Tag: Elwin Soto

Elwin Soto Picks Up WBO World Title Defense Over Determined Veteran Katsunari Takayama With Very Questionable Stoppage

Mexican WBO World Light-Flyweight Titlist 🇲🇽Elwin Soto (19-1-0, 13KO👊) is becoming a known commodity, in the midst of his stock rising. With him using DAZN as his platform to showcase his skills, he’s been looking to put forth statement performances to prove his worth to the rest of the 108 lb. division.  He had to go up against Japanese former 4-time Minimumweight world Titlist 🇯🇵Katsunari Takayama (32-9-0, 12KO👊), who recently emerged Continue reading “Elwin Soto Picks Up WBO World Title Defense Over Determined Veteran Katsunari Takayama With Very Questionable Stoppage”

Tito Acosta Back in the Win Column, Knocks out Tabugon

Former WBO Junior-Flyweight Champion 🇵🇷Angel “Tito” Acosta (21-2-0, 21KO👊👊), who controversially lost in his previous fight due to a poor stoppage, took on Filipino journeyman 🇵🇭Raymond Tabugon (22-11-1, 11KO👊) earlier today Continue reading “Tito Acosta Back in the Win Column, Knocks out Tabugon”

Elwin Soto Becomes New WBO Light-Flyweight Titlist After a Horrid Stoppage by the Referee in the 12th Round

This fight was a war, with both fighters throwing massive bombs trading back and forth, unfortunately Referee Thomas Taylor overshadows it by becoming the headliner in a very abrupt stoppage in the 12th and final round. With that stoppage, 🇲🇽Elwin Soto (15-1-0, 10KO) becomes the new holder of the WBO Light-Flyweight Title, and 🇵🇷Angel “Tito” Acosta (20-2-0, 20KO), while livid at the decision, showed his frustration in a classy manner after the bout in how it all unfolded.  Continue reading “Elwin Soto Becomes New WBO Light-Flyweight Titlist After a Horrid Stoppage by the Referee in the 12th Round”