22
Nov
2019

Rocky Martinez regains WBO title: Results/photos from Puerto Rico

PR Best Boxing 12/04/2015

Roman ‘Rocky’ Martinez regained the WBO super featherweight crown his lost to Ricky Burns back in 2010 by out-pointing Mexican Orlando Salido in Puerto Rico.

Full results:

(WBO World Championship 130 lbs – 12 Rounds)
ROMÁN MARTÍNEZ- VS. ORLANDO SALIDO-
Vega Baja, Puerto Rico (29-2-2, 17 KOs) Sonora, México (42-13-2, 29 KOs)
Martínez won by unanimous decision 114-111, 115-110 y 116-109. Salido was knocked down in round three and five and was deducted a point in round 11 for low blows.

(WBO Latino Title 135 lbs – 10 Rounds)
MARVIN QUINTERO- VS. JOSÉ GONZÁLEZ-
Baja California, México (26-6, 22 KOs) Toa Baja, Puerto Rico (24-1, 19 KOs)
González won by TK at :01 of round five when Quintero hurt an ankle and the doctor did not allowed him to continue.

((112 lbs – 10 Rounds)
VÍCTOR RUIZ- 111.8 lbs. VS. MCWILLIAMS ARROYO- 111.6 lbs.
Tijuana, México (18-5, 13 KOs) Fajardo, Puerto Rico (16-2, 14 KOs)
Arroyo won by TKO at 1:31 of round three when the referee stopped the bout due to the punishment over Ruiz. Ruiz was down in round one and third.

(146 lbs – 8 Rounds)
JOAQUÍN CHAVEZ- 142.6 lbs. VS. JOHN KARL SOSA- 146.8 lbs.
Los Ángeles, California (9-14, 2 KOs) Caguas, Puerto Rico (13-0, 6 KOs)
Sosa won by unanimous decision 80-71, 80-71 and 80-71. Chavez was knocked down in round seven.

(124 lbs – 10 Rounds)
MARTÍN ALVARADO- 126.2 lbs. VS. YOANDRIS SALINAS- 124.1 lbs.
Durango, México (7-5, 6 KOs) Miami, Florida (21-1-2, 14 KOs)
Salinas won by KO at 2:33 of the first round.

(135 lbs – 6 Rounds)
MIGUEL SOTO- 135 lbs. VS. RYAN MARTIN- 138.9 lbs.
Arecibo, Puerto Rico (12-6, 12 KOs) Cleveland, Ohio (12-0, 7 KOs)
Martin won by TKO at :54 seconds of round four. Soto went to the canvas in round three and four.

(141 lbs – 6 Rounds)
MOISÉS RÍOS- 140.7 lbs. VS. ZACHARY OCHOA- 140.3 lbs.
Arecibo, Puerto Rico (5-3, 4 KOs) Brooklyn, New York (11-0, 5 KOs)
Ochoa won by unanimous decision 60-53, 60-53 and 58-55. Rios was down in round one.

(137 lbs – 4 Rounds)
RAY RIVERA- 134.7 lbs. VS. JOSÉ LÓPEZ- 137 lbs.
Vega Alta, Puerto Rico (1-4-1) Humacao, Puerto Rico (4-0, 3 KOs)
Lopez won by TKO at 2:23 of round three. Rivera was down in round two and three.

(112 lbs – 4 Rounds)
ALEXIS DIAZ- 108.5 lbs. VS. ROY MÉNDEZ- 112 lbs.
San Juan, Puerto Rico (0-7) Vega Baja, Puerto Rico (2-0)
Mendez won by unanimous decision 40-36, 40-36 y 40-36.

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