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Photos: Julio Ceja, Chavez Doubleheader Final Presser

Story and Photos: Pepe Rodriguez

Earlier today, WBC bantamweight silver champion Julio "Gallito" Ceja and his Philippine counterpart Ranel "FRANCOTIRADOR" Suco came face-to-face at the final press conference for their Saturday night title fight at the Polanco-Forum in Mexico City.

Both fighters displayed confidence but also respect. "It is a great challenge to come to Mexico to  beat a great fighter, I had already said when I was asked for the fight, that I am a warrior which will knock him out in any way possible, I'm hungry for success and I will use this champion as a staircase for the world crown" Suco told the assembled media.

"I'm more than ready for this fight, all my fans will enjoy this great event, I know Suco is a dangerous rival who is hungry for success, it's going to be a war. When that bell ring on Saturday there going to be thunder bolts, so get ready". Said Ceja looking direct to the Filipino eyes.

Also Mr. Victor Cota representing WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman delivered the Championship belt to Marco Antonio "VENENO" RUBIO which he won last April 5 in Delicias Chihuahua Mexico.

Also on the card, Yessica "KIKA" Chavez vs Tenkai Tsunami, Saul "Baby" Juarez, Luis "GALLITO" Ceja and Lourdes "PEQUEÑA LULU" Juarez.

"PUÑOS DE FUEGO EN POLANCO" is organized by Promociones del Pueblo, Baja Boxing, De León Promotions, RB Producciones and Producciones Deportivas, with the sponsorship of Yak Casinos and Duralast tools. And will be broadcast live to all Mexico by Televisa (CHANNEL 5), through it serial "SABADOS DE BOX" at 10:30 PM.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by nycsmooth on 04-24-2014

Tsunami's a pretty girl.She won't beat Kika. She's been 2 Mx a few times, gives her all but always falls short.Her talent is limited...Poor quality on this card...

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