Roman Martinez survived a desperate late rush from Orlando Salido to win the WBO junior lightweight title by unanimous decision on Saturday night at the Coliseo Jose Miguel Agrelot in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Mexican brawler Orlando Salido is 3-0 in Puerto Rico and will try to make it four when steps onto hostile soil once again to defend his WBO junior lightweight title against native son Roman “Rocky” Martinez.
Orlando Salido will defend his WBO junior lightweight title against Rocky Martinez on April 11 at Coliseo de Puerto Rico in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, a card headlined by Erislandy Lara-Ishe Smith gets support bouts featuring Chris Pearson and Badou Jack.
Orlando Salido has been declared the WBO’s junior lightweight beltholder in the wake former titleholder Mikey Garcia’s rise to junior welterweight, according to WBO General Secretary Jose Izquierdo.
A professional for over 18 years, former three-time featherweight titlist Orlando Salido can still put on an exciting show. He’s also not afraid to remind us of this fact.
It’s never too late to make an impression and that’s exactly what three-time featherweight titlist Orlando Salido has done to Top Rank Promotions’ Bob Arum.
Orlando Salido got up from knockdowns in the first, second and fifth rounds on the way to an 11th-round technical knockout of Terdsak Kokietgym in a sensational seven-knockdown thriller on Saturday in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, former Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer insists he has no information regarding the current issues between Floyd Mayweather and Leonard Ellerbe.
RING cruiserweight champion Yoan Pablo Hernandez squeaked by with a split-decision win over challenger Firat Arslan on Saturday in Germany.
Having had his fair share of professional setbacks, Juan Manuel Lopez has learned from his wins and losses and plans to put his experience to good use against Francisco Vargas on Saturday.
The featherweight showdown between Gary Russell Jr. and Vasyl Lomachenko isn’t the main event of Showtime’s tripleheader on Saturday but the back story of the WBO title bout and its fascinating style matchup is what everyone is talking about.
Former amateur star Vasyl Lomachenko spoke to RingTV.com about his controversial split-decision loss to Orlando Salido, making the transition to the professional sport and his fight with undefeated standout Gary Russell Jr. on Saturday for the WBO featherweight title.
Juan Manuel Lopez, once a bright star in the featherweight division, needs to have a spectacular performance against former foe Daniel Ponce de Leon in Puerto Rico on Showtime on Saturday in order for the boxing world to accept that he isn’t finished.