Lightweight Rod Salka Jr. dropped previously unbeaten Alexei Collado with a third-round left hook on the way to a unanimous decision victory on Friday before his fans at the Convention Center in Monroeville, Pa. The fight was a ShoBox: The New Generation main event on Showtime.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook brings us news on Golden Boy Promotions and Bernard Hopkins’ most recent accolades and much more.
According to trainer Robert Garcia, first-time welterweight Brandon Rios is looking good ahead of his Nov. 23 bout with Manny Pacquiao, exhibiting knockout power and better speed in his sparring sessions.
Tim Bradley and Juan Manuel Marquez will be featured in an episode of Face Off with Max Kellerman in advance of their pay-per-view fight for Bradley’s WBO welterweight belt on Oct. 12.