WBC super featherweight world champion Miguel ‘El Alacran” Berchelt and Miguel “Mickey” Roman are ready to rumble, as they both took part in an open workout for their upcoming bout at the Don Haskins Center, site of their Nov. 3 showdown that will, once and for all, settle this simmering grudge match. (photos by Mikey Williams).
Berchelt (34-1, 30 KOs), from, Cancun, Mexico, is the 26-year-old champion looking to make his fourth successful title defense. Roman (60-12, 47 KOs), from Juarez, Mexico, is a 32-year-old who will be making his third attempt at a world title.
Roman and Berchelt have had a war of words that have stoked the rivalry between the two. Here is what they had to say 47 days away from one of the year’s most anticipated fights.