Ray Flores Previews Alexander vs Ortiz for Feb 17 – The Premier Boxing Champions will be back in Texas on February 17th with a welterweight match-up between Victor Ortiz and Devon Alexander set to air on FOX.
The match-up is the main event of the Premier Boxing Champions event set for the Don Haskins Convention Center in El Paso, Texas. Alexander (27-4) is looking to continue his return after a two year layoff while Ortiz (32-6-1) is also looking to build momentum by notching a second win in a row. Alexander won his return this past November when he got past veteran Walter Castillo in an impressive showing. As for Ortiz, he went 1-0 in 2017, stopping Saul Corral in the fourth round of their July match-up.
Here, our TBC analyst Ray Flores gives us a report on this February welterweight showdown. Flores was live at the scene in Texas for the PBC’s kick-off press conference to announce the fight and he checks in with the “skinny.”
Also, you can catch highlights of Devon Alexander’s November win at “Alexander vs Castillo Quick Results.”
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