Press Convention Notes: Miguel Berchelt Set to Climb Light-weight Ladder

Berchelt’s street to two-weight supremacy begins Saturday night in a 10-rounder towards Jeremiah Nakathila at Resorts World Occasion Middle at Resorts World Las Vegas (ESPN, ESPN Deportes & ESPN+, 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT). Within the 10-round featherweight co-feature, Jose Enrique Vivas (21-1, 11 KOs) will battle Eduardo Baez (20-2-2, 7 KOs) in an all-Mexican showdown.

Undercard motion will stream dwell and completely on ESPN+ (6:45 p.m. ET/3:45 p.m. PT) and consists of Puerto Rican junior featherweight puncher Carlos Caraballo (14-1, 14 KOs), welterweight U.S. Olympian Tiger Johnson (2-0, 1 KO), featherweight prospect Haven Brady Jr. (5-0, 3 KOs), junior welterweight contender Josue Vargas (19-2, 9 KOs), and rising gentle heavyweight Dante Benjamin Jr. (1-0, 1 KO).

That is what Berchelt and Nakathila needed to say at Thursday’s press convention.

Miguel Berchelt

“I really feel good. I really feel pleased. I wish to thank Prime Rank and Zanfer for all the time dealing with my profession nicely. I really feel very motivated and centered on profitable this combat. I do know I’m going through a tricky fighter in Jeremiah Nakathila, whom I respect so much. However I’m coming to indicate that I can as soon as once more be world champion. This Saturday, I’ll present that.”

“The method following my final combat went nicely. It allowed me to relaxation. It helped me to do away with the fibrosis that I had because of COVID. Now I really feel new on this new metropolis and with a brand new coach. I’m in a brand new division, and I’ve new goals to attain. I wish to be world champion once more.”

“I really feel higher. I really feel stronger. I feel my physique wanted to maneuver up in weight. I used to be a world champion for 4 years. Now I’m coming for the victory this Saturday.”

“I’m very centered and ready for what I wish to do that Saturday. I wish to win this Saturday and make it in order that the title of Miguel Berchelt is taken into account among the many high of the division. They positively should take me under consideration, and I’ll present that this Saturday.”

“Followers can count on an important present. Miguel Berchelt is coming very hungry and with a robust need to as soon as once more grow to be world champion. I’ve been coaching for this combat since November in Las Vegas. I left my household. I left my home. I left lots of issues behind identical to I did once I began in boxing. I’ll ensure that all these efforts have been worthwhile.”

Jeremiah Nakathila

“I like combating. Him being an aggressive fighter is an effective factor for me. I can see that he’s awake now. However I wish to inform him to watch out as a result of I’ll put him again to sleep.”

“I’m very excited to be combating at this stage. Boxers practice to combat at this stage. I’m grateful, and I’m grateful to my staff to be combating at this stage. I’m right here to acquire the victory. March is a giant month in my nation {Namibia}. We simply celebrated Independence Day for us, and I’ll for positive make historical past once more for my nation.”

“I really feel a lot stronger at light-weight. It was a superb choice to maneuver to light-weight. It was so much simpler to make weight in comparison with junior light-weight.”

“This can be a very thrilling time for me. Seeing all that promotion and pleasure motivates me so much. I identical to the best way Prime Rank promotes the occasions. It’s on one other stage.”

“Anticipate fireworks. Come Saturday night time, I’m going to destroy Miguel Berchelt, and I shall be victorious.”

Promoted by Prime Rank, in affiliation with Zanfer Promotions, tickets beginning at $25 are on sale now and might be bought at

SATURDAY, March 26
ESPN, ESPN Deportes & ESPN+
10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT

Miguel Berchelt vs. Jeremiah Nakathila, 10 rounds, light-weight

Jose Enrique Vivas vs. Eduardo Baez, 10 rounds, vacant WBC-USNBC Featherweight Title

Dwell and Completely on ESPN+
6:45 p.m. ET/3:45 p.m. PT

Carlos Caraballo vs. Luis Fernando Saavedra, 8 rounds, junior featherweight
Tiger Johnson vs. Sebastian Gabriel Chaves, 6 rounds, welterweight

Josue Vargas vs. Nicolas Pablo Demario, 8 rounds, junior welterweight

Haven Brady Jr. vs. Jose Argel, 6 rounds, featherweight

Dante Benjamin Jr. vs. Kevin Johnson, 4 rounds, gentle heavyweight

Arturo Cardenas vs. Juan Hernandez Martinez, 4 rounds, junior featherweight

Adrian Serrano vs. Estevan Partida, 4 rounds, light-weight

Roberto Villa is the CEO, Founder, Govt Author, Senior Editor of FightBook MMA. Has a ardour for Fight Sports activities and likewise a podcast host for Sitting Ringside. He’s additionally a former MMA fighter and Kickboxer.


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