Promoter Miguel Cotto Oversees Workout For Champ Tito Acosta
4 years ago
Check this out, you don't see this all the time, or really, at all…
The promoter getting a sweat up, with the main eventers, counting down to fight night…
Yep. Miguel Cotto, deep into his new gig as promoter, got some cardio in on Monday morning, as he oversaw TitoAcosta, and foe Carlos Buitrago, who'll clash Saturday night, in Hato Rey, PR, and on PPV.
Here is the release which went out on the workout:
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (June 10, 2018) – 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 Light 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.
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.
More pictures below as well as link to a video from today's “La Batalla” workouts:
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