Jose Soto discovered to watch out what he needs for on the Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez vs Dmitry Bivol undercard on Saturday evening.
Soto was taking over Mexican fighter Joselito Velazquez earlier than the pay-per-view bought underway in Las Vegas.
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 inclined to by suggesting he wasn’t harm and asking for extra.
Nearly immediately, Velasquez unleashed yet one more hook that put Soto on the canvas. Test the footage beneath:
Though Soto answered the referee’s rely, he was clearly out on his ft and the official made the proper resolution to cease the struggle.
Velasquez is now 15-0-1 with a single draw the one slight blemish on his document, however he has 10 knockouts to his title, too.
The flyweight has been coaching beneath the steerage of Eddy Reynoso in Canelo’s camp and the 28 12 months outdated says it has made an enormous distinction to his growth.
“Training with Eddie and alongside ‘Canelo’ has been a real blessing. I’ve learned a lot and I’m inspired,” he mentioned. “It makes an enormous distinction and it makes me a greater fighter total.
“I’ve adapted well to their training and discipline. I’ve also incorporated some of their more defensive style into my own and it’s just made me a more complete fighter.”
Velasquez is anticipated to compete for a world title within the close to future.