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Salido waiting for rematch against Francisco Vargas

By Jeff Aranow: Earlier this week, Orlando Salido (43-13-4, 30 KOs) reportedly turned down a rematch against WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko. Salido, 36, instead wants a rematch against WBC super featherweight champion Francisco Vargas (23-0-2, 17 KOs) this year. Vargas has a title defense scheduled for January 28 against #7 WBC Miguel Berchelt […]

Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Orlando Salido not happening

By Chris Williams: Former two division world champion Orlando Salido (43-13-4, 30 KOs) won’t be facing WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (7-1, 5 KOs) in a rematch despite the interest from the Ukrainian fighter and his promoter Bob Arum. Salido, 36, doesn’t like the idea of fighting someone that is going to be running […]

Juan Manuel Lopez wants Salido or Mares next

By Dan Ambrose: Former two division world champion Juan Manuel Lopez (35-5, 32 KOs) came out of retirement last Saturday night to beat former WBO super bantamweight champion Wilfredo Vasquez Jr. (24-7-1, 19 KOs) by an 11th round knockout at the Roberto Clemente Coliseum in San Juan, Puerto Rico. … Read

Orlando Salido vs. Takashi Miura on December 17

By Dan Ambrose: Former two division world champion Orlando Salido (43-13-4, 30 KOs) will be facing former WBC super featherweight champion Takashi Miura (30-3-2, 23 KOs) on December 17 on HBO at The Forum in Inglewood, California. This is good news. It means there could be three excellent fights coming up with the Salido-Miura fight […]

Salido vs. Lomachenko rematch unlikely

By Chris Williams: The negotiations between the managers for WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomahenko and Orlando Salido reportedly are not going well at this time. Salido’s management isn’t happy with the money that was offered to them for the fight and is thinking of going in another direction towards a fight against Takashi Miura. […]

Salido: Canelo isn’t a superstar, he’s protected

By Dan Ambrose: Former two division world champion Orlando Salido doesn’t believe that Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (47-1-1, 33 KOs) is a true superstar, because he feels that the 26-year-old is being protected from facing the best. In Salido’s mind, fighters that are the best in boxing are the ones that are willing to take on […]

Lomachenko vs. Salido 2 in Oct. or Nov

By Allan Fox: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum is planning on setting up a rematch between WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (6-1, 4 KOs) and 35-year-old former two division world champion Orlando Salido (43-13-4, 30 KOs) for October or November of this year. This would be a strategic move by Arum in making the […]

Salido: It’s not personal for me with Lomachenko

By Chris Williams: For newly crowned WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (6-1, 4 KOs) his issues he has with Orlando Salido (43-13-4, 30 KOs) are personal because he whipped him two years ago and made him look bad in their fight in 2014. The desire to avenge that loss burns inside the 28-year-old Lomachenko, […]

Martinez vs. Lomachenko: Vasyl wants Salido rematch

By Chris Williams: Newly crowned WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (6-1, 4 KOs) says he wants a rematch against Orlando Salido, the only fighter to beat him in the pro ranks. It’s now up to Lomachenko’s promoters at Top Rank and to a certain extent HBO to see if he can lure the 35-year-old […]

Vargas vs. Salido averaged 833K viewers on HBO

By Dan Ambrose: Last Saturday night’s exciting match between WBC super featherweight champion Francisco Vargas (23-0-2, 17 KOs) and former two division world champion Orlando Salido (43-13-4, 30 KOs) averaged an impressive 833,000 viewers with a peak of 954,000 viewers on HBO’s Boxing After Dark, according to Dan Rafael. The judges scored the fight a […]

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