Advertisement
Advertisement

Photos: Vazquez Jr. is Ripped, Ready But a Little Heavy

BAYAMON, PUERTO RICO - Former world champion Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. was confident this afternoon, as he continues training for next Saturday's fight against triple world champion Nonito Donaire, with the vacant WBO super bantamweight title on the line, at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. HBO will televise. Photos by Pete Amador/Top Rank.

Vazquez Jr. (21-1-1, 18 KOs) had to get weighed by the Puerto Rican commission, which is mandatory one week before the fight. He was 132.6 pounds and the max allowed is 128.1 pounds (5% above 122 pounds).

Tickets are on sale at Ticketmaster ( www.ticketmaster.com ) by calling 1 800-745-3000. The ticket prices are $ 25, $ 40, $ 60, $ 100 and $ 200.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by The Gambler1981 on 01-29-2012

Vazquez Jr. is going to need all the help he can get but he should be able to get some offense going against Nonito just don't know if he can hold up to what is coming back at him. If…

Comment by EdMon917 on 01-29-2012

It's going to be a great fight!

Comment by ralph22 on 01-29-2012

jr training for muscle/power good idea

Comment by PR ESQ. on 01-28-2012

Donaire has the makings of a superstar and Jr. has something to prove... dope match. Looking forward to it!

Comment by Filo on 01-28-2012

Vasquez is a strong kid. You can't out! But he has fought mainly guys who don't put up much of a resistance. Arce did and battered him from pillar to post.

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (28)
Top Headlines Eubank Jr. Drops Doran Four Times For TKO, Golovkin Next? Conor Benn With Brutal First Round Knockout of Lukas Radic Dillian Whyte Knocks Out Ivica Bacurin in Six Rounds Anthony Joshua: I Need To Break Dominic Breazeale Right Down Porter: Won’t Be a Brook Performance From Me; I Want Rematch Breazeale To Anthony Joshua: There is a New Lion in Town Photos: Jason Sosa Gets Off The Deck, Stops Javier Fortuna Joshua-Breazeale on Showtime: CompuBox Historical Review Anthony Joshua vs. Dominic Breazeale: Anthony Ogogo Wins Eubank: Is Golovkin Ready To Step Up? Fight Someone Not Scared! Frank Warren Tabs Andre Ward To Overcome Sergey Kovalev Oscar Molina, Jarrett Hurd Aim to Make Most of Surprise CBS Slot Porter: Fighting Me Will Be A Shock To Keith Thurman's System Arum: Ramirez Confident of What He Can Do Against Golovkin Frank Warren To Hearn: Joshua is Number 1? Let Him Prove It! Daily Bread Mailbag: Danny Garcia, Lomachenko, Thurman, More Semajay Thomas Embraces How Boxing Changed His Life Yodmongkol Vor Saengthep Easily Stops Outmatched Opponent Parker: Soon Joshua's Confidence Will Be Tested Against Me Golovkin's Coach: We Never Asked Andre Ward For 164 Weight George Groves Entering Last-Chance Saloon Against Murray LaRon Mitchell Stops Epifanio Mendoza in Three Rounds Keith Thurman-Shawn Porter: Pre-Fight Report Card Ricardo Rodriguez Beats David Quijano in Boxeo Telemundo Canelo's Manager Taking Smith Serious, Expects Dangerous Fight Photos: Vargas Rubs Shoulders With Mayweather at BWAA Awards Canelo's Manager To Critics: We're Back To Our Natural Weight! Kenny Porter Not Concerned With Layoff as Thurman Shot Nears Arum: Thurman-Porter is Good Fight, Hope it Gets Good Rating Thurman Reflects on His Long Journey, Lessons Along The Way Video: Jessie Vargas Talks Kell Brook, Thurman vs. Porter Photos/Weights: PBC on NBCSN - Justin DeLoach-Junior Castillo Photos: Mike Alvarado vs. Josh Torres, Korobov-Vera Weighin DiBella Breaks Down Thurman-Porter, Isn't Sure Who Wins Povetkin, Ryabinsky To Hold Meeting With WBC Next Week Liam Smith: I Will Shake Up The World When I Beat Canelo Groves Explains His Version of Events in Golovkin Sparring Tale Photos: Keith Thurman, Shawn Porter Ready For Barclays War Weights from Brooklyn: Porter Strips to 147, Thurman at 146 Liam Smith vs. Canelo Alvarez - Fight Poster Revealed
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement