Photos: Chris Arreola Putting in Work For Stiverne Bout
Sherman Oaks, CA - "I've been working on my usual aggressive power punching style and focusing on waist and head movement. It has been a year since I have last fought and I am feeling anxious to get back into the ring and shine on HBO," said the WBC's #1 world ranked heavyweight, Chris Arreola. "I'm ready to fight for and claim the top spot in the world in the heavyweight division and that includes the current world champions. I'm ready."
Added trainer Henry Ramirez, "Chris has been back training hard and preparing for the challenge that Bermane Stiverne presents, great hand speed and good punching power. Be assured, Chris will be ready for everything."
The 12-round WBC World Championship Heavyweight Elimination bout between Chris "The Nightmare" Arreola (35-2, 30 KOs) and WBC #2 world contender, Bermane "B. Ware" Stiverne (22-1-1, 20 KOs) will take place on Saturday, April 27 at Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California.
Tickets starting at $25 are on sale online at AXS.com or call AXS at 888-929-7849. Doors open at Citizens Business Bank Arena at 2:30 p.m. The first bout starts at 3:00 p.m. with the scheduled 12-round bout between Arreola-Stiverne to begin at 5:30 p.m.
That's great people in boxing have criticized him in the past about going into fights out of shape and not really training in preparation for his bouts. I actually did see Arreola's most recent fight he defeated a local fighter…Comment by Corelone on 03-27-2013
[QUOTE=Earl Hickey;13185664]like the way he covers his man boobs up, and then they chop off the photo so you don't see his pudgy belly[/QUOTE] And no definition, even with his arms crossed. I know it's not about body building, but…Comment by Shad0wB0xer on 03-27-2013
Got give it to Chris. Looks like he has been putting in work. It will be interesting to see if the weight loss affects his power.Comment by Danieltapia on 03-27-2013
If Arreola is in good shape this will be the heavyweight fight of the year.Comment by Jim Ross on 03-27-2013
[QUOTE=Toltec77;13184933]Man Arreola looks in great shape, looks to be taking it serious now, wish him the best.[/QUOTE] You call that "great shape" For a professional athlete? He's not even in "great shape" for a random guy on the street.Post a Comment/View More User Comments (25)