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Photos: Perez and Velez Light Up Lares, Puerto Rico

In front of his hometown  fans in the Félix Méndez Acevedo Coliseum in Lares , Puerto Rico, Michael "El Artista" Pérez (12-0-1, 6Ko's) had a espectacular TKO victory at 1:36 of the 8th round over Marcos Herrera (6-4-1,2Ko's) "I felt great it was a dream fighting on front of my people. We train hard for this fight and I had a great victory," Michael said.

Jayson "La Maravilla" Vélez improved his record to 15-0, 12Ko's with a TKO win over Colombian warrior John Alberto Molina. "I'm excited this win drive closer to a title opportunity. I want to fight top names," Jayson said. 

Puerto Rico National Team former member and top prospect Braulio Santos made his pro debut winning by KO in the first round against José Padilla.

 Also, top prospect Eddie "Eboy" Gómez (3-0,3Ko's) TKO Ramón Sánchez in the second round, Daniel "Azuquita" Jiménez (20-3-1,12Ko's)return knocking out Miguel Angel Mungía in the 5th round.

Photo: Enrique "Quique"Vázquez / Promociones Miguel Cotto

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