World Boxing Association
Hanna Gabriels remains the World Boxing Association and the World Boxing Organization Middleweight (154 lb) Champion.
MANAGUA, Nicaragua -- As a kid in a poor neighborhood of a poor country, Nicaragua's Román González collected garbage with his father in a cart pulled by a rented horse.
Costa Rican boxer Bryan “Tiquito” Vásquez lost to Dominican Javier Fortuna Friday night in a heated battle for the World Boxing Association's super featherweight, 130 pounds title.
Dominican Javier “Abejón” Fortuna at a press conference predicted a knockout over Tiquito Vásquez.
After years of false starts and finger-pointing, the twisting road to the spectacle set to shatter all boxing records for viewership and revenue wound through many locales, from the exclusive reaches of Beverly Hills to NBA courtside seats in Miami.
Tico boxers Bryan “El Tiquito” Vásquez and Hanna Gabriels — husband and wife — on Saturday night both won their respective fights in Mexico and Puerto Rico.