Undefeated light-weight, Ruben “Ace” Torres (18-0, 15 KOs), who’s making a case for being the 2022 Prospect of the 12 months, is scheduled to headline Thompson Boxing’s “Path To Glory” occasion on August 20, 2022. Torres, who’s wrapping up coaching camp, will battle Cristian Baez (18-1, 17 KOs), in a ten-round primary occasion which appears to be like to be Torres’ hardest struggle to this point.
Tickets priced at $50, $75, $100 & $125, will solely be accessible for buy on the door the day of the occasion, which can happen on the Omega Merchandise Worldwide Occasion Middle in Corona, CA. Doorways open at 6:30 pm PT with the primary struggle beginning at 8:00 pm PT.
Here’s what Torres needed to say about his upcoming struggle with Baez, his current coaching camp, and extra.
On his current coaching camp:
“I’ve given this camp my all. I do know that lots of people consider in me from mates, and household, to the media retailers labeling me as one of many subsequent nice fighters developed by means of Thompson Boxing. My objective is to work as laborious as attainable within the gymnasium to have the ability to stay as much as the requirements others have set for me. I’m making an attempt to not simply be good, however nice, and this camp displays all of the laborious work that might be on show come struggle night time.”
On working with coaches Danny Zamora and Javier Gomez:
“I really feel that the connection I’ve with Danny Zamora and coach Javier Gomez is deeper than boxing. I took day off from boxing to go to high school and, once I got here again, they had been each there for me. Collectively they had been very critical about my dedication to the game. I do know that it isn’t only a enterprise for them, they genuinely care about me and need what’s greatest for me. I couldn’t ask for something extra. I don’t view them as coaches, I view them as folks that might be on this journey with me until the tip.”
On his upcoming matchup with Baez:
“I do know that he’s a gifted fighter who at one time was signed to Golden Boy Promotions, however misplaced a struggle, and other people seemingly forgot about his expertise. I didn’t. I do know that that is essentially the most motivated he has ever been as a result of he has been out of the ring for almost two years. I’m positive he stayed within the gymnasium and the Baez I’m dealing with might be a man who not simply needs to get a verify, however he additionally needs the respect he feels he deserves on this sport. I’m coaching for this struggle like it’s a world title struggle, since I do know he’s a harmful opponent.”
On headlining one other Thompson Boxing card:
“I’m so grateful to the entire employees at Thompson Boxing. They’ve constructed me as much as develop into a fighter who’s within the working for the prospect of the yr, and I need to be the subsequent nice fighter for this group. Thompson Boxing is a household, and boxing is a sport that doesn’t have a lot group, particularly as you develop into profitable. I’m excited to headline one other Thompson Boxing card. My subsequent objective is to deliver a world title to Thompson Boxing, and I do know I’ll do it quickly.”
Beto Duran will function because the blow-by-blow commentator with professional commentary by Doug Fischer and Wealthy Marotta. Jessica Rosales will function the onsite ringside reporter.
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