The former Golden Boy Promotions CEO was in the past responsible for promoting some of boxing's biggest fights and now he's started a new promotional company of his own. The former Swiss Banker had fallen out with long time friend and business partner Oscar De La Hoya in the past that prompted an extended hiatus from the sport, which saw…
Undefeated Welterweight Prospect Charlie Natal Returns April 30th
On April 30th Charlie ‘Mr Hollywood’ Natal makes his much anticipated return to the ring in Louisville, Kentucky, USA. It will be against Marteze Logan at ‘The Expo 5’ venue.
Last time out, Natal fought tough Allen Torres and made him quit on his stool after one round. Charlie, a transplant from Puerto Rico now in the States, looks to up his undefeated record to 7-0.
Natal is looking for all the Hollywood team members to follow him across the Ohio border to meet up with his strong following he’s picking up in the Mid-West of America.
Charlie said he has worked with the like of Wilkins Santiago and Rio Olympics 2016 hopeful Charles Conwell, and has been mixing it up with Thomas Mattice (lightweight) for speed.
When asked how he felt going into this fight, Natal fired back by telling Boxing News and Views:
“It’s Hollywood’s time.”
He will be working in a new management team lead by Eddie Gonzales and trainer Eddie Croft, who will be training him out of the Virgil Hunter facility out West alongside the like of Amir Khan Andre Berto and current title chaser Levan ‘The wolf’ Ghvamichava. Charlies further added:
“The fights are starting to come now I can sit back and focus on straight training.”
Charlie is looking to grab national attention and secure a PBC (Premier Boxing Champions), Top Rank or Golden Boy promotional contract.
Boxing News and Views understands that Charlie has held himself very well in sparring with big names such as Miguel Cotto, where allegedly he did very, very well against the Puerto Rican boxing great.
Charlies is shifting camp to Florida for sparring for the April 30th bout and then after the fight he his heading out to California for a camp for a June match on the Ernie Bizzarro show, co headlining the Wilkins Santiago main event on the night at the Presque Isle Casino.
Look out for this youngster who at only 23 and 6-0-2 (2KO), has been battle tested already and is hungry for much more.