Rayton Okwiri, the Kenyan middleweight champion will face off with Columbia’s Fidel Monterosa Munoz on Saturday evening.
Okwiri (5-0-1, 4 Kos) will face off with Munoz (39-25-1, 31 KOs) at Portland Maine, the US within the eighth non-title fight.
Reyes Boxing Inc, led by Michael Reyes is promoting Okwiri’s fight. His non-title fight has a Ksh1 million cash prize.
Okwiri is a 2016 Rio Olympics quarter-finalist. He is serving his managerial contract with Raynelo Administration lasting 5 years. Raynelo is a partner with Reyes Boxing Inc.
He was once in Kenya for the better allotment of the three hundred and sixty five days nonetheless flew to the US in Would possibly well maybe furthermore this three hundred and sixty five days for account for training earlier than the August debacle.
After jetting out in Would possibly well maybe furthermore, he made basically the most important stop to Mexico the build he flexed his boxing wit with Namibia’s boxing champion Walter Kautondokwa.
He then proceeded to Boston for more physical and conditional training at the sparring camp.
Involving earlier than the Saturday fight, Okwiri expressed optimism in clinching victory citing that he has professional smartly. But, extraordinarily sizzling weather in Cancun, Mexico was once an unlimited order.
“I most well liked the physical conditioning camp in Mexico nonetheless the sizzling weather was once no longer honorable for my training. In Boston all the pieces is okay. Promoter Michael has taken correct care me, I’m living completely like a champion, I thank Mike for all this and I promise no longer to let him down on Saturday,” he maintains.
With Munoz’s a success trudge, Okwiri is no longer scared the least bit. He adds that he professional onerous ample and hopes to make exercise of this against his Columbian opponent who he forged aspersions on in lasting for eight rounds of the fight.
“I’m no longer troubled by my opponent, he won’t closing eight rounds as a consequence of I’m in correct form now,” he exuded.
Munoz, 33, has 39 victories and 25 losses with one procedure.
Reyes says Okwiri is tight for the sport, adding that he showed elegant growth in his training.
“Rayton has been bettering every day. He has learned to sit down down down down on his punches and is going onerous in sparring.”
“Per the present middleweight breakdown with huge champion I have confidence about Rayton will be within the combo and a high ten within the arena by this time next three hundred and sixty five days,” Reyes opines.
The Kenyan boxing champion has more fights in waiting in East Africa.
His closing fight was once in December 2019, when he fought Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Augustine Matata in a 10-spherical fight.
He won the fight held at Nairobi’s Charter Hall.