GUAYNABO, PUERTO RICO- Brazilian Aldimar Silva Santos trained today four days before his bout against former two time world champion Juan Manuel “Juanma” Lopez on Saturday, February 2 at the Ruben Rodriguez Coliseum in a PR Best Boxing Promotions (PRBBP) presentation in association with Top Rank, to be broadcasted live and exclusively on DIRECTV Pay Per View in Puerto Rico and the United States.
Silva Santos (18-3, 9 KOs) said that he will be on weight, at 128 pounds, but he di some exercices, shadows, hit the punching bag and jump the rope, all supervised by his trainer and translator Edson Nascimento.
“I’ve been train very hard for this bout. Juanma Lopez is an experienced fighter but I’m confident that I can beat him”, Silva Santos said. “There will be a good fight”.
Tha native of So Paolo will fight Juanma Lopez (31-2, 28 KOs), a former super bantamweight and featherweight champion, headlining the show in a fight scheduled to 10 rounds in 128 pounds. Lopez is actually the #5 ranked by the WBO in the featherweight division.
Tickets for this show are availables at Ticketcenter (www.tcpr.com) calling 1 787 792-5000. Prices are $20, $40, $60, $100, $125 Ring Side and $250 Red Carpet.