August 25, 2017
August 25, 2017
Miguel Cotto

Tom Hogan/Hogan Photos/Golden Boy Promotions

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ON Thursday (August 24) in Los Angeles, Miguel Cotto (40-5, 33 KOs), the only four-division world champion in Puerto Rico’s rich boxing history, and Japanese 154-pound contender Yoshihiro “El Maestrito” Kamegai (27-3-2, 24 KOs) hosted their final press conference ahead of their 12-round fight for the vacant WBO super-welterweight title in the main event of an exciting action-packed card this Saturday (August 26) at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. and televised live on HBO in the States and BoxNation in the UK.

In the co-main event of the HBO telecast, WBC super-bantamweight champion Rey Vargas (29-0, 22 KOs) of Mexico City, Mexico will make the first defense of his title against Santa Ana, California’s Ronny Rios (28-1, 13 KOs) in a scheduled 12-round fight. The card is fully stacked with Golden Boy talent, including Emilio Sanchez, Joet Gonzalez, Tenochtitlan “T-Dog” Nava, Alexis Rocha, among others.

All photos: Tom Hogan/Hogan Photos/Golden Boy Promotions

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