SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO - Rising Puerto Rican star Angel 'Tito' Acosta (15-0, 15KO's) open up his training camp to the Puerto Rico media to show his condition for his upcoming WBO world title eliminator fight against # 1 mini flyweight contender from Namibia Jafet 'The Lion' Uutoni (11-1, 4KO's) this Saturday February 11 in Miguel Cotto's hometown in Caguas, Puerto Rico as part of Noche De Campeones DIRECTV series.
"I feel great we had a great training camp and I really feel very motivated to have a big win on Saturday night and gain my way to my dream of becoming a world champion," said Acosta.
Acosta looked relaxed and focused during his routine training session.
"I feel ready and can't wait to Saturday night, I will beat Uutoni either by KO or decision," said Acosta.
WBO Mini Flyweight World Champion Kosei Tanaka has confirmed his presence, as he will attend the world title eliminator between Acosta and Uutoni.
"We are pleased to have the presence of the world champion Kosei Tanaka on Saturday night. It will be an honor to have him and his team with us. This will be great for him to see whom he will be facing in the next 90 days, this division is getting on fire," said Bryan Perez, VP of Operations of Miguel Cotto Promotions.
Miguel Cotto Promotions newest super prospect; Danielito Zorrilla will showcase his skills on the undercard of Acosta vs. Uutoni in a 4 round fight against Onyx Curras.
Zorrilla spent the last 5 weeks training with his promoter and 4 division world champion Miguel Cotto and hall famer trainer Freddie Roach at the Wild Boxing Gym in LosAngeles
"I feel great, can't wait to show all that I've learned with Miguel and Freddie in L.A. It was a great experience and I look forward to a great performance on Saturday night," said Zorrilla.
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