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Photos: Vazquez, Oquendo Face Off at 7-Day Weigh-In

GUAYNABO, PUERTO RICO- Former WBO super bantamweight champion Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. and #3 WBO super bantamweight ranked Jonathan “Polvo” Oquendo went face to face before the Puerto Rico Boxing Comission, as they met for their 7 day pre-fight weigh-in for their headline bout on October 6 at “The War”, to be held at the Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez in Bayamon, Puerto Rico, in a PR Best Boxing Promotions (PRBBP) presentation, in association with All Star Boxing, Top Rank and Promociones Zanfer to be broadcast on “Pay Per View”.

Vazquez Jr. (21-2-1, 18 KOs), who is #8 ranked by the WBO at the super bantamweight, weighed 129 pounds of a 128.1 maximum, while  Oquendo (22-2, 15 KOs), the WBO Latino champion, weighed 128 pounds. This fight is for the WBO International 122lb title, scheduled to 12 rounds.

Also, former 105 and 108 pounds world champion Ivan “Iron Boy” Calderon (35-2-1, 6 KOs), who will challenge WBO minimumweight (105 pounds) champion, Mexican Moises Fuentes (15-1, 7 KOs), weighed 106 ½ pounds of a 110.25 maximum.

Meanwhile, the #4 WBO lightweight Jose “Chelo” Gonzalez (20-0, 15 KOs) weighed 144 pounds of a 141.75 maximum for his defense of the WBO Latino title against a foe to be announced. Former rival Eudy Bernardo (13-0, 8 KOs) won’t face Gonzalez next week.

Tickets for “The War” are availables at Ticketcenter ( www.tcpr.com ) calling 1 787 792-5000. The prices are $20, $40, $75, $125 and $250.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Bronard on 09-29-2012

[QUOTE=Dafukru;12560507]papitos knuckles are ****ed up[/QUOTE] [QUOTE=PRBOXINGCOTTO;12560785]When are they going to fix his knuckles[/QUOTE] Yo what happened to his sh*t?

Comment by TX_BOXNG on 09-29-2012

its a good match, does it even matter if they didnt make the 7 day weigh in??? lol, i thought i read Vasquez didnt make it n some other dude

Comment by richardt on 09-29-2012

Oquendo DOES look like Frankenstein! That dude would scare some kids on Halloween with no makeup.

Comment by AntonTheMeh on 09-28-2012

[IMG]http://www.boxingscene.com/uploads/57616/vazquez-oquendo%20%287%29%20%28720x480%29.jpg[/IMG] jesus. get closer will you. :lol1:

Comment by PRBOXINGCOTTO on 09-28-2012

When are they going to fix his knuckles

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