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Photos: Chavez, Paez Jr. Face To Face at Final Presser

By Rafael Soto

Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas - Welterweights Omar Chavez and Jorge Paez Jr. went face to face at a press conference to promote this Saturday's showdown called "Legends Legacy" at the Metropolitan Arena in Tuxtla Gutierrez, which is going to be broadcast by TV Azteca. The "Businessman" Chavez (27-0-1, 20 KOs) and "Maromerito" Paez (29-4-1, 18 KOs) will battle over a ten round pace.

"I've done a lot of preparation at the Wild Card Gym with trainer Freddie Roach and Alex Ariza and that will be reflected in the ring on Saturday. I will be in great condition, with speed and endurance. I'm facing an opponent with experience and a name. It will be a great fight which the public will enjoy," Chavez said.

"We are both sons of two famous fathers, and that makes it an even more interesting fight and the winner's career will take off, so this fight is key and therefore were are ready for a tough fight," Paez said.

In the co-feature, former flyweight world champion, Julio Cesar "Pingo" Miranda and Cecilio "Boga" Santos will collide.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by ksan on 12-16-2011

[QUOTE=microMXL;11567979]Omar is still training with montiel sr[/QUOTE] Last I heard he was training in the Wildcard for this fight, but before that he spend some time with the Montiel's

Comment by ksan on 12-16-2011

[QUOTE=cactusEG;11566630]I see Chavez jr winning[/QUOTE] It's going to be a very tough fight for Omar Paez Jr. is much more experienced than him in the Pro ranks, Paez had an amateur career and even was in the Mexican Amataur Team,…

Comment by microMXL on 12-16-2011

Omar is still training with montiel sr

Comment by Lac'em up on 12-16-2011

Chavez needs to see a dermatologist. Those ring card ladies are shot out

Comment by cactusEG on 12-15-2011

I see Chavez jr winning

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