Lightweight prospect, Ruben “Ace” Torres (16-0, 13 KOs), is set to fight undefeated foe Francisco Armenta (12-0.4 KOs), of Orange, California, by way of Sinaloa , Mexico, for an eight-round co-main event match this Friday, December 17. The Path to Glory event will take place at the DoubleTree Hotel in Ontario, California, promoted by Thompson Boxing Promotion.
In the 10-round main event, Saul “The Beast” Sanchez (17-1, 10 KOs), will face Jose “Hollywood” Estrella (23-17-1, 16 KOs). Doors open at 6:30 p.m. EST and the first game begins at 8 p.m. EST.
Here’s what Torres has to say about his game against Armenta, training camp, etc
About his upcoming fight with Francisco Armenta.
“I’m very excited about this fight because this is the second undefeated fighter that I have faced, before that I fought George Acosta, who is a good fighter, and he brought out my best. For me, the bigger the challenge, the bigger the performance, I’ve worked hard with my coach Danny Zamora, and more than ever, I’m ready to perform next fight night. This will be a battle of two undefeated warriors and I plan to fight.”
About what a win would do for his career.
“A win puts me in competition for the world title in one of the most exciting weight classes in all of boxing because we will have the opportunity to compete against the best fighters in the world and on the biggest arenas. I’m up for any challenge that comes my way.”
During his recent training camp.
“This camp went well, I feel great to end the year with a strong mark and with the mindset that I can hope to be back in the ring in early 2022. Every camp seems to get better as I go. growing as a boxer. Me I’m constantly learning new things about myself and my abilities. My goal is to constantly improve and give my fans exciting fights.”
When fighting in So-Cal on another Thompson Boxing Promotion card.
“Thompson Boxing Promotions has always been interested in me and I live out of the LA area, it’s great that they focus on the LA market because that’s where all my friends and family live. It’s going to be like a vacation. celebration a week before more people celebrate the holiday. I’m grateful they’ve kept me busy during the pandemic. I’ll pay back by performing at my highest level.”
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