WBC Welterweight World Champion Porter Makes First
Title Defense Against Mandatory Challenger Ugas at
Saturday Night at Dignity Health Sports Park at Carson, California
WBC Welterweight World Champion Shawn Porter and best contender Yordenis Ugas maintained a media Work out Wednesday at Churchill Boxing Club at Santa Monica because they close their title showdown that reports Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deportes Saturday night from Dignity Health Sports Park at Carson, California.
Also engaging in the media work were Abel Ramos and Francisco “Chia” Santana, that match at a 10-round welterweight fascination as a portion of this broadcast start at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.
Tickets for the event, that will be encouraged by TGB Promotions, are on sale now. Tickets may be purchased at AXS.com.
Here’s What the fighters needed to state on Wednesday:
“I’ve watched lots of Ugas’ coNFLicts, even heading back to his days. I understand what he could bring to the ring. Punches such as a fighter that is Cuban throw. They do it Once they turn their punches. I’m training my own mind and my eyes to become prepared for that.
“I don’t think Ugas has struggled at the level as a professional. So as to never underestimate him, you must comprehend he fought at that level consistently in the amateurs. I am aware he’so training to become prepared for this type of environment.
“Shawn Porter can be just a excellent fighter and guy. We come forward fighters so we are going to stand at the ring, are both clashing and determine that will go.
“It’s a good thing because I must fight all fashions, I came from the Cuban national team. There really are a lot of guys in the amateurs as well as the pros and that I ’t seen exactly what they can attract.
“I’m strong and comfortable at 147-pounds. I think this is the branch in going 14, I want to fight. There’s a great deal of gift at welterweight and ’s.
“I will mix up my own styles. I can fight indoors and fight on the outside. I make an effort to determine the Boxing and you see me brawling, while the fight continues.
“My spirit is likely to be on display Saturday. I’m facing a hardcore fighter that I understand will come forward. He’s a fighter that you must get ready to fight for all three moments of every single round. ”
“we know that Boxing can end at a blink of the eye and We both have two hands. I prepare myself to be my most useful and come outside to fight and come out with a triumph. What I did of one year ago with Felix Diaz, I came as a huge underdog. I used it fueled me.
“It is an amazing feeling fighting FOX with all eyes . This fight is available nationally. Everything is coming and moving in the way we want it to move. ”