(JUNE 20) Yesterday morning,
Esmeralda “La Joya” Moreno, was present in the traditional
"Tuesdays with the media" with Jose Sulaiman, and promised that
on Saturday will snatch the WBC light flyweight title to Naomi
The current national light flyweight Queen, and WBC Silver
Champion (same weight), said: "I will win the World Crown this
Saturday. It will be the night of my life”.
"Nothing would give
me more pleasure than to see you (Sulaiman) this Saturday in
Puebla, because you have been the one who has supported my
professional career, and I hope that night you will be the one
that put me the WBC Championship belt on my waist”. Said very
excited, the fighter from Chimalhuacan, State of Mexico.
WBC President, Dr. Jose Sulaiman Chagnon replied: of course, I
will do everything possible to be that night at your side. And
added: You are a great fighter, you manage perfectly the
distance to hit and not get hit. Emotionally you are my
favorite, because you are Mexican, but we must not forget that
Naomi Togashi is a very dangerous fighter.
In the afternoon, and after spending two days in Los Angeles,
California, the WBC light flyweight World Champion, Naomi
Togashi, from Japan, landed in Mexico City. And the first thing
she did was to send a warning to her rival: "I trained to knock
out my rival, and that's what I'll do”.
champion, Naomi Togashi (10-0-1, 5 KO), from Japan, will defend
her WBC title for the sixth time against the Mexican Esmeralda
Moreno (25-6-0, 9 KO), in a boxing card that has been called
"Clash of Nations", organized by Canelo Promotions and Boxeo de
Gala Promotions, with the support of Grupo Modelo and Grupo
Televisa next Saturday June 23, at the Miguel Hidalgo Gym in the
City of Puebla, Mexico.