I’m having an amazing coaching camp and looking out ahead to moving into the ring. That is the struggle of my life, and I really feel so good about it,” he stated.
“This struggle is such an honor and a privilege. To have the possibility to unify the 4 belts is such a singular alternative.
“It’s about making historical past. Just a few fighters have been capable of obtain it and write a golden web page within the historical past books of boxing. I plan to be the primary Latino to take action.
“Preventing in San Antonio is sort of huge, and everyone is aware of that Manu Ginobili is such a hero there. All of us admire and love Manu, who’s one in every of Argentina’s best-ever in any sport.
“For those who go to San Antonio and also you have been born in Argentina like me, you higher be prepared to provide it your all to maintain his legacy.
JERMELL CHARLO SUFFER
“It’s going to be a tricky struggle between two nice champions. Charlo is robust and a superb boxer, however he by no means suffered within the ring earlier than. He’ll on July 17.
“My prediction is that I’m going to win, and he’ll endure,” added Castano.
SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING begins at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT and can characteristic unbeaten Interim WBA Light-weight Champion Rolando “Rolly” Romero taking over Anthony Yigit within the co-main occasion.
Unbeaten middleweight Amilcar Vidal matching up in opposition to veteran contender Immanuwel Aleem in a 10-round bout that opens the telecast.
Tickets for the dwell occasion, promoted by Lions Solely Promotions and TGB Promotions, are on sale now. Followers should buy them by way of www.attcenter.com. Romero vs. Dulay is co-promoted with Mayweather Promotions.