Michael Rosenthal

Omar Chavez stops Trazancos

Omar Chavez, the youngest son of Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., stopped veteran Genaro Trazancos in the fourth round on Saturday in Mexicali, Mexico.

Chavez (26-0-1, 18 knockouts) knocked Trazancos (22-15-1, 13 KOs) down in the second round. The fight was stopped 52 seconds into the fourth round.

This was Chavez’s first scheduled 10-round fight.

He is the brother of Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., who fights middleweight titleholder Sebastian Zbik on Saturday in Los Angeles.

Trazancos, a one-time contender, is 2-12 in his last 14 fights.

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