Latin Sports, the leading Hispanic Sports Promotions and Management Company is pleased to announce that its premier fighter, former WBO and WBA Flyweight Champion, Juan “El Gallo” Estrada (32-2, 24 KOs), is scheduled to fight Filipino boxer Raymond Tabugon (18-5-1, 8 KOs) in a 10-round fight on October 8, 2016 at the Estadio Francisco León García, in Estrada’s hometown of Puerto Peñasco, Sonora, Mexico.
Both of these young men are highly respected boxers and this fight is going to be an entertaining match. The Mexican champ, Juan Estrada is known as a ferocious power-punching fighter with an incredible sense of timing, and he has proven himself with WBO/WBA titles which he has both won and defended successfully. Estrada is one of the most versatile boxers who constantly adapts himself to his competitor’s tactics, rendering him a force to be reckoned with in the ring. Raymond Tabugon is a skillful fighter who has gone up against some big names, and he is a formidable competitor.
Juan “El Gallo” Estrada officially vacated his World Boxing Organization and World Boxing Association flyweight titles so he can move up in weight to 115 pounds and pursue who many feel is the #1 Pound-for-Pound boxer in the world, Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez. Latin Sports is delighted to announce that Estrada is back in the ring in a new division, the Super Flyweight.
Juan Estrada said, “My managers and I feel that going up in weight class is the best thing for me at this time in my career. I’m honestly in the greatest shape of my life. Tabugon should put up a good fight and I have a lot of respect for him; but with this being said, I feel confident of a victory, because I have trained very hard and I have a lot of discipline. I am grateful to my family and my fans for their love and support, and I thank God and Latin Sports for this opportunity to continue in my profession. This is my time, and I am ready to win!”
Carlos Moncada, Latin Sports CEO commented, “We are glad that Juan “El Gallo” Estrada has decided to move up in weight and he is tougher than ever. We feel that it was the best move for him at this time. Juan Estrada is an explosive fighter, and it is always a joy to watch him fight, because he has a lot of heart. He has proven time and time again that he is a winner. Juan “El Gallo” Estrada is one of the finest fighters I’ve ever known, and the October 8th fight between El Gallo and Tabugon will be thrilling and exciting. We are confident that El Gallo will come out on top, and we look forward to a bright and shining future for him.”