Despite Jermell Charlo having home-field advantage, the Argentine Brian Castano He did his thing and, during a press conference, raised the temperature to show that he is not afraid of the blows that may arise tonight when the two boxers meet at Dignity Health Sport Park in Carson.
It will be on this occasion that the 32-year-old boxer will try once again to keep the absolute title of the super welterweight category. Let us remember that for Brian Castano this visit to the ring is the second in which he faces Iron Manafter the one in July 2021 where the cards marked a rigorous tie.
It is worth mentioning that while Jermell puts the crown of the World Boxing Organization at stake in order to unify all the titles, the representative of the albiceleste It has the belt of the WBA, WBC, and IBFso it is estimated that the fight will be tense, as was experienced at the press conference.
Boxi prevails as the favorite of the night
As soon as they stepped on the set, the local boxer tried to gain the trust of the public. However, an emotional chant arose from the crowd in favor of Brian Castano that said: “Argentina, Argentina, Argentina” overshadowing the presence of the boxer.
Minutes later, the fans launched another cheer for Brian Castaño to the rhythm of “We carry you in our hearts, we want to see you become champion, it doesn’t matter to me which stadium you fight in, local or away, I’ll come to see you…”, a gesture which made Charlo look ridiculous again.
A no less important fact is that during the first fight, Castaño sent a harsh message to his rival whom he described as unkind. “He is like that. Him, his family, his people… They are all rude. I show myself as I am, really calm. I try to be as respectful as possible. In everyday life I am normal, “he replied in a note with TyC Sports.
Just hours before the new confrontation, Ray Sugar was lethal again and declared: “He says that he is going to be the Charlo from before, I don’t care, I care about fighting, that he does what he has to do and if he comes to I wait for him to knock me out, let’s see if he can last me the 12 rounds. I am really calm because of the great work I have done all these months, I worked conscientiously with everything that happened in the first fight, with everything that happened in the camp. I work at 1,000. What else can I do? Make bad blood? No, I come, I enjoy this. Saturday is where I am going to be focused and poisonous so that the fight is over before ”, he sentenced.