Thursday, September 26, 2013

Harrison to Face 'Pitbull' Torres For WBC Youth Title On Golovkin-Stevens Undercard in New York City!

The website Southwest Fightnews is reporting that undefeated DC welterweight Dusty Hernandez Harrison will take on Josh "The Pitbull" Torres of Albuquerque, NM on the undercard of the Gennaday Golovkin-Curtis Stevens bout on Saturday, November 2 at the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City. 

The bout will be for the WBC Youth Welterweight World championship in Harrison's first title contest.

Harrison (17-0, 10 KO's) is coming off a fourth-round TKO over Guillermo Valdes on August 23 in Dover, DE.  Torres (12-2-1, five KO's) has won five in a row and won an eight-round unanimous decision over Marcus Brashers on March 31 in Albuquerque.  Torres was a pupil of the late Johnny Tapia.


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Anonymous said...

This is a good step for Dusty. Torres can fight, he can punch. Glad to see Harrison camp is feeling Dusty is ready for increased competition. They are doing a great job with this young man. Best of luck in NYC!