Photos: Mexico Shocks - Salido Nearly Stopped, Paez Wins

by Rafael Soto

It was a crazy night of boxing in Mexico. WBO world featherweight champion Orlando "Siri" Salido rallied after suffering two knockdowns to stop Filipino Weng Haya with 35 seconds remaining in the eight round at the Palenque Ciudad in Obregon, Sonora. Haya (15-5, 8KOs) caught Salido (37-11-2, 25 KOs) with a big left hook at the end of the third round. Salido got up at the count of nine and was saved by the bell, but got dropped again in the fourth. He rallied back to stop Haya in the eight.

At the Arena Jorge Cuesy of Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas - Jorge 'Maromerito' Paez won a ten round majority decision over previously undefeated Omar 'Businessman' Chavez in the welterweight main event of a special card called - 'Legacy of Legends'. Chávez (27-1-1, 20 KOs) and Paez Jr. (30-4-1, 18 KOs) had a thrilling battle.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by NAPO on 12-18-2011

[QUOTE=RIZO24;11576550]Dont even argue with these Mexican Haters!!! Poor Pork Chops still want to believe Juan Ma is an elite fighter!! LMAOOOOOOOOOOOOOO....Salido showed otherwise right Pork Chops?????[/QUOTE] He may not be great or good and I may not like him but…

Comment by NAPO on 12-18-2011

[QUOTE=xcaret v4;11576517]no one ever said salido was a fuken great u stupid moron, we're all just happy to see that hypejob juanma get his azz beat for running hiz mouth, got it venezuelen?[/QUOTE] Jajaja so now he's not good enough…

Comment by RIZO24 on 12-18-2011

[QUOTE=xcaret v4;11576517]no one ever said salido was a fuken great u stupid moron, we're all just happy to see that hypejob juanma get his azz beat for running hiz mouth, got it venezuelen?[/QUOTE] Dont even argue with these Mexican Haters!!!…

Comment by Roja's480 on 12-18-2011

some much bu[B]t[/B]thurtness going on this thread about a fight that happen many months ago, im just gonna leave

Comment by xcaret v4 on 12-18-2011

[QUOTE=NAPO;11575559]Exactly I mean I don't know wtf this mexicans are celebrating. Juanma is a bum, But Salido is worst. I remember in the fight that he hurt and backed off Salido a couple of times. People know im now far…

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