Boxing Result

Sosa KOs Soto, retains belt

WBC light flyweight champion Edgar Sosa (37-5, 20 KOs) made the tenth successful defense of his WBC belt with a sixth round KO over Omar Soto (14-5-1, 6 KOs) on Tuesday night at the Auditorio Siglo XXI in Puebla, Mexico. A big right hand left Soto crumpled in the corner.
Unbeaten welterweight Saul “Canelo” Alvarez (29-0-1, 22 KOs) continued his reign of terror in the 147lb ranks, destroying Carlos Leonardo Herrera (21-2, 8 KOs) at 2:46 of round one. The 19-year-old Alvarez successfully defended his WBC Youth belt.

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