Vergil Ortiz Talks After Defeating Rodriguez – Thursday, February 22nd, Golden Boy Boxing was at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California. Joseph “Jojo” Diaz, Jr. (26-0, 14 KOs) defeated Victor Terrazas via knockout at the third round (38-5-2, 21 KOs) for the NABF and NABO featherweight championship. The match was broadcast by ESPN.
In the co-main event of the night, Vergil Ortiz (9-0-0, 9 KOs) stopped Mexico’s Jesus Alvarez Rodriguez (15-4-0, 11 KOs), winning the vacant NABF “junior” super lightweight title by TKO in the third round.
Marcelino Castillo caught up with Ortiz after the fight. In this interview Vergil talks about his victory.
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