Kings Promotions and Salita Promotions Attain Co-Promotional Settlement with Undefeated Welterweight Prospect Janelson Figueroa Bocachica
Kings Promotions and Salita Promotions proudly announce signing a co-promotional settlement with undefeated welterweight prospect Janelson Figueroa Bocachica.
The 5′ 10″ and 22-year-old Figueroa Bocachica (17-0, 11 KOs) is a proud Puerto Rican/American who hails from Southwest Detroit. Earlier than turning professional on the tender age of 17, Figueroa Bocachica scored victories over present fellow undefeated skilled prospects Charles Conwell and Brandun Lee, whereas successful a number of metropolis/state titles. He completed the unpaid ranks with a file of 60-5.
Describing himself as an “aggressive technician,” Figueroa Bocachica trains together with his father, Nelson Figueroa, on the Downtown Boxing Health club in Detroit.
“Man, massive issues are happening in Detroit,” mentioned Bocachica of signing with Michigan-based New Yorker Salita. “They’re doing massive exhibits and I need to be part of that, so I’m in the best spot to show myself in opposition to each opponent I face. I need all of the belts in a number of divisions!”
Figueroa Bocachica has come up massive in nationally televised showcases in his final two fights. In October 2020, he wanted lower than a spherical to cease and drop Puerto Rico’s then 9-1 Nicklaus Flaz. The succesful Flaz was down thrice from the correct bombs of Figueroa Bocachica. After which, in February of this yr, he took an entertaining majority 10-round choice over previously undefeated Mark Reyes Jr.
“I’ve all the time identified that Janelson was a particular child – I simply didn’t notice how rapidly he’d show it to all people else!” mentioned his supervisor, David McWater. “He’s the uncommon sort of the fighter that not solely has devastating one-punch energy however can actually field as effectively. Teaming with Salita Promotions will permit Janelson to get all the best alternatives to develop into the subsequent massive Detroit boxing star and we’re simply thrilled for the long run.”
Each of Figueroa Bocachica’s co-promoters say they’re happy with the deal and looking out ahead to pairing up on extra thrilling prospects.
“I’m blissful to be partnering with Salita Promotions in serving to to develop one of many easiest Welterweights on the planet,” mentioned Marshall Kauffman, President of Kings Promotions. “I sit up for doing extra enterprise with Dmitriy within the close to future with many extra boxers.”
“Janelson Figueroa is without doubt one of the finest American prospects,” mentioned Dmitriy Salita, President of Salita Promotions. “He received his begin on the Kronk Health club in Detroit and I consider that he has all of the instruments to be the subsequent welterweight world champion from Detroit. I’m blissful to be working with Marshall Kauffman on constructing the subsequent nice champion from the Motor Metropolis.”