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Humberto Soto Faces Silverio Ortiz, Alvarez is Out

by Miguel Rivera

Former three division world champion Humberto Soto (59-8-2, 34KOs) will now face veteran Silverio Ortiz (26-13, 12KOs) in a match for the WBC's vacant silver junior welterweight championship. The event takes place on February 9th at Arena Itson in Sonora, Mexico. Soto was going to face Ricardo Alvarez, the brother of Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, but Ricardo withdrew from the contest.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by nycsmooth on 01-26-2013

I believe once Soto saw how hard the oldest of the 3 Alvarez's hit, even w/no defense, HE made the change...

Comment by coco1978 on 01-26-2013

13 loses? For the WBC SILVER TITTLE. Shame on u Suleiman! Shame on Televisa for another garbage fight card in a palenque.

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