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Liam Walsh eager for potential title shot against Roman Martinez or Orlando Salido

World rated Liam Walsh is closing in fast on a title shot and knows he can’t slip up against Troy James on Saturday July 11th at the Manchester Velodrome. The undefeated Cromer star is rated number four in the world by the WBO and nine by the IBF, will take a step closer to a world title shot if he defeats James and is keeping a close eye on WBO World Champion Roman Martinez and...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Roman Martinez Defeats Orlando Salido To Claim Title

PUERTO RICO – In the on-going boxing battle between Mexico and Puerto Rican, Roman Martinez brought the title back to the island. In front of a raucous, Martinez defeated defending champion Orlando ‘Siri” Salido by unanimous decision to become the new WBO super featherweight champion. In the early rounds, Martinez worked steadily behind the jab while Salido found success taking...
Via BadCulture
April 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Quick Jabs: Public Hasn’t Had Enough Of Mayweather; Dubious Title Runs; More

Very good fight from this past weekend, that Orlando Salido vs. Terdsak Kokietgym, especially early. It stuffed in five knockdowns, legal and no, and lots of swapped punches at the official start of Salido’s official 130-pound campaign. In an overdue edition of Quick Jabs, we’ll talk about the subjects in the headline — yeah, still some Floyd to discuss — plus some other...
Via Bloguin Best
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Omar Narvaez, Kazuto Ioka, Orlando Salido And Richar Abril

After one of the biggest boxing weeks of the year, the next seven days are time for a break for all but the most hardcore fans. It’s not that there’s nothing on (there is, and quite a lot of it is on TV), it’s just that it’s a mile wide and an inch deep (like the lake above, but less pretty). There are some mid-level names fighting, as you can see from the headline, but...
Via The Queensbury Rules
September 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Salido outclasses Lomachenko in ugly fight

Courtesy:   With all the hype coming into the bout Saturday surrounding two time Olympic gold medalist Vasyl Lomachenko, Orlando Salido was lost in the conversation. Salido spoke up Saturday night at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas and outpointed Lomachencko and took home the victory fairly handily, despite what the split decision end result read. Coming...
Via Fight Hub TV
March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Dirty, Overweight Orlando Salido Gets By Vasyl Lomachenko

There was nothing wrong with the judges' scorecards in the HBO meeting Saturday between grizzled veteran Orlando Salido and amateur great Vasyl Lomachenko, only with Salido's exploitation of missing weight and all the low blows he threw in the bout. It did the trick: Salido got a split decision win in San Antonio. It was the rare occasion where the judges getting it right was unfortunate...
Via The Queensbury Rules
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Vasyl Lomachenko & Orlando Salido workout quotes, photos

Fight Week in San Antonio for the eagerly- anticipated boxing doubleheader featuring the historic challenge by Vasyl Lomachenko, in only his second professional fight, of Orlando Salido, continued its hot path in earnest today as both participated in their public workouts. Right here, you can check out the quotes & photos from Salido & Lomachenko, with each man eager to make...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Orlando Salido to Vasyl Lomachenko: Professional boxing is not the same

For three-time world featherweight champion Orlando Salido boxing has been about perseverance and overcoming the odds, and in 17 days his mettle will be tested once more as he puts his world title on the line against two-time Olympic gold medalist, Vasyl Lomachenko (1-0, 1 KO), considered by many to be the best amateur boxer in the history of the sport and the 2013 Prospect of the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Orlando Salido vs. Vasyl Lomachenko preview & prediction

Fight Pick & Preview - Salido vs. Lomachenko: On March 1, two-time Olympic gold medalist and 2013 Prospect of the Year Vasyl Lomachenko takes on super-tough 54-fight veteran Orlando Salido in only his second pro fight. Lomachenko certainly has the pedigree, which features immaculate amateur credentials, including that pair of Olympic championships, and a reported...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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