By Rodolfo Rosales S.
The traditional Coffee Tuesday of the World Boxing Council was decorated for two reasons; the presence of Saúl Álvarez and the presentation of the Teotihuacano Belt that will be in dispute the World Boxing Council will award a Teotihuacano belt to the winner of the fight that will star Saúl Canelo Álvarez and Caleb Plant.t.
Mauricio Sulaimán, president of the WBC, was proud of his two jewels Saúl and the belt, which was designed by the Topacio and Gerardo Cuevas agency, as well as by the artist Gerardo Cuevas Nájera; while the leather, saddle and fittings were in charge of Cleto Reyes; In short, a belt with very Mexican motifs, made by Mexicans.s.
The piece, the fifth belt that Saúl Álvarez will compete for, because he already has the Huichol, Chiapaneco, Maya and Mestizo in his showcases, is composed of almost 50 obsidian and jade motifs.
It has two found figures of Quetzalcóatl, the feathered serpent (God of rain, agriculture and creator of humanity) and the Pyramid of the Sun, icon of the Mexican and Teotihuacan culture.
“I will do everything possible to keep this belt. I already have four and I'm going for the fifth. I tell Plant that but he barks he doesn't die, he talks a lot,
I speak little, I bark little, but I do bite Mauricio Sulaimán, president of the WBC, said he was proud of the handcrafted piece and that it will be contested by the Mexican world boxer..