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).
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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 ideaComment 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)