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Ivan Calderon's Retirement Announcement Looms

By Rey Colon

Former two-time world champion Ivan Calderon could very well announce his retirement as early as tomorrow, as the veteran will pursue a career as a coach and director of a new gym built in Guaynabo. The gym opens at about 11 am Monday and WBO will hold their "Kids Drug Free" program at the facility.

Calderon, 37, was king at 105 and 108 pounds under the WBO and ends his career with a record of 35-3-1 and 6 knockouts. His career began in 2001 with a first round TKO of Sergio Diaz at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada.

His last victory came on October 29, 2011, with a close split decision over Felipe Rivas at 105 pounds.

Almost a year later, on October 6, he was stopped in five rounds at the Ruben Rodriguez Coliseum when he tried to regain his old WBO strawweight title from Mexican champion Moises Fuentes.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by mdportorock3 on 10-28-2012

[QUOTE=ELHURACAN58;12647681]He fought a good combination of ex, current, and future titlists in that weight. Look it up. The other good champion at his time at minimumweight was probably Rachman, who struggled to beat Daniel Reyes, who in turn got shut…

Comment by ELHURACAN58 on 10-28-2012

[QUOTE=daggum;12647582]really? have you seen his resume at 105? i think he fought 1 guy who was in the top 10 at the time he fought them. lots of defenses does not equal great.[/QUOTE] He fought a good combination of ex,…

Comment by ELHURACAN58 on 10-28-2012

[QUOTE=Mr. Grimm;12647550]nah it means he can make the 2nd best strawweight of all time quit on his knees[/QUOTE] Does libraporlibra pay you with points or sex to defend him?:blowjob:

Comment by LeG00N on 10-28-2012

:lol1: :lol1:

Comment by daggum on 10-28-2012

[QUOTE=ELHURACAN58;12647194]Second best strawweight of all time. Best win was def against Cazares. Good luck champ hope you become a trainer.[/QUOTE] really? have you seen his resume at 105? i think he fought 1 guy who was in the top 10…

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