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Alamo-Vaas, Ortiz-Lavinanza: WBC Belts at Stake in Puerto Rico

In a crowded press conference, held at the Urban High School in the town of Aguas Buenas, Black Tiger Promotions and Empire Boxing Promotions presented all details of the event 'Honor on the Mountain', which will take form this Saturday, August 19 at the Coliseum Samuel 'Sammy' Rodríguez in the city of Aguas Buenas, Puerto Rico.
 
In the main event, hometown hero, Yomar 'The Magic' Alamo (13-0, 10 KO's) will seek to be crowned WBC Youth World Super Lightweight Champion when he takes on game Hungarian Zsigmond Vass (13 -5, 2 KO's) in a ten round bout.
 
Alamo-Vass will be the first time in Puerto Rican professional boxing history to host a WBC Youth World Championship match.

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In the co-main event bout, former Olympian London 2012, Jantony Ortiz (7-0, 4 KO's) will be looking for his first professional boxing belt when he faces Chilean, Robinson Lavinanza (12 -4-1, 4 KO's) for the WBC FECARBOX belt in the 118-pound division.

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Also, KO artist Carlos 'Pote' Vidal (11-0, 11 KO's) from San Germán and who currently trains in Guaynabo, under the tutelage of former world champion, Ivan Calderon, will face Luis Diaz (3-2, 2 KO's) of Coamo in a six round bout at 126 pounds.
 
Tickets are on sale on Fangig.com Gustazos.com. $1 of each ticket sold will go to St. Jude Children & Research Hospital.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by JD88 on 08-17-2017

What a joke!!!Alamo hasn't fought a legitimate fighter yet!!!!ortiz same way!!!!Vidal vs 3-2? Questionable card and fighters

Comment by Gentblue on 08-17-2017

Wtf is a youth title???

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