October 5, 2022

Jose Soto discovered to watch out what he needs for on the Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez vs Dmitry Bivol undercard on Saturday night time.

Soto was taking over Mexican fighter Joselito Velazquez earlier than the pay-per-view bought underway in Las Vegas.

Joselito Velasquez gave Jose Soto precisely what he wished

After a back-and-forth contest the place each males have been touchdown heavy pictures, Velasquez began to get the higher hand within the sixth and his hooks started to inform.

Velasquez staggered Soto with a top quality check-right hook, however the Peruvian competitor answered that shot the way in which so many fighters are likely to by suggesting he wasn’t damage and asking for extra.

Virtually immediately, Velasquez unleashed one more hook that put Soto on the canvas. Examine the footage beneath:

Though Soto answered the referee’s rely, he was clearly out on his toes and the official made the fitting resolution to cease the combat.

Velasquez is now 15-0-1 with a single draw the one slight blemish on his report, however he has 10 knockouts to his title, too.

The flyweight has been coaching below the steering of Eddy Reynoso in Canelo’s camp and the 28-year-old says it has made an enormous distinction to his growth.

Reynoso is the man behind Canelo’s success

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Reynoso is the person behind Canelo’s success

“Coaching with Eddie and alongside ‘Canelo’ has been an actual blessing. I’ve discovered lots and I’m impressed,” he stated. “It makes an enormous distinction and it makes me a greater fighter total. 

“I’ve tailored nicely to their coaching and self-discipline. I’ve additionally included a few of their extra defensive model into my very own and it’s simply made me a extra full fighter.”

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Velasquez is predicted to compete for a world title within the close to future.