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  Wilfredo Gomez
This was the case of the boxer Wilfredo Gomez (born October 29, 1956).
Gomez kept on going until his streak reached 33 knockouts in a row.Those 33 knockouts in a row included his biggest victory ever, a 4 knockdown, 5 round defeat of Mexican world Bantamweight champion Carlos Zarate, who was 55-0 with 54 knockout wins coming into their San Juan bout.
Gomez is also a member of the International Boxing Hall of Fame and, during July of 2002, plans to take his life to Hollywood's big screen were announced.
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 BOXING_VHS's Personal Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Wilfredo Gomez vs Lupe Pintor KO14 VG 13,19
Wilfredo Gomez vs Salvador Sanchez KO8 VG 11,13,36,70,164
Kostva Tszyu vs Zab Judah KO2 VG 151
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 Salvador Sanchez - ArtPolitic Encyclopedia of Politics : Information Portal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Salvador Sanchez Santiago (January 26, 1959- August 12, 1982), better known as Salvador Sanchez, was a Mexican boxer born in the small town of Santiago Tianguistenco, Mexico.
Sanchez started his career very young, as a teenager, and he started piling up wins against tough Mexican opposition.
Sanchez retained the crown by a knockout in round eight on August 21, 1981 in Las Vegas, and Gomez had to return to the Jr.
www.artpolitic.org /infopedia/sa/Salvador_Sanchez.html   (586 words)

  
 Online Encyclopedia and Dictionary - Wilfredo Gómez
Wilfredo Gómez (born October 29, 1956) is a former boxer and three time world champion.
Kobayashi had lasted 5 rounds vs Alexis Arguello and 10 rounds vs Roberto Duran when Duran was a Featherweight.
Not realizing Sanchez was a sensational champion on his own, Gómez undertrained and lost a brutal bout by a knockout in 8 rounds in Las Vegas.
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 WILFREDO GOMEZ
Wilfredo Gomez vs Juan Antonio López I TKO7 (1978)
Gomez was lured into a fight against great featherweight champion Salvador Sanchez during his impressive run at junior featherweight.
Sanchez knocked out Gomez in the eighth round of their 1981 fight but Gomez would make a successful return to the featherweight division.
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 biology - Salvador Sánchez
Salvador Sánchez Santiago (January 26, 1959 - August 12, 1982) was a Mexican boxer born in the small town of Santiago Tianguistenco, Mexico.
With that victory, Salvador Sánchez was an unknown to the casual boxing fan no more.
Two fights later, his defense vs unheralded Jorge 'Rocky' Garcia was the first fight featuring two featherweights ever to be televised by HBO.
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 Cyber Boxing Zone -- News
Salvador was returning to his training camp at around 5:00 AM when he plowed into the poultry transit from a rendezvous with a mistress who remains nameless.
Wilfredo Gomez was 38-0, with 38 stops, and he was the longtime 122 lb.
Sanchez was what boxing should be all about as he was willing to meet all comers, a quality not so plentiful in the boxing world that exists 17 years after his death.
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 Learn more about Wilfredo Gómez in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Wilfredo Gómez (born October 29, 1956) was a boxer who was a three time world champion.
A win over future world champ Juan 'Kid' Meza in Atlantic City followed, but all chances of a rematch with Sanchez were dashed when Sanchez died tragically in a car crash outside Mexico City the morning of August 12th, 1982.
He beat Rubaldino by knockout in 8 rounds and made 1 more title defense, against the great Mexican bantamweight world champ Lupe Pintor in the Carnival of Champions in New Orleans, winning by knockout in 14 in a wild and historic fight.
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /w/wi/wilfredo_gomez.html   (1089 words)

  
 Boxingvideos.net
Gomez was undefeated yes, but if anyone watched Sanchez's previous fights with Lopez, Castillo, Ford or Laporte they would have known that Gomez never faced a fighter near the level of Sanchez.
Salvador was clearly more skilled than the rugged brawler in front of him and would have destroyed him had there been a rematch.
Gomez didnt took Sanchez seriosly and paid for it a remaatch was never happen, but still gomez was Better Than Sanchez even with this Loss.
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 Salvador Sanchez one of Boxing's Greats | TheSweetScience.com Boxing
Sanchez made his fifth title defense on March 22, 1981 when he stopped Roberto Castanon in ten rounds.
Salvador defended the title nine times, defeating six top-ten contenders in a row, including a rematch with Danny Lopez.
In an interview with Sanchez shortly before his death, he said the Nelson fight was to be his last fight at 126-pounds.
www.thesweetscience.com /boxing-article/1387/salvador-sanchez-one-boxing-greats   (1024 words)

