Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

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 Andy Lee: It Was The Right Time To Retire From Boxing Photos: Jarrell Miller, Johann Duhaupus - Face To Face in NYC Photos: Daniel Jacobs, Maciej Sulecki - Go Face To Face in NYC Photos: Mikey Garcia, Sergey Lipinets - Open Workouts 'SuperFly' Concept to Continue, SuperFly 3 is Likely For The Fall Luis Ortiz Has Been Tested Seven Times for PEDs by VADA, NYSAC Patrick Teixeira vs. Davi Eliasquevici in April for WBO Latino Belt Granat To Train at Kronk With Banks, Tony Yoka Back on April 7 Hearn: If Joshua, Miller Win, They'll Fight in August at Barclays Katie Taylor Vows To Steal The Show at Barclays Center Photos: Callum Smith, Nieky Holzken - Go Face To Face at Workouts Andy Lee Announces His Retirement From Boxing Saunders: Eubank Jr. is Never, Ever Going To Be a World Beater! Wilder: I've Been Calling Out Anthony Joshua For Almost 2 Years! Bradley Skeete vs. Kerman Lejarraga For EBU Belt on March 24 Frederik Hede Jensen Set For Next Fight on March 10 Mikhalkin: It Was Inevitable For Me and Sergey Kovalev To Fight Duva Expects Good Crowd on Night of Competing Cards in NY Alexander Manager: After Robbery - We Want Danny Garcia Next! Rios Hopes 'I Don’t Get Back Down to F***ing Gutter' After Loss Abel Sanchez: Golovkin Turned 'Runner' Canelo into Mayweather! Lucas Browne: I Want a Good, Bloody Fight Against Whyte! Moses Not Happy With Scores, Wants Rematch With Ray Beltran Holzken Warns Callum Smith: Be Ready, I'm Coming To Beat You! Wilder To Luis Ortiz: I'm Gonna Beat Your Ass, You're Going Down! Mikael Zewski Drops, Decisions Jose de Jesus Macias Callum Smith vs. Nieky Holzken in Play For WBSS Clash Callum Smith To Fight New Opponent, Braehmer Withdraws Thurman: Shawn Porter, Danny Garcia Are Real Salty Right Now! Luis Nery Leaves For Japan, Vows To Knock Yamanaka Out Promoter: Superfly encore will pick up where 'Chocolatito' left off Arum: Pacquiao-Matthysse Can Happen Later, But Not in April Mariana Juarez Continues Run, Retains WBC Belt in Mexico City Chocolatito's Manager Firm on May Return, Rules Out Nietes Gary Russell Jr. vs. Joseph Diaz - The Ball is Already Rolling Linares: I'm Confident That I Can Beat Lomachenko! Juan Francisco Estrada Will Aim To Knock Sor Rungvisai Out Arum: I Really Think Joshua's Chin is Suspect, Parker Could KO Him Ricardo Mayorga Hits Texas To Begin Camp For April Return Kell Brook Admits He Hit 'Rock Bottom' After Spence, GGG Losses
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement