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Salido Ready To Face Gonzalez, Prefers To Face Broner

WBO featherweight world champion Orlando "Siri" Salido (38-11-2, 26KOs) sends his congrats to WBC featherweight king Jhonny Gonzalez (52-7, 45KOs). After Gonzalez defeated Elio Rojas Saturday night, Salido called his promoter Fernando Beltran of Zanfer Promotions and told Fernando to make the fight.

In an earlier article on BoxingScene.com, Gonzalez called out Salido.
 
Salido believes the match will become a classic all-Mexico war, champion vs. champion, to solidify not only the best featherweight in Mexico but in the entire boxing world. 
 
"This is a fight for the fans," said Salido.  "Neither me or Johnny takes a backward step.  It's a can't-miss action fight, the way I like it. "
 
However, Salido's preference is to challenge WBO 130-pound titleholder Adrien Broner.
 
"Making 126-pounds isn't easy for me," said Salido.  "I'd much rather fight Broner, but if Adrien won't accept me as an opponent, then I would sacrifice again to make 126 against Gonzalez."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Cubanstyle on 05-01-2012

[QUOTE=Catrin;12065500]Mark my words! It be a matter of time before his daddy floyd throws cyclon gamboa at Broner...! This is $$$! FMW. Knows that if anybody can pimp that comb doin booys hair is him!!! That being said Gamboa would…

Comment by Catrin on 05-01-2012

Mark my words! It be a matter of time before his daddy floyd throws cyclon gamboa at Broner...! This is $$$! FMW. Knows that if anybody can pimp that comb doin booys hair is him!!! That being said Gamboa would…

Comment by Catrin on 05-01-2012

Wow...! Salido toxic garbage! Seriously cause salido has given way better performances than broner! U guys see what siri did to Juanma twice!!! Lets face it Broner knows salido will whoop thats ass! Otherwise he would cherry pik him aswell,…

Comment by AlwaysOnTop on 05-01-2012

[QUOTE=jusdippin;12065270]i like the sound of that mexican vs mexican to unify.... Mini May wont fight anyways :fu2:[/QUOTE]Mini May got these mexicans shook..

Comment by AlwaysOnTop on 05-01-2012

[QUOTE=commodus;12063443]broner is garbage.............but this siri vs Gonzalez shouldn't disappoint[/QUOTE]If Broner is garbage then Solido is toxic waste Broner is a legend in the making...

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