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Gonzalez stops Salado

(by, Photo Sumio Yamada - Jul 17, 2011 - 9:27:20 AM)


WBA light flyweight Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez (29-0, 24 KOs) retained his title with a seventh round TKO against Omar Salado (22-4-2, 13 KOs). Gonzalez’ pressure paid dividends early with two knockdowns in round one. “Chocolatito” floored Salado again in the seventh and the bout was stopped at the end of that round. Time was :48.

Janeth Perez captured WBA title

(by - Jul 17, 2011 - 9:08:24 AM)



Janeth Perez became Mexico's new world bantamweight champion of the World Boxing Association (WBA), as she stopped Colombian Yolis Marrugo in the seventh round. Perez ended her work at one minute and 58 seconds of the seventh round, when referee Romina Arroyo stopped the fight seconds after Marrugo was punished with two solid hard shots in a neutral corner.

Janeth Perez raised her record to 13 wins, 4 by knockout, no defeats and one draw. While Marrugo falls to 13 wins, 8 losses and 3 draws.

Women's boxing history

(by - Jul 17, 2011 - 9:03:06 AM)




Pictured above is the all-female WBA team which will be officiating Saturday’s WBA bantamweight title fight between Janeth “Cuisilla” Perez and Yolis Marrugo in Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico.

Perez-Marrugo make weight

(by - Jul 16, 2011 - 1:20:39 PM)


Janeth "Cuisilla" Perez and Yolis Marrugo both weighed in at 116.2 pounds and are ready to for war this Saturday at Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico, for the WBA female bantamweight title.

Gonzalez-Salado make weight

(by, Photo Sumio Yamada - Jul 16, 2011 - 1:16:43 PM)



WBA Light Flyweight champion Roman Gonzalez weighed in at 108 and Omar Salado weighed 108 for Saturday night’s clash at Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico.