Del Valle v Castaneda: Final press conference quotes/photos

Cotto Promotions 12/03/2015

Three attractive bouts will headline Miguel Cotto’s Boxeo Al Máximo series this Saturday March 14, 2015 at the Roger L. Mendoza Coliseum in Caguas, PR presented by Miguel Cotto Promotions with H2 Entertainment and Roc Nation Sports. 

In the main event, Mexican super bantamweight Roberto ‘Azabache’ Castañeda (21-8-1, 15 KOs) fights Orlando del Valle, (18-2, 13 KOs).

“We are just hours away. I want to tell Castañeda that here in PR we have some salsa for his tamales. I am ready and willing to put a great show and have a big victory.” 

“I am very happy to be back in Puerto Rico, the people have been great to me. This time I am even more ready. I had enough time to train and I feel ready for this fight, if Del Valle wants to fight I will be right there,” said Castañeda.

In the co-main event, a battle in the light flyweight division that will also be for the vacant WBC’s FECARBOX title as undefeated puncher Angel ‘Tito’ Acosta, (9-0, 9 KOs) will face Armando ‘Chiquita’ Vazquez (23-13-1, 6 KOs).

In addition, Alberto Machado, (9-0, 7 KOs) from San Juan, will attempt to be confirmed as one of the most promising junior lightweight of the island along with Félix Verdejo and José ‘Sniper’ Pedraza, against veteran Colombian fighter Jean Javier Sotelo (24-13-3, 16 KOs). 

Luis Arias back in action.

Cuban-American prospect Luis ‘Cuba’ Arias (9-0, 4KO’s), who recently signed with Roc Nation Sports, is ready to get back in the ring against Zacariah Kelley in a 6 round bout in the super middleweight division.

Boxeo Al Máximo is presented by Miguel Cotto Promotions with H2 Entertainment and Roc Nation Boxing in association with the City Of Caguas, Auto Group Chrysler, El Vocero, Ciclón Energy Drink, Salsoul, Everlast, Caguas Copy and Noti-Uno.