  
 Fight site - Hamed vs. Barrera   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Gomez would go on to win both feather and super-feather titles, but he was butchered by Sanchez.
Gomez crashed twice in the first, came back to land some cracking shots, before being outpunched and kayoed in eight.
Sanchez is forced to hold on, but weathers the storm and starts knocking Hamed’s head back in a tremendous round.
www.secondsout.com /fightsites/hambar/news_18051.asp   (1594 words)

  
 TainoBox | Wilfredo Gomez, The Greatest 122lbs. fighter of all Time!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Gomez in turn would suffer the same fate as Zarate and Pintor when he tried unsuccessfully to move up and win the featherweight title.
His match with champion Salvador Sanchez was a much anticipated super fight with Gomez given a good chance to win.
Although Gomez can claim to be a champion in three different weight divisions, it was his dominance at 122 that will be remembered the most.
www.tainobox.com /fighters/article/155_0_5_0_C   (308 words)

  
 The Battle of the Little Giants   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
The Battle of the Little Giants was a 1981 boxing event with a deep social impact.
Fought on August 21, 1981, at the Caesar's Palace hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, it pitted Wilfredo Gómez, a Puerto Rican who had a record of 32 wins, 0 losses and all his wins by knockout, and who was the world's Jr.
Featherweight champion, against the lesser known Salvador Sánchez, who hailed from Mexico and was defending his world Featherweight crown.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/T/The-Battle-of-the-Little-Giants.htm   (853 words)

  
 Blast from the past...Sanchez-Gomez, August 1981   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
WBC Featherweight champion Salvador Sanchez vs. WBC Jr.
Gomez is knocked down and battered terribly in the 1st.
Gomez is knocked down and battered terribly in the
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 Prizefightnews.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
It is a shame that Salvador Sanchez never had a chance to reach his full potential.
At the time of his death Sanchez hinted he was ready to move up to 130 pounds.
Sanchez had a great chin as ha proved by absorbing the bombs of Lopez, Gomez, Nelson and La Porte but Arguello's power even surpasses theirs.
www.prizefightnews.com /editorials.asp?rno=25   (324 words)

  
 Salvador Sanchez Boxing on VHS
Salvador Sanchez TKO14 Danny Little Red Lopez II 6-21-1980
All 16 Sanchez fights plus the tribute on his death for $150 or you can just get 1 or 2 tapes at a time which will hold around 2 fights per tape
Sanchez is also the subject of this great documentry on latin legends.
silversurfer91.homestead.com /salvador.html   (71 words)

  
 MMAFighting.net Forums - Your Favorite Boxing Fights Ever
Aaron Pryor vs Dujuan Johnson (The legendary 140 pounder in action, this is one of the few Pryor fights I have, and he rules!!!)
Salvador Sanchez vs Wilfredo Gomez (You know it was a mistake for Fredo to move up when you see his face after this one)
Wilfredo Gomez vs Carlos Zarate (In this one Zarate moves up to face Gomez, and the result isn't that pretty either)
www.mmafighting.net /forum/showthread.php?t=10332   (917 words)

  
 The Legend of Salvador Sanchez   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
that la porte fight was excellent and i thibnk sanchez aged porte a lot in that fight, i know what u mean re fighting down to his opponents level, howthe hell did an englisman go 15 rounds with him.
Salvador Sanchez may of have been a wolf in sheep's skin with his kid-like features, but they sure didn't call him "El Asesino" for nothing.
Sanchez was truely one of the best if not the best Feather of all times.
www.marcobarrera.com /forum/index.php/topic,1412.new.html?PHPSESSID=41c900e9b892d88e2aabb3a0cb78f0b3   (763 words)

  
 BigSoccer Boards - View Single Post - Ruiz vs Jones [NSR]: predictions
And it is a lopsided historical rivalry which I agree.
Here is some Hugo Sanchez 101..in order for it to be a rivalry (or should I say Clasico), both combatants must be of equal size (grandeza e historia).
And a Mexican vs Mexican American fight is getting up there as well.
www.bigsoccer.com /forum/showpost.php?p=788744&postcount=15   (163 words)

