Montserrat Alarcon will seek the third defense of the title atom of the World Boxing Association (AMB) this saturday when i face Silvia “Guerrerita” Torres, which is going for its second world championship in a different division.
Both met this Friday with the weigh-in requirement, the champion with a record of 101 pounds, while the Guerrerita Torres he posted 101.2 pounds, within the division limit.
Like all fights between Mexicans, a war is expected in the ring and two tireless boxers who will not stop throwing blows throughout the fight.
Montserrat is on his third defense of the scepter that he conquered on August 31, 2018. He has not exposed it since September 2019, when he went to Japan to beat Ayaka miyao to stay on the throne.
Montserrat, used to fighting at a disadvantage
Just as he achieved that defense in Japanese territory, Montse He has fought against the current on many occasions. In 2015 he went to Monterrey to win the national title straw against Brenda Ramos; two years later she went to Japan to be proclaimed fly champion of the OMB upon Nana Yoshikawa, and in 2018 he did the same in Saltillo to win the atom of the AMB with Mayela perez, scepter that he defended in Japan with Miyao.
“Swimming against the current is another point in my favor,” he said. Montserrat Alarcon in interview with LEFT PUNCH. “Because when I go as a visitor I do feats and characterize me a lot, so I think that little by little I mark my way, my history and they get to know me. I have had to exhibit away from home, not being the favorite, going against it and I end up winning, that drives me, always motivates me ”.
Face a rival like Silvia She knows that it will not be easy, so she considers it will be a feat to beat her and continue as champion of the AMB.
“It will totally be a feat to beat her,” he commented. Montserrat. “Although now she is not a champion, but she has been and for me she is a great fighter. Even this fight will mark my career a lot, I am going against a great fighter and little by little I am marking my history, my path ”.
Silvia Torres wants to be crowned again against Montserrat Alarcón
Silvia, sister of the legendary Ana María “Guerrera” Torres, was already interim light flyweight champion after defeating Brenda Flores. However, he lost in the first defense with Jessica nery; in 2019 he challenged Evelin Bermudez by the light fly scepter of the FIB, but it did not achieve its objective.
Aware of the quality of the champion, Silvia Torres placeholder image, who has not fought for two years, knows that they will leave everything in the ring and that the fans will be the ones that come out happy.
“It is going to be a great fight, we come with great preparation, we are going to give our all in the ring so that a good fight comes out and the public comes out happy.”
Montserrat Alarcon He arrives with a professional record of 16-4-2, and with a six-game winning streak, while Silvia Torres placeholder image He’s 20-2-2, seven before the limit, but he’s coming off a two-year period without a fight.