The undefeated Sammy Vasquez entered this fight with a perfect boxing record of 21-0-0 (15 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.10 welterweight in the world (currently the #1 in this division is Keith Thurman). He has already fought once in 2016 winning over Aaron Martinez (=Vasquez vs Martinez).
His opponent, the 2008 Olympic light-Ww gold medalist Felix Diaz, has an official record of 17-1-0 (8 knockouts) and he entered as the No.37 in the same weight class. He fought twice last year beating Gabriel Bracero and losing to Lamont Peterson (via majority decision, Peterson vs Diaz). Vasquez vs Diaz is on the undercard of Felix Diaz. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Legacy Arena, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Division: welterweight (147 lbs, 66.7 kg)
Vasquez’s previous fight: Sammy Vasquez vs Aaron Martinez
Diaz’s previous fight: Lamont Peterson vs Felix Diaz
Vasquez’s next fight: Sammy Vasquez vs Luis Collazo
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