“We are excited to add Starling Cordero to are team of great fighters , ” said the president of Universal Promotions, Javier Bustillo. “Starling is a well – disciplined impressive talent boxer. We have big plans for him. “
Cordero, 26 years old, is trained by Jose Bonilla at the School of Sport in Carolina.
“I am grateful for the opportunity he is giving me ” Cordero, who has been idle for 18 months said. “This is a new start for my career, after all this time being out of action. I am working hard to stay within 122 pounds. I expect great things from Universal Promotions”.
For his part, Jose Bonilla said “Starling is an extremely talented, young, dedicated, disciplined and hardworking fighter. His career has been a bit stagnant, but this has arrived at the perfect time. In this time he has grown and matured greatly as a boxer. Now his career can take flight again. “
Cordero is back in the ring on Saturday, May 12 in Cidra.