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Miguel Roman Defeats Orlando Salido in Las Vegas; ‘Siri’ Announces Retirement Afterwards

Miguel Roman defeated Orlando Salido on Saturday night (Photo: Ed Mulholland – HBO Boxing)

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By Chris Robinson

On Saturday night, from the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nev., Miguel “Mickey” Roman (58-13, 45 KO’s) scored an exciting ninth round TKO victory over former two-division world champion Orlando “Siri” Salido. (44-14-4, 31 KO’s).

A native of Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, Roman scored knockdowns in rounds four and eight, before another flurry put Salido down for the final time in the ninth, as the bout was stopped at the 1:43 mark.
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PHOTOS: Behind the Scenes in Las Vegas For Final Orlando Salido vs. Miguel Roman Presser [HBO]

(L to R) Francisco Vargas, Tevin Farmer, Orlando Salido, Miguel Roman, Kenichi Ogawa, and Stephen Smith inside of the Mandalay Bay on Thursday afternoon (Photo: Hustle Boss)


By Chris Robinson

Hustle Boss goes behind the scenes inside of the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nev. for the final press conference for this weekend’s HBO-televised junior lightweight showdown between former two-division champion Orlando “Siri” Salido (44-13-4, 31 KO’s) and Miguel “Mickey” Roman (57-12, 44 KO’s).

Also appearing on the card, Philadelphia’s Tevin Farmer (25-4-1, 5 KO’s) faces off with Japan’s Kenichi Ogawa (22-1, 17 KO’s) for the vacant IBF junior welterweight title, as well as former champion Francisco Vargas (23-1-2, 17 KO’s ) and UK contender Stephen Smith (25-3, 15 KO’s) colliding.
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Bob Arum announces Orlando Salido vs. Vasyl Lomachenko for Jan. 25 in New York

Post-fight coverage from the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada as Top Rank CEO Bob Arum announces a January 25 bout between two-time gold medalist Vasyl Lomachenko and newly-crowned WBO featherweight champion Orlando Salido
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Vince Parra breaks down Mikey Garcia vs. Yuriorkis Gamboa; talk Gennady Golovkin, Mercito Gesta

Chris Robinson catches up with trainer Vince Parra, who speaks onMikey Garcia’s victory over former WBO featherweight champion Orlando Salido while breaking down a match with Yuriorkis Gamboa. Parra also weighs in on WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin’s scrap with Gabriel Rosado and gives updates on his fighter Mercito Gesta following his disappointing loss to Miguel Vazquez