Unbeaten welterweight contender Giovanni “Gallo de Oro” Santillan arrived in Tampa, Florida for his upcoming challenge this Friday against NABO Champion “Hurricane” Sammy Valentin at the A La Carte Pavillion.
Santillan and Valentin will see each other for the first time at the press conference, Wednesday at the local Children’s Cancer Center, 4901 W Cypress St., at 2 PM where WBO President Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel will make a donation to the center during the ceremony. Santillan accompanied by his father/manager Memo and brother/trainer Gerson Santillan arrived confident and said: “I’m ready and I will win by KO.”
Doors open at 7PM, first fight 8:00 PM. The A La Carte Pavilion is located @ 4050 Dana Shore Drive, Tampa, FL. For Information and Tickets call 813-454-7800. Valentin Vs. Santillan is presented by Tuto Zabala’s Jr., All Star Boxing, Inc in association with Thompson Boxing and will be televised live at 11:35 PM by the Telemundo Network.