Andrew Moloney and Miguel Gonzalez successfully weighed in beneath the Super Flyweight limit as the pair prepare to clash this evening in a WBA World Super Flyweight Eliminator in San Francisco de Mostazal.
The pair successfully came in under the 115lbs (52kg) limit and now the pair set their sights on taking a step closer to a WBA World title bout. Moloney, who has spent the majority of his camp in his native Australia, opened up on how preparations had gone prior to tomorrow nights showdown.
Moloney said, “I feel great, I’ve had made weight properly and I have had a fantastic camp for this fight, possibly the best camp I’ve had in the professionals.
“Travelling to Chile hasn’t been a problem, and if any of their confidence has been based around that then they should be extremely worried because you can expect a career-best Anthony Moloney tomorrow evening.”
The Monster continued, “We are not overlooking the task in hand, but once I beat Gonzalez we want Kal Yafai next. I want to prove I am the best Super Flyweight on the planet and I believe by beating Gonzalez and then Yafai, people will take note that I am.”
Moloney’s manager Tony Tolj gave his take on the March 22 clash in Chile, “This is not an easy fight for Andrew but I am very confident that he is going to win and win in style.
“Andrew and his brother Jason are two very special fighters and I consider the pair undefeated. It is going to take a very special fighter to produce a special performance to beat either one of these. I fully expect the pair of them to become world champions in 2019.”
Rising Australian Super Flyweight star Andrew Moloney is locked into training as he prepares for his March 22 showdown with impressive Chilean Miguel Gonzalez, with the winner putting themselves in line for a crack at the WBA World Super Flyweight title as the official mandatory Challenger..
Moloney, who already has a host of titles to his name that includes the Commonwealth title, WBA Oceania title amongst others, opened up on training camp and his opponent on March 22, Miguel Gonzelez.
The Monster stated, “Training has been going well with my trainer Angelo Hyder. Angelo has trained some of Australia’s top talent for years and years, so to learn of Angelo and train alongside the likes of my brother Jason, Billel Dib and Bruno Vifuaviwili is improving me as a fighter every day.”
Moloney continued, discussing his South American opposition on March 22 in San Fransico de Mostazal’s Gran Arena Monticello.
The current WBA Oceania Champion said, “Gonzelez is a good fighter. He’s 29-1 for a reason. He has a great record and his team have a lot of belief in him.
“This fight is really what world title eliminators are about. Two fighters at the top of their game battling it out to see who is number one. Gonzelez is a world level fighter, but I am out to prove I am an elite level fighter on March 22.”
Victoria native Moloney has his sights set on the elite of the Super Flyweight division, which includes Britain’s Kal Yafai, Thailand’s WBC Champion Wisaksii Wangek and Nicaraguan legend Roman ‘Chocolatito’ Gonzalez. Moloney elaborated on what he sees him for himself in 2019 and the years to come.
The Melbourne Super Flyweight said, “I want to be World Champion that is the ultimate goal. Fighting someone like Roman Gonzalez in AAMI Park in Melbourne would be a dream, but my focus in Miguel Gonzalez right now, then onto a big world title clash in 2019.”