Kevin Brown is proven the primary door. Now it is as much as this Cuban prospect to take a powerful step via it. Everyone expects it to be so, as this child continues to win reward from those that watched him prepare and from his firm Warriors Boxing, the place they see him as the following nice determine to return from the best of the Antilles.
Teaming up with compatriot Orestes Velazquez, Kevin Brown will make his extremely anticipated eight-round debut in opposition to former Nicaraguan World Champion Jose Alfaro at a night of Bally Sports Presents: Entrobox Championship Boxing Card on Sunday, August 21 on the Caribe Royale in Orlando.
Brown, among the best novice boxers on the planet, received the 2019 Cuban National Championship, beating the legendary Roniel Iglesais within the last. After escaping from a nationwide crew in early 2022, he got here to the United States for the prospect to turn out to be world champion.
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How do you see this skilled debut?
“I feel very good, with the desire to move forward. I am very excited about this opportunity that I will have on my debut against a former world champion. He’s going to do what he’s always done, which is boxing and trying to look his best.”
What did you think when you heard you were going up against a former champion?
“I’ve focused more on training, I’ve put a little more seriousness into it than I always do, because this is a really big challenge for me. I’m very happy. Not everyone makes their national television debut after eight rounds. Given that opportunity, my dedication must be greater than at other times.”
Eight rounds, former champion, nationwide TV, do you’re feeling any sort of stress?
“You all the time really feel that sports activities nerve, like the will to get within the ring, however you are all the time used to controlling your self and discovering a option to really feel good bodily and mentally.”.
Have you tailored to the skilled coaching regime?
“I would say they are as strong as the ones in Cuba. In Cuba, the workouts were strong, but they are not the same because professional boxing involves more rounds. In Cuba, boxing is more lively, only three rounds. I have adapted well. My work team has been looking for the best trainers to help me adapt better, teach me the ropes and get ahead in every fight.”
Do you’re feeling you might be heading in the right direction thus far?
“Yes. I think I signed [Warriors Boxing] with the right people. I feel like I can move quickly because I have a lot of experience in amateur boxing and now put a lot of energy into professional boxing. For me it is a pride that Luis de Cubas is on my work team, a person with a lot of experience and a God in professional boxing.”
Morell became champion in three fights, does that inspire you?
“It inspires me to see what Morell has done, what Lenier Peró, Frank Sánchez has done. It’s guys who inspire those who come after. We are all from Cuba and we all have the same desire to achieve glory. This new wave is accompanied by high ambitions. People have changed their mentality and want a better future for themselves and their families. Yordenis Ugás, Erislandy Lara and King Kong Ortiz have inspired us and shown the way forward.”
What message do you want to send on August 21?
“I wish to inform the followers to organize for efficiency from Kevin Brown. I’m getting ready myself very arduous to face this and all of the challenges which can be coming. We got here right here to struggle and to do effectively Wait for my win and present.”
This story was initially printed on August 19, 2022 1.33 pm