Undefeated sensation Milton “El Santo” Santiago continues his meteoric rise to world contention in the Main Event of April 4th’s professional boxing event hosted by Premier Boxing Champions.
Santiago (16-0, 3KOs), the youngest fighter to turn professional in Pennsylvania history, takes the ring for the biggest challenge of his career against veteran Lydell Rhodes 25-2-1 (12 KOs) .
For tickets, contact Milton at 215-647-3928 or Moz at 215-500-7435.
One of the hardest things for a young, hungry fighter to do is to sit on the sidelines.
After a disappointing string of bouts falling through, 19-year-old Milton “El Santo” Santiago is returning to the hunt on June 28th at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center in PA. On “Toe-to-Toe Tuesday”, Santiago seeks to extend his undefeated rip through the welterweight division.
Santiago defends his 13-0 (3KO) record against hard-punching veteran Osumanu Akaba [32-10 (25KO)]. Akaba, a Ghanaian southpaw hailing from Alabama, will try to use his ring experience to counter the speed and technical prowess of the younger Santiago.
Doors open at 5:00PM, with more details at the Sands Casino website.
On December 29th, Philadelphia sensation Milton “El Santo” Santiago (12-0, 3KOs) continues his furious campaign through the junior welterweight ranks, putting his undefeated streak on the line against hard-nosed Texan Angel Hernandez (9-5, 5KO).
The Santiago vs Hernandez bout is headlined by Omar Douglas vs Frank De Alba, with coverage beginning on Fox Sports 1 starting a 9PM, Tuesday, December 29th.
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