Angel Acosta, Jafet Uutoni go face-to-face ahead of WBO eliminator

Cotto Promo 08/02/2017

Hector Santos

Finally after weeks of promoting the upcoming and highly anticipated clash as mini flyweight WBO world title eliminator; hard puncher and fan favorite Angel ‘Tito’ Acosta (15-0, 15KO’s) meet the #1 world ranked Jafet ‘The Lion’ Uutoni (11-1, 4KO’s) in the final press conference held today in Caguas, Puerto Rico.

“I want to welcome Uutoni to Puerto Rico and thanking him for accepting to fight me here, I am very well prepared for any kind of style he can bring and on Saturday night I will win,” said and enthusiastic Angel Acosta. “I very happy to be here I have felt like in home, people have been good to me, but on Saturday I business to resolve with Acosta. I have work very hard to get to this point and I will win to get my world title opportunity,” said the Lion Jafet Uutoni.

In addition to the main event strawweight contender Janiel Rivera will clash against hard hitter Juan Guzman in a 8 round fight plus Miguel Cotto’s top prospect Danielito Zorrilla will clash against Onyx Curras in a 4 round fight as the TV opener.

Meanwhile, unbeaten Edgardo Laboy will take care of business against Eliezere Agosta and Bryan Chevalier will have his rematch fight against Harold Reyes. Also in action; Carlos ‘Purin’ Caraballo, Joshuanthony ‘Kiko’ Ortiz, Kelvin ‘Tantor’ Nuñez and Magdiel Cotto.