Arreola Returns To The Ring In Mexico!
Report and photo by Pepe Rodriguez / WBC
The top heavyweight fighter in Latin America, with 33 wins, 28 knockouts and two defeats, nicknamed the “Nightmare”, because he has a devastating fists power, will dedicate this fight to his parents and all the Mexican fans and ensures that his debut will be amazing in Leon, Guanajuato, Mexico next Saturday.
“Mexican blood runs through my body, I am very proud of my roots, I will win this fight with big balls and big heart, and next year I will become the WBC heavyweight Champion of the World, of course in this beautiful country” Cristobal said.
Cristobal Arreola, Catholic, visited the Basilica of Guadalupe, then, at night, went by air to Leon, Guanajuato.
Cristobal “The Nightmare” Arreola (33-2, 28 KOs) vs. Rafael “The Silencer” Butler (35-11, 28 KOs) is presented by Goossen Tutor Promotions, Promociones del Pueblo and Grupo Modelo. The fight will be televised in the U.S. by ESPN Deportes and by Televisa on their “Sabados de Corona” series. This card will also be the penultimate event of the popular “Quen Pinta para la Corona?” tournament with a $50,000 US DLS purse for the winners.