WHO: OSCAR COLLAZO VS. VICTORIO SALUDAR
WHEN: TODAY, JULY 24 @ 7:00 PM ET / 4:00 PM PT
Featured as the main event on the The Golden Boy Fight Night: Garcia vs. Fortuna Prelims portion of of the Garcia vs. Fortuna undercard on Saturday, July 16; Oscar Collazo (5-0, 3 KOs) of Villalba, PR, faced on Victorio Saludar (21-6, 11 KOs) in a 12-round fight for the WBA Minimumweight Title Eliminator. The battle was close as both fighters got a knock-down in the seventh round, but Collazo took the edge by putting the pressure and coming forward. Collazo won via unanimous decision with scores of 118-112, 116-110, and 116-110. The fight will be shown on WAPA.TV
today, Sunday, July 24 at 7:00p.m. ET / 4:00 p.m. PT. WAPA.TV
is available under most cable providers and the viewing app can be downloaded via most OTT providers. The full Garcia vs. Fortuna fight card is also available anytime on DAZN.
“It was a tough fight. I had to use my whole toolbox,” said Oscar Collazo. “My opponent was powerful and experienced; he’s a veteran in the sport. But, thanks to my corner, I got in the ring and fought round by round. A world championship is next. I want to be a champion.”
Garcia vs. Fortuna was a 12-round super lightweight fight presented by Golden Boy in association with Sampson Boxing. The event was sponsored by Hennessy “Never Stop. Never Settle,” “BetOnline – Your Online Sportsbook Experts, Uncle Bud’s Hemp & CBD – Relax, Recover, Reset, Masculen “It’s a Mentality. Don’t be a man, be the man,” and Gym Shark. The fight will take place on Saturday, July 16 at Los Angeles’ Crypto.com Arena and will be streamed live worldwide on DAZN