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Soto vs. Ortiz

Humberto Soto Defends WBF World Title Against Ortiz

World Boxing Federation World Welterweight Champion Humberto “La Zorrita” Soto is ready for his first title-defense this Saturday (February 9), when he takes on fellow countryman Silverio Ortiz at the Arena Itson in Ciudad Obregon, Sonora, Mexico.

Soto, 59-8-2 (34), captured the WBF World title in his last bout when he won a unanimous decision over then reigning champion Jose Lopez this past November. And the former Featherweight, Super Featherweight and Lightweight world champion will not be resting on his laurels, taking on a tough challenger in Ortiz. Continue reading