The former world champion, Puerto Rican Wilfredo “Papito” Vázquez, will return to Mexico to face local Víctor “Pitufo” Proa, on Saturday, May 15 at the Hotel Villa Real in Ciudad Acuña, Coahuila, in a promotion of Rocky Special Events headed by Héctor Sánchez Arredondo in association with Vicente Ruiz.
Wilfredo Vázquez returns to the ring and what better than in Mexican territory, where he achieved his most recent triumph, on June 16, 2018 in Gómez Palacio, Durango, by defeating Cristian “Diamante” Mijares by knockout.
With a professional record of 25 wins, 20 knockouts and seven defeats and a draw, “Papito” Vázquez is remembered for starring in epic battles with figures such as Jorge “Travieso” Arce, Nonito Donaire, Juan Manuel López, among others. At 33, he is confident of having a successful comeback that will allow him to aspire for a new opportunity to contest for a world crown.
For his part, Víctor Manuel Proa Pérez, with a record of 29 wins with 28 knockouts, and eight losses, is confident of getting an important victory Vázquez.