Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Mario Barrios Pleased With His Recent Performance

San Antonio’s unbeaten Featherweight phenom, Mario Barrios (3-0, 1 KOs) looked sensational in his third fight, dominating his opponent Lionell Kelly (0-3) over four rounds.  Barrios controlled the action from the opening bell using his height and reach to land effective punches throughout the fight. A powerful left hook to the head by Barrios landed flush on Lionell’s temple sending him to the canvas in the second round. Barrios has scored five knockdowns in his first three fights showing explosive combinations. 

“This was my first time fighting out of my hometown and I wanted to look impressive,” said Barrios. “The crowd at the Pala Casino was very live and it felt good to get another win.  My goal is to keep fighting and take my career to the next level with each fight. I feel I’m getting better every time I step in the ring.  I’m going to keep working hard and get right back in the gym.  I want to thank Gary Shaw for giving me this opportunity.” Barrios is managed by Luis Decubas Jr and Bob Santos.

Tags: Mario Barrios image  
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Post a Comment - View More User Comments (0)
Top Headlines Canelo Shakes Head at Mayweather-McGregor: That's Not Boxing! Frank Warren Breaks Down Billy Joe Saunders vs. Willie Monroe Tim Tszyu Aims To Repeat Dad's Feat, Impress in Toowoomba Crolla: Ricky Burns Bout Could Spell Retirement For The Loser Horn: I Made it Open I'd Want Mayweather, My Goal is To Unify De La Hoya on Mayweather: Fans Want Drama, Not a Runner Miguel Vazquez Back on September 2, Goes For WBC Latino Belt Deontay Wilder-Luis Ortiz: Crossing Fingers (and Toes) Charlo-Lubin, Hurd-Trout Show in Works for September 30th Barrera Had No Idea Smith Bout Was 10-Rounds Until Ref Said It Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor - Ticket Information Dirrell-Benavidez Still Not Finalized, WBC Premature With Date Malignaggi: If McGregor Wins, Boxing Likely Gets To Keep Him Ponomarev Waiting on Date For Ocampo IBF Eliminator Clash Horn: People Keep Making Excuses For Pacquiao, But I Beat Him Anthony Dirrell vs. David Benavidez on 9/9 For WBC Title Stephen A. Smith Backs McGregor: Conor is No Racist, Not at All! Photos: Amanda Serrano vs. Edina Kiss - Final Press Conference Canelo: My Style of Fighting is Superior To Golovkin's Style Yavni Yildirim To Help Canelo Alvarez Prepare For Golovkin Patrick Teixeira on The Comback Trail After 14 Month Layoff Eyubov vs. Fredrickson Added To Adler-Shields ShoBox Card Espinoza: White Has To Adapt in Way Boxing Events Are Done Porter: Pressure is on Danny Garcia if WBC Orders The Fight Boubacar Sylla Aiming To Make Noise on Road To World Title Top Rank To Keep Lomachenko and Others More Active Callum Smith vs. Erik Skoglund WBSS Bout on September 16 White: Mayweather, McGregor Did NOT Take Verbal War Too Far Monroe: I'll Beat Billy Joe Saunders 'Easy,' Shouldn't Touch Me! Barrera Wants to Fight Cleverly at Madison Square Garden Washington Trainer: Jarrell Miller's Positive Drug Test Concerns Me HBO Sports Head 'Thrilled' By 'Super Fly' Card on September 9th Billy Joe Saunders "Living Like a Monk" To Get in Top Form Zou Shiming Aims To Further Build The Sport, Fighters in China Zulpikar Maimaitiali Working Very Hard To Shock Vijender Singh Ronnie Shields: Mayweather-McGregor Will Be Rough Early On Skeete: I Predicted Pacquiao's Demise, Horn is Made For Me! Chocolatito Has Deep Belief That Rematch Will Be Different Mayweather: On Paper Everything Leans Toward McGregor Chris Avalos Shocks Miguel Flores With Controversial TKO Win
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement