WBO GIVES CHAMPIONSHIP BELT TO PUERTO RICO’S CORRECTION AND REHABILITATION CARLOS MOLINA
GUAYNABO, PUERTO RICO – World Boxing Organization (WBO) and President Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel gave a title belt to the Puerto Rico’s Correction and Rehabilitation Director, Carlos Molina, due to his successful work with the prisoners in the island, during the show “A PuŮo Limpio” held at the Coliseo Mario “Quijote” Morales in Guaynabo.
Valcarcel highlighted Molina’s achievements in the agency, as the professional boxing card held at the Correctional 1072 in Bayamon, Puerto Rico, last January and the prisoners who are fighting in the cards. Also the presence of prisoners to see the shows.
“We recognize tonight the Correction and Rehabilitation Director, Carlos Molina, for his great work with the prisoners in this country. Actually, Molina is a Champion in the rehabilitation”, Valcarcel said, while some prisoners in the attendance applauded the ceremony. “So, we give this championship belt to Molina and urge to continue his excellent job”.
Former WBO Champions Juan Manuel “Juanma” Lopez and Ivan “Iron Boy” Calderon put the belt to Molina. Plus Valcarcel, Lopez and Calderon, there were in the ceremony Ivan and Peter Rivera, PR Best Boxing Promotions president and vice-president, respectively, Luis Pťrez, Chairman Ratings Committee, and former world champion Victor “Luvi” Calleja.
Remember, the 24th World Boxing Organization (WBO) Annual Convention, to be held in Puerto Rico in 2011, is scheduled to October 24th to 29th.
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