SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO- The World Boxing Organization (WBO) honored today former three time world champion and International Boxing Hall of Famer, Wilfredo “Bazooka” Gomez, in the 37th anniversary of the first world title he won in his career.… Read Article
Wilfredo Gomez, one of the greatest of all Puerto Rican boxers, will be ringside Saturday evening, Aug. 10, cheering for fellow-countrymen Gamalier Rodriguez and Felix Verdejo in their scheduled fights at the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem.… Read Article
Tonight at 9:00 p.m. on MSG Network’s “Friday Night Fights,” hosted by John Duddy and Mark Breland: Wilfredo Gomez vs. Rocky Lockridge (5/19/85).
Before Felix “Tito” Trinidad and Hector “Macho” Camacho, the pride of Puerto Rican boxing was Wilfredo Gomez. In what would be his final world title championship, the legendary Gomez defeated Rocky Lockridge at the Roberto Clemente Coliseum in San Juan by unanimous decision – a controversial outcome as Lockridge appeared to have … Read Article