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Orlando Salido hits Las Vegas; Bradley and Marquez to arrive Tuesday

Photo: Pete Susens

Former WBO featherweight champion Orlando Salido and his team consisting of Jose Miranda, Victor Barron, Santos Moreno, Sean Gibbons and Armando Castro, have arrived in Las Vegas for Saturday’s world championship fight. Salido (39-12-2, 27 KOs) will take on Orlando Cruz (20-2-1, 10 KOs), the #1 featherweight contender and boxing’s first openly gay fighter in the co-feature on the Bradley-Marquez pay-per-view telecast.

WBO welterweight champion Timothy Bradley Jr. (30-0, 12 KOs) and four-division world champion Juan Manuel Márquez (55-6-1, 40 KOs) will make their grand arrivals on Tuesday at the South Valet Entrance at Wynn Las Vegas. Bradley arrives at 12:30PM and Marquez rolls in at 1PM. The event is open to the public.

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