WBO World Jr. Flyweight Title Bout: Acosta-Buitrago Media Day
Cotto Promotions hosted open workouts today in Puerto Rico to promote this Saturday’s “La Batalla” pay-per-view card, headlined by the 12-round main event between World Boxing Organization Jr. Flyweight World Champion Tito Acosta (17-1, 17 KOs) and challenger Carlos “Chocorroncito” Buitrago (30-3-1, 17 KOs), airing live on PPV from the Coliseo de Puerto Rico Center in Hato Rey, Puerto Rico,
La Batalla: Acosta vs. Buitrago is presented by Miguel Cotto Promotions, and H2 Entertainment, in association with DIRECTV Puerto Rico.
“I’m very happy to be here in this great land of champions. I came with a dream and is to take that Championship to my family and my country. I’m in one of the best conditions of my career and I come to give everything to take the title” said ‘Chorroconcito’ Buitrago. The young fighter from the city of Managua, Nicaragua will let his experience be the key to the fight “I feel good because I have the experience. I’m not afraid to come to the home of the champion and win against his people. I trust my preparation and I’m ready to go face to face with Tito Acosta, I’ll leave everything on Saturday night, “said Carlos Buitrago.
‘Tito’ Acosta downplayed the comments of his opponent: “I’m ready. The knockout comes alone. I will go up to fight, and defend my title in front of my people” commented Tito Acosta.
Integrated Sports Media is distributing the La Batalla: Acosta vs. Buitrago card in the United States on cable, satellite and digital pay-per-view via iN Demand, Vubiquity, DIRECTV, DISH and live-streamed worldwide (excluding Puerto Rico.on the FITE.TV app and website (www.fite.tv), starting at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT, for a suggested retail price of only $34.95.