Fierro vs. Estela Final Press Conference Quotes
“We have a huge card here in Culiacan, live on DAZN around
the world. This Mexican adventure has been incredible for
Matchroom, some of the best cards we’ve seen from top to
bottom and Saturday is no exception. We have a fantastic
main event and a deep card with some exciting young
“What a night in Nottingham when Mauricio Lara beat Leigh
Wood to become World champion and he’s a great example of
the young talent here that needs to be unearthed and given
an opportunity, and all we do as promoters is make great
fights and deliver value for fight fans, and these cards see
hot prospects and World rated fighters continuously step up
and fight the very best in the business.”
Angel Fierro – defends WBO NABO Lightweight title against
“I am delighted to be here in Culiacan. All my fights are
guaranteed to be wars. God willing, we come through
Saturday, it will out me in a wonderful position to fight
for a World title, so I am extremely motivated.
“I have fought in many different places in Mexico and it’s
nice to become known and to be a favorite with people. I
boxed in Mexico City in front of my home fans and that was
special, I feel the fans like me and that makes me very
“I’m calm, I’m motivated, I’m close to that shot of getting
a World title fight. He is confident and I respect him, but
it will be a complete war in the ring, and I will be ready
to give what I need to give.”
Eduardo Estela – challenges Angel Fierro for the WBO NABO
“We’re totally prepared for Saturday; it’s a big fight and
it’s going to be a war. I hope all the Latin fans enjoy it
as when you get two Latin fighters in the ring together you
are guaranteed a war and that’s what’s going to happen.
“We’re confident because we’ve trained so well and we’ve put
the work in, day in, day out. We have clear objectives, we
understand that victory would catapult us to get the big
fights, those are what all boxers want so we are so ready.
“We’ve studied him, we know he hits hard but can also take a
shot, we’re completely ready for it.”
Eduardo Nunez – takes on Martin Ceyca over ten rounds at
“It’s a great opportunity and an important one, and I won’t
let it pass me by. I’ve prepared really well; I have a great
opponent in front of me and I have put the work in and
everything is on the table to do what I need to do.
“I have no issues with weight, I control it well and I can
fight at 126 and 130. I would love the chance in the short
term to fight for a World title and I think it’s something I
will do very soon.
“I’m just excited to be on such a fantastic card, it’s a
small step in my career but I want to show that I am ready
and for people to know my name on Saturday.”
Martin Ceyca – takes on Eduardo Nunez over ten rounds at
“I want to thank Matchroom and BXSTRS for putting on a show
in Culiacan, we could never imagine a show of this magnitude
happening here. For Saturday, I feel I belong on this card,
and I am ready to perform.
“Every show that’s happened here, we’ve always had a great
atmosphere and that’s down to the fights being 50-50, and I
expect something similar on Saturday, and the fans will be
Criztec Bazaldua – Matchroom’s latest signing making his
It’s an honor to be part of such a great company with
Matchroom, it’s the best and it’s truly a blessing.
I have the best trainer in the world in Manny Robles, the
best teammates and I think I have the best team around me, I
have shared the ring with great pros and amateurs already
and I can’t wait for Saturday.
Misael Rodriguez – unbeaten (12-0 7 KOs) Middleweight facing
“It’s a big challenge in front of me but we’re ready for big
things. I am taking this year as one to grow and I am hoping
to put on a show in Culiacan.
“We have plans and I am looking to do great things with
Matchroom, I am proud to be fighting on this card and will
give the fans the fight they deserve.”