Photos: Juanma, Oquendo, Gonzalez Look Good in Camp
CAGUAS, PUERTO RICO - Showing a good physical condition, the former double world champion Juan Manuel "Juanma" Lopez and regional champions Jonathan "Polvo" Oquendo and Jose "Chelo" González, weighed in below the required limits for their fights on March 10 at the Roberto Clemente Coliseum in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The event is being staged by Top Rank, in association with PR Best Boxing Promotions (PRBBP ) Zanfer Promotions and the Municipality of San Juan, and will be broadcast on Showtime.
In the main event Lopez (31-1, 28 KOs) faces the 126-pound World Boxing Organization (WBO) champion Orlando "Siri" Salido (37-11-2, 25 KOs) in a rematch. Lopez, 28, came in at 143-pounds before the Boxing Commission of Puerto Rico (CBPPR). The allowed max was 144.9.
For its part, Oquendo (22-2, 15 KOs), currently the WBO Latino junior featherweight at 122, defends against an opponent to be determined over 10 rounds. He came in at 137.7 pounds of a 140.3 max.
Meanwhile, Gonzalez (18-0, 13 KOs) will defend his WBO Latino lightweight title against an opponent to be announced, also over 10 rounds, and he weighed in at 152.8 pounds of a maximum of 155.25.
Salido is a solid veteran and I'm sure he's coming in 100% ready for JuanMa. JuanMa wants to part of Rios, he would get run over by him. I also have Gamboa beating JuanMa as well, his speed and power…Comment by solrac0079 on 02-10-2012
Would love 2 know how salido is doing in his training. There has not been any info on this! :firedevilComment by Samadafish on 02-10-2012
[QUOTE=El [email protected]@PR;11765183]That was my exact thoughts. The way he threw that right hook, leaves the path open for a straight Right had to the chin. I bet he will get his [B]s[/B]hit rocked in this fight again. I dont know…Comment by Samadafish on 02-10-2012
[QUOTE=cotto#1p4p;11764534]Vintage Juanma, leaving himself wide open by throwing that wide ass right hook [IMG]http://www.boxingscene.com/uploads/49413/9%20feb%202012%20First%20Pre%20Weigh%20In%20Juanma%20Lopez%20for%20rematch%20against%20Orlando%20Salido-%20Juanma%20Lopez%204.JPG[/IMG][/QUOTE] I thought the same thingComment by boricuajr23 on 02-09-2012
I dont care how good Juanma looks in the gym so many weeks prior...blah, blah, blah.... same story everytime. if he dont stay focused & make adjustments such as stated already in shortening his hooks and tighting up his defense,…Post a Comment - View More User Comments (14)