On February 20th, the keenly anticipated collision of WBC super featherweight champion, Miguel Berchlet vs. former featherweight champion, Oscar Valdez.
Power and strength, but also cunning and guile, tempered by the ingenious guidance of two men who work, correct and polish their skills, furnishing burnishing.
Alfredo Caballero, coach of Miguel Berchelt, considered one of the best current coaches. He has been training and developing fighters who doorstep his gym, for more than 20 years. Today, Alfredo has three WBC world champions, Miguel Berchelt, Juan Francisco Estrada and Yamileth Mercado, in addition to instructing more than 50 children and young people between 9 and 16 years of age.
For Alfredo, the secret of his success is based upon the fact that he works with fighters from a young age. He lives and breathes boxing thanks to the inspiration and influence of his father. In so doing he fulfilled his childhood dream, to become a coach creating world champions, following the trail blazing example of the legendary Arturo “Cuyo” Hernández.
Today, Alfredo is pitting his wits against Eddy Reynoso, another star coach. This motivates and emboldens him to be even more innovative and diligent, as he knows that Eddy will leave no stone unturned during the preparation of Oscar Valdez.
Berchelt´s has already accomplished six successful title defenses, and has built a formidable knockout percentage ratio of 80%.
Guiding Oscar Valdez, we have Eddy Reynoso and alongside, his father, Chepo Reynoso, together they have brilliantly and astutely blossomed the career of Saúl “Canelo” Alvarez.
In his own right, Eddy has become a champions maker. The first was Oscar “Chololo” Larios.
His passion for boxing and the sheer dedication he inputs, distinguishes him as one the finest trainers. Today his master plan also involves: Oscar Valdés, Ryan García, Luis Nery, among other great fighters.
For Eddy to reach his exceptional rank as a coach has been difficult, as in the beginning nobody believed in him. However, his work is speaking for him. His name is now known and renown throughout the world and he clearly states that the crowning Valdez by beating Berchelt will be one of the greatest satisfactions of his career.
Berchetl vs. Valdez will not only be a fight between two outstanding Mexican warriors, but also a war planned an overseen by master strategists, to be executed subtlety and boldly.