Alberto Machado pencilled in for February 6 return in Caguas

Cotto 26/01/2016

Hot and unbeaten super featherweight prospect Alberto ‘Explosivo’ Machado (12-0, 10KO’s) will make his ring return on Saturday February 6 at the Roger Mendoza Coliseum in Caguas headlining Miguel Cotto Promotions, Roc Nation Sports and H2 Entertainment Emmy Award nominee series ‘Boxeo Al Máximo’ on Univision Puerto Rico.

“I feel blessed and happy with this great opportunity that the company has given me to headline a show, this was my dream and it’s coming true. They have seen I am mature and ready for the big test,” said Machado who had a impressive Ko victory over Tyron Luckey on past November 21 at the Mandalay Bay Event Center as part of the Cotto vs. Canelo undercard.

Alberto Machado will take the Mexican veteran Jose Luis Araiza (34-14-1, 25 KO’s) in a 8 round bout. “We are very excited with the return of Machado, this time he is facing a much experienced opponent that we know we will outcome and will have a great performance,” promoter Hector Soto said. ‘Boxeo Al Máximo’ will also feature the comeback of contender Abner ‘Pin’ Cotto (18-3, 8 KO’s) who will be clashing against Alvaro Ortiz (7-6-1, 5KO’s) from Sonora Obregon, Mexico.

Also in action Roc Nation’s undefeated top prospect Tramine Williams (9-0, 3KO’s) will have a test on undefeated Puerto Rican Adalberto Zorrilla (4-0, 4KO’s) in a 6 round contest in the super bantamweight division. Top prospects from Miguel Cotto Promotions and H2 Entertainment ; Magdiel Cotto (1-0, 1KO), Charlie Clemente (9-0, 4KO’s), Richy Rodriguez (5-0-1, 4KO’s), Kelvin Nuñez (12-0, 10KO’s) and Yomar Alamo (8-0, 7KO’s) will be part of the undercard. Boxeo Al Maximo is presented by Miguel Cotto Promotions in association with Roc Nation Sports and H2 Entertainment.