Edgar Berlanga: “Being an incredible night is going. I’m simply searching ahead to performing, exploding like I usually do. I’m equipped to move all-out”; watch Fight Night International stay on Sky Sports Action & Main Event from 2.30 am on Sunday as Berlanga faces Alexis Angulo. display on Saturday; stay on Sky Sports from 2.30 am on Sunday.
The unbeaten 25-year-antique, who’s nicknamed ‘The Chosen One’ and has a document of sixteen first-spherical knockouts in his 19 fights so far, takes on cunning Colombian Alexis Angulo withinside the 10-spherical significant occasion withinside the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden as he bids to shut in on an international identify shot.
Berlanga, who turned into born in Brooklyn and whose own circle of relatives hails from Puerto Rico, said: “I’m excited. It’s Puerto Rican Day [Parade] weekend. [The first one] because of the pandemic, years. I’ve been dreaming approximately this because I turned into a kid. I experienced it as I spoke it into existence. My complex paintings paid off, and now we are here.
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“I’m, in truth, searching earlier to perform, exploding like I generally do, and bringing the antique Edgar Berlanga to lower back.
“Angulo is the sort of warrior that comes in a passage. Hopefully, he does that this Saturday. He’s a tough, rugged fighter. He makes its appearance unpleasant and springs ahead. He has strength, much like me. He’s powerful so it will be a great night.
“I’m searching out a big victory. I’m equipped to move all out.”
Angulo, 38, who has lost in his 29 fights, said: “I’m very grateful for the opportunity, and I’m going to take total gain of it. We’re going to place on an excellent presentation for everyone.”
The combat winner might be the primary recipient of Madison Square Garden’s Miguel Cotto Trophy. Puerto Rican icon Cotto, a four-department international champion inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame this weekend, headlined 5 MSG combat nights on the eve of the Puerto Rican Day Parade and might be ringside on Saturday night.
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