Photos: Mike Oliver Trains For The Juanma Showdown

GUAYNABO, PUERTO RICO - Mike Oliver, who faces former double world champion Juan Manuel "Juanma" Lopez on Saturday, October 1, at the Ruben Rodriguez Coliseum in Bayamon, trained at the Wilfredo Gomez Gym Arena. The event will be presented by PR Best Boxing Promotions (PRBBP) and Top Rank.

Oliver (25-2 and eight KOs), accompanied by his manager Sammy Vega, did some light work in the gym, warm-up exercises, stretching, several rounds of mitts, hit the bag, and showed good physical condition.

"I feel great and ready to fight, we had a good workout and I'm ready to fight," said Oliver, who prepared in the mountains of the Poconos.

The match against Lopez (30-1, 27 KOs), a former bantamweight and featherweight champion of the World Boxing Organization (WBO), is scheduled for twelve rounds for the WBO's Latino title.

Tickets at the box office can be purchased at the Ruben Rodriguez venue, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, or by accessing Ticketcenter or by calling 787 792-5000. Prices are $ 25 general admission, $ 50 Preferred, $ 75 Palco, Palco Center $ 100, $ 150 Ring Side and $ 300 Red Carpet.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by jjbj2 on 09-27-2011

LOL, and yesterday I got the 3rd degree burn from Lopez fans. I call it as I see it. Seriously, this fight is a joke the guy is not even TOP anything in any list. Boxrec has the dude in…

Comment by PRking718 on 09-27-2011

[QUOTE=Ringlife;11214464]This guy is a joke I can't believe this is a PPV fight what a joke this is and anybody paying to watch it on T.V is a fool. While Top Rank laughs their way to the bank PR best…

Comment by Ringlife on 09-26-2011

This guy is a joke I can't believe this is a PPV fight what a joke this is and anybody paying to watch it on T.V is a fool. While Top Rank laughs their way to the bank PR best…

Comment by cja07007 on 09-26-2011

Lookin in shape for this.

Comment by Machingo69 on 09-26-2011

Damn thats one ugly looking neeegah!!!! I think he'll defeat Juanma by Knock Out just by starring at him. Ugly mothafukkka!!!! My turds like nicer that this dude lol

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