Orlando, Florida - Undefeated WBC number one cruiserweight contender, Francisco 'The Wizard' Palacios ( 20-0,13KO's ) weighed exactly 210 pounds during the 30 day pre-weigh ceremony for his upcoming fight against current WBC champion, Krzysztof 'Diablo' Wlodarczyk ( 44-2, 32 KO's ) on April 2, 2011 in Bydgoszcz, Poland.
"I have to thank God for giving me the strength and health for being here today. We are gonna do our thing in Poland, and bring back that green belt to Puerto Rico, were it belongs" stated a confident Palacios who is trained by Josué Aguilar and Gil Maldonado.
The last Puerto Rican to held a world WBC title was Félix 'Tito' Trinidad in 1999 by defeating Oscar de la Hoya in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Francisco Palacios is part of the 'Don King Productions' stable.