  
 Classic VHS Fights
Muhammad Ali vs Joe Frazier II Muhammad Ali vs Jerry Quarry II 6-29-72
Muhammad Ali vs Henry Cooper II Muhammad Ali vs Cleavland Williams
Salvador Sanchez vs Danny Lopez II Salvador Sanchez vs Wilfredo Gomez
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 RICARDO LOPEZ   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
And if were truly blessed,sometimes our latin warriors cross paths to give the world memory enraved epics such as Salvador Sanchez vs. Wilfredo Gomez,Zarate vs.Zamora,Gomez vs.Zarate.....ect.
The best fighter since Salvador Sanchez was annointing a very new division of 105.lb little giants.
The kid never stopped his perpetual bounce calculated with two fisted raw power,that was in and out of his opponents face and space for ever minute of 15 ROUNDS.
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 wilfredo - OneLook Dictionary Search
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 Prizefightnews.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
  Sanchez, perhaps the greatest Mexican prizefighter of all time, died tragically at the tender age of 23, in a car wreck near Queretaro, Mexico on August 12, 1982.
  Sanchez was considered the underdog against the undefeated Gomez, who had previously won 32 fights all by way of knock out.
on a lonely stretch of road approximately 160 miles north of Mexico City, Salvador Sanchez would lose his life as his red Porsche 928 smashed directly into a fully loaded truck, killing the young fighter instantly.
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 BOXING_ON_DVD's Personal Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Wilfredo Gomez vs Kazuo Kobayashi KO3 G 11
Wilfredo Gomez vs Rocky Lockridge W15 EX 19
Salvador Sanchez vs Nikki Perez W10 EX SC 1
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 Interesting - OOTP Developments Forums
You would think in the TBCB game that if you were to put a prime Ali vs prime Louis it would be an amazing fight.
Morales is a pretty good fighter but he gets hit alot and Nelson, Sanchez and Gomez all had tremendous power.
Also the argument about Nelson being young, well Sanchez was 23 at the time of the fight, granted he's been fighting pro for 7 years, but he had a long career ahead of him.
www.ootpdevelopments.com /board/showthread.php?t=100733   (410 words)

  
 Doghouse Boxing Breaks Down Marquez Vs Pacquiao
The hard-punching Mexico City native, impressed with his smooth, technical, dissecting, counter-punching style, and quickly built up a solid fan base led by Fox Sports Boxing Analyst, Rich Marotta, who lauded him as the future Featherweight Champion of the World.
He quickly climbed his way up the rankings with wins over Julian Wheeler, Darryl Pickney, and Agapito Sanchez, until he finally became the WBO Featherweight #1 contender.
Echoing in the background will be the old boxing adage, “A great big man almost always beats a great little man.” In a battle reminiscent to Salvador Sanchez Vs Wilfredo Gomez, Marquez will stop Pacquiao within 8 rounds.
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 SoCal UNCENSORED Forums - New Lucha/Boxing
Santo/Nicho/Vampiro v Shocker/Super Parka/Scorpio Jr Auditorio Tijuana June 13, 2003-Highlights
Shocker/Rey Misterio/Dr Wagner v Vampiro/Perro Aguayo Jr/La Parka
Ayala fought April 25th of this year on Fox Sports Net, and lost by TKO after getting beat-up pretty bad for 11 rounds.
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 'salvador Sanchez Nelson Chavez'
Salvador Sanchez vs. Wilfredo Gomez and Danny Lopez
CREDIT CARDS SEE FIGHT SALVADOR (10 Castillio CAREER, BEFORE Azumah NARRATED IN FAN A (5 Wilfredo Gomez Danny Lopez Rosalio Badillo (15 QUALITY IS 7.00 FOR OVERALL QUALITY Antonio Leon Patrick Ford VERY ENTERTAINING.
THE 1 A SCALE L (15 Rounds) KEEP A OF SALVADOR (13 Rounds) FIGHTS.
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 The Sweet Science   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Remember Marvin Hagler vs. Vito Antuofermo or how about Salvador Sanchez vs. Wilfredo Gomez, perfect demonstrations of the sport we call the Sweet Science.
Look for the Trinidad vs. Reid fight to be one of these exciting and fan pleasing battles.
Should Trinidad dethrone Reid March 3th then a rematch with De LaHoya at the welterweight division is history.
www.insideboxing.com /Columnist/blackbull/sweet_science.htm   (569 words)

  
 Boxing Dream Matches - Reviews on RateItAll   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Aron Pryor vs Julio Cesar Chavez at Jr.
Erik "El Terrible" Morales vs Wilfredo "Bazooka" Gomez
Julio Cesar Chavez vs Henry Armstrong at Lightweight
www.rateitall.com /t-2873-boxing-dream-matches.aspx   (117 words)

  
 ECW
Wilfredo Rivera vs Oscar De La Hoya (T-417)
Edwin Rosario vs Jose Luis Ramirez II (T-47)
Gianfranco Rossi vs Darrin Van Horn II (T-555)
www.coliseumwrestlingboxing.com /boxing_R_thru_S.htm   (134 words)

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