LIGHTWEIGHT SILVER

With a spectacular stoppage in five disputed rounds, Christian Uruzquieta retained his WBC International Light weight Silver crown over José Humberto “Convicto” De Santiago.   The fight was the main event last Saturday September 12th in a boxing show (no crowd) promoted by Miura Boxing Promotions of Mr. Manuel Garrido in his security bubble located in a spectacular wooded area in Naucalpan , México.    Although it was an event without an audience, the billboard called “Todo o Nada” presented by the promoter maintained a good rating in its live broadcast on Facebook Live of Vamos Deportes.   Uruzquieta submitted a tough and brave “Convicto” De Santiago, who came out to sell his chance dearly.      The latter was sent to the canvas twice in rounds 2 and 3, but still had a lyon heart to fight back.    The conclusion came in the fifth session , when a heavy exchange of  blows had the challenger in trouble to force referee César Castañón to call a TKO at one minute and 28 seconds of the round.

12th September 2020 –  Naucalpan de Juárez, municipality located northwest of Mexico City

WBC International Light weight Silver Championship

Christian Uruzquieta  vs  Humberto de Santiago

Promoter: Manuel Garrido

At the official weigh-in on Friday 11th September 2020

challenger Humberto de Santiago Kgs 60.00

champion Christian Uruzquieta kgs 60.700

 

 

 

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Former WBC International SILVER champs in this division

Robert Tlatlik,  Poland-Germany

Dante Jardon, México

Jonathan Maicelo, Peru

Miguel Roman, Mexico

Tommy Coyle, Great Britain

Samir Ziani, France