About the Brazilian Silva Santos (18-3, 9 KOs), who fought last December 29, 2012, winning a six round decision over fellow countryman Rodolfo Franz in Brazil, Lopez said that he doesn’t know much of him.
“I just know that he (Silva Santos) is right hander and has fast hands”, Lopez said.
The Lopez-Silva Santos bout is scheduled to 10 rounds in 128 pounds. Actually, Lopez is ranked #5 by the WBO in the featherweight division.
Meanwhile, the Puerto Rico Boxing Commission also held the 30 day weigh in for Jose “Chelo” Gonzalez, McWilliams Arroyo, McJoe Arroyo and Jonathan “Bomba” Gonzalez, who will fight for regional titles on the show. These fighters can‘t weigh more than 15% of the weight for their fights.
The #1 WBO ranked in the lightweights, Chelo Gonzalez (21-0, 16 KOs), who is defending his WBO Latino lightweight title against a foe to be announced, weighed 154.5 pounds of a 155.25 maximum allowed. McWilliams Arroyo (13-1, 11 KOs), the #6 WBO ranked in the flyweights, also will defend his WBO Latino flyweight belt versus a rival to be determined. McWilliams weighed 118 ½ pounds of a 128.8 limit.
McJoe Arroyo (11-0, 6 KOs), the #9 WBO ranked in the super-flyweights, will fight for the WBO super-flyweight Latino crown against a foe to be named. McJoe weighed 123 pounds of a 132.25 maximum and Bomba Gonzalez (11-0, 10 KOs), who is the #12 WBO ranked in the flyweights and will defend his WBO Youth flyweight title, weighed 130 pounds of a 128.8 maximum.