JOEY SPENCER VS. KEVIN SALGADO &
RA’EESE ALEEM VS. MIKE PLANIA
PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES & PHOTOS
Rising Unbeaten Spencer Battles Mexico’s Salgado in PBC Motion on FOX & FOX Deportes This Sunday, September 4 Starting
at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT
Undefeated Tremendous Bantamweight Contender Aleem Duels Plania in Showdown on FS1 & FOX Deportes at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT
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LOS ANGELES – September 2, 2022 – Fighters competing in motion on FOX, FS1 and FOX Deportes this Sunday, September 4 previewed their respective matchups throughout a press convention Friday earlier than they step into the ring in PBC motion from Crypto.com Enviornment in Los Angeles.
FOX motion will function unbeaten rising tremendous welterweight Joey Spencer taking up Mexico’s Kevin Salgado in a 10-round showdown on the printed starting at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.
On FS1, unbeaten tremendous bantamweight contender Ra’eese Aleem battles the Philippines’ Mike Plania in a 10-round attraction starting at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT.
Here’s what the fighters needed to say Friday from JW Marriott L.A. Stay:
“My expertise being on playing cards like this is essential. I’ve an opponent who’s going to deliver the perfect out of me. We’re going to provide it our all and I can’t wait.
“That is one other pure step as I proceed to maneuver up the ladder. This win brings me greater and higher fights. That’s why I’ve to get this victory by any means crucial. The sky is the restrict, however first I’ve to get previous Salgado.
“Each battle presents new challenges, however by the point I get into the ring, I at all times really feel relaxed. I’ve been doing this since I used to be a bit child. The ring is a really acquainted place for me.
“It’s large to have my brother combating on the undercard. It makes me really feel like we’re transferring in the correct path. Kel Spencer is a particular fighter and I can’t look forward to folks to see him. We battle otherwise, however we each battle effectively. I believe the followers are going to benefit from the story, our similarities and our variations. I’m my brother’s greatest supporter.
“I don’t care about public notion. I solely care about getting a win. I don’t care how I get it completed. I’ve acquired an excessive amount of happening to fret about what persons are saying.
“I simply desire a huge title subsequent. Anyone within the prime 5. If I’m not capable of get that, I’m all the way down to battle Bryant Perrella, who fought Salgado to a draw. I’m coming into my very own and I’m able to go. I’m closely underestimated, so all I can do is go in there and shock these dudes. I’m wanting ahead to it.
“I’m mature, I’m disciplined and I’m vicious. I’m a distinct man than what folks have seen prior to now. I’ve acquired a household to feed, and I’m coming to win. He’s going to need to knock me unconscious as a way to beat me.”
“This can be a large card, so I owe it to everybody to provide it my all and are available out with a victory on Sunday evening. I’m excited for the problem. If he’s prepared, then let’s go for the knockout.
“Joey is an excellent fighter and I respect him quite a bit. Beating him will get me the massive fights that I crave and nearer to the world title that I would like. I’ve to achieve success Sunday to get the place I need to go.
“It doesn’t get any higher than sharing the highlight with so many achieved Mexican fighters. I can’t let you know how excited I’m to be a part of that membership. That’s why it’s my responsibility to go on the market and make Mexico proud.
“I simply hope the world sees after I win that I’m one other nice Mexican fighter who’s prepared for the massive stage and the largest fights.
“I’m knocking Spencer out. The followers need to know that I’m coming for all of it. He needed this battle and he’s going to get it.
“The Mexican assist goes to be nuts. I’m anxious to see what the sector appears like on battle evening. It’s the perfect of Mexico entering into the ring all evening lengthy.
“I’m going to win by knockout. That’s what we’re in search of it doesn’t matter what.”
“I’m extraordinarily excited for this battle. I’m wanting ahead to an awesome matchup. It’s going to be a troublesome battle and I can not wait.
“This can be a testomony to my exhausting work. Every little thing that goes into coaching has been price it. I’ve earned this spot. I sacrificed to be right here and I’m wanting ahead to incomes some new followers.
“I imagine that I’ve a number of paths to victory. Not solely towards Plania, however towards a lot of the guys who I’ve fought. I’m able to doing quite a bit within the ring and I simply have to stay to the sport plan and execute.
“If you battle on phases like this, you need to put in your finest efficiency. That’s the aim each time I step into the ring. I need to present everybody precisely who I’m.
“That is my likelihood to indicate everybody that I’m the subsequent contender to face Stephen Fulton Jr. for his world titles. I imagine our paths will cross, however I’ve to get by way of an especially robust opponent first.
“I’m placing on a spectacular efficiency Sunday. Everybody will likely be speaking about how nice the battle was and I’ll have my hand raised.”
“I’m very grateful to my staff for this chance. I’m very excited for this battle and I’m feeling prepared. I at all times do my finest to provide the followers an awesome present.
“This can be a good battle between prime 5 fighters within the division. It’s a extremely essential battle for me and I’d simply say that the followers must tune in early and be sure you don’t miss this battle.
“After this battle I’m undoubtedly trying to battle for a world title. The important thing to my success has been the exhausting work and endurance. I knew that if I stayed centered I’d get right here.
“That is going to be an awesome battle. I’ve a robust recreation plan and we’re going to make use of it to deliver a victory residence for the Philippines.
“This can be a huge battle for me to characterize my nation. I’ve had an awesome coaching camp in Miami with lots of robust fighters who’ve ready me for what Aleem goes to deliver.
“My prediction is that I’m going to win this battle, regardless of the way it goes.”