Barrera and Castillo vintage thrills on the launch pad in Houston
three-time world champion, Marco Antonio Barrera, will face José Luis Castillo, one of the finest Mexican champions in history, on Friday, October 29, in Houston, Texas.
Barrera Vs. Castillo will be held at the Arena Theater in Houston, Texas, with a capacity for 2,500 people. It will also host the third day of the tournament “The Big Belt Championship,” on that self-same night.
Part of the proceeds will go to support amateur boxing by creating a series of tournaments to boost young fighters.
The third day of the tournament “The Big Belt Championship” will bring great emotions, as places for the semi-finals will be contested.
At heavyweight there will be 2 matches over 4 rounds: Jakob “Beast” Hickey vs. Blair Anderson and Mexican Edgar Ramírez against Roberto Zavala Jr. from Texas.
In welterweight there will be 3 fights at 4 rounds; Mexican Avner Hernández will face Phillip Gibson Jr. (Texas), Tyrese Montanez (Florida) will fight Kurtis Ellis Jr. (Nebraska) and Steven Shymez (Tenesse) will face Mexican Sergio Salinas.
In 4-round superlight, Cuban Yainiel “Machine” Álvarez against Keneth Gist (South Carolina); In a 4-round feather, the Californian Seth Macías faces the Mexican Bryan Macías and in the fly, Jaime Jasso (Texas) will collide with the Mexican Jahir Reyna.
Pre-sale ticket prices are $ 60, $ 100 and $ 150 USD and can be purchased at: