Figueroa: He'll Bring the Heat, But So Will I
If New York's colorful junior welterweight contender Francisco "Gato" Figueroa (20-4-1, 13 KOs) attacks his next opponent, Colombian slugger Breidis Prescott (25-4, 18 KOs) as quickly and relentlessly as he talks, he will win easily.
A tsunami of ideas and stories and plans, the likeable Figueroa says he's primed and ready to get back in the game with a big win when he faces Prescott in the 10-round main event of Warriors Boxing's "Miami Warfare II" event on Saturday, August 18, at the MACC at the Doubletree Hotel in Miami, Florida.
In the co-main event that night, Cuban super featherweight sensation Rances "Kid Blast" Barthelemy will face dangerous spoiler Alejandro "Soma" Rodriguez (14-6, 7 KOs) of Guadalajara, Mexico.
The two main fights will also be televised live on Telefutura's Solo Boxeo Tecate.
"When they asked me if I want to fight Prescott, I said ...