Photos: Salido, Lomachenko Open San Antonio Workouts
San Antonio,Texas --- WBO Featherweight champion Orlando Salido of Mexico hits the speed bag during media day Wednesday in San Antonio,Texas for his upcoming title defense where he will take on two-time Ukrainian Olympic gold medalist and 2013 Prospect of the Year, Vasyl Lomachenko. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.
Salido vs Lomachenko will open the telecast as the featured bout on the undercard of the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs Bryan Vera rematch battle, Saturday, March 1 , at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas and televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing®.
Promoted by Top Rank®, in association with Zanfer Promotions, Banner Promotions, Foreman Boys Promotions and Tecate, Chavez Jr. vs Vera II will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing®.
Tickets, priced at $200, $100, $60, $40 and $25 (plus applicable taxes and fees), can be purchased at the Alamodome box office, all Ticketmaster outlets, online at www.ticketmaster.com and via Ticketmaster charge-by-phone lines at (800) 745-3000.
I think it could be a bad isea to put him in with Salido so soon but then again, I think with his decided speed advantage, he will be able to tag Salido easily, especially in the beginning of the…Comment by bklynboy on 02-27-2014
[QUOTE=revs1227;14275561]am i the only one that realizes saldio has only lost 3 times in the last 13 years ? 1,mikey garcia , gamboa, juan manuel marquez ...they would all smoke lomo[/QUOTE] That's what makes this fight so intriguing. In one…Comment by revs1227 on 02-27-2014
am i the only one that realizes saldio has only lost 3 times in the last 13 years ? 1,mikey garcia , gamboa, juan manuel marquez ...they would all smoke lomoComment by BennyST on 02-27-2014
[QUOTE=bojangles1987;14275527]They must have that kind of faith in him. Or they know something we don't. Or they are again underestimating Salido, like they did with Juanma Lopez. I'm psyched to see what happens. I could not be more intrigued.[/QUOTE] Yeah,…Comment by BennyST on 02-27-2014
[QUOTE=Mikhnienko;14275496]I honestly have no idea how the Salido fight will go and Lomachenko losing is a real possibility but when people criticize something like his punching power when there is significant evidence to the contrary is mystifies me. Fair enough…Post a Comment/View More User Comments (41)