SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO- With the unbeaten Jean Carlos "Lobo" Torres in the main spot, the successful series "A Puño Limpio" will return on Friday, August 10, at the Rubén Zayas Montañez Coliseum in Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico, in a presentation of PR Best Boxing Promotions (PRBBP), to be broadcasted on Wapa 2 Deportes.
"After several years we return with A Puño Limpio on a new stage, the Rubén Zayas Montañez Coliseum, and with the same purpose, to give a space to Puerto Rican prospects, which will later stand out worldwide, and also to bring a good show for the fans," PRBBP president, Iván Rivera said.
The series "A Puño Limpio", in its first part, took place between 2011 and 2012 with shows around Puerto Rico, and had in action fighters like the current world champion Emmanuel "Manny" Rodríguez (in his debut) , former world champion Manuel Alejandro "Manny" Siaca, later world champion McJoe Arroyo, as well as future world challengers McWilliams Arroyo, Jonathan Oquendo, José "Chelo" González and David Quijano, and then prospect Jonathan "Bomba "González, among others.
"We started this new stage of A Puño Limpio with the unbeaten El Lobo Jean Carlos Torres in his town, as well as Bernard" Bimbo "Lebrón, also from Trujillo Alto, returning to fight there," Rivera added.
Lobo Torres (11-0, 7 KOs) will fight for the third time in 2018 when he takes on Travis Castellón (16-1-1, 12 KOs), of Miami, in an eight rounds bout at 140 pounds. For Torres, who is coming off a victory last month over Kevin Nieves, it will be the second time he fights in his town.
Meanwhile, in the co-main bout, Trujillo Alto native Bimbo Lebrón (9-1, 4 KOs) will try to return to the winning route by facing Antonio Sánchez (5-4-2, 3 kos) in an eight rounds at 140 pounds. In his most recent fight, Lebrón fell by decision against Dominican Jonathan Fortuna.
Soon there will be more information about this event, as well as the dates of the upcoming "A Puño Limpio" shows in 2018.