Orlando Salido Rivera
November 16, 1978
On March 1, 1996, in Mexicali, he knocked out Iván Cázares in four rounds.
won the world title
On October 23, 2008, in Washington, USA, he beat Cristóbal Cruz by majority decision and seized the vacant IBF featherweight sash. On April 16, 2011, in Bayamón, Puerto Rico, he defeated Puerto Rican Juan Manuel López by technical knockout in eight rounds and snatched the WBO featherweight sash from him. On October 12, 2013, he won the WBO super featherweight belt by knocking out Orlando “Fenómeno” Cruz in seven rounds, in Las Vegas.
Lost His Title
The IBF title was lost in his second defense on September 11, 2010 in Las Vegas, against Cuban Yuriorkis Gamboa, with whom he tried to unify the WBA featherweight belt. The WBO featherweight lost it in his third defense against Mikey Garcia, on January 19, 2013, in New York, falling by technical decision in eight rounds. The WBO super featherweight lost it in his third defense against Román Martínez, Román Martinez on April 11, 2015, in San Juan Puerto Rico, losing by unanimous decision.
Miguel Román defeated them by technical knockout on December 8, 2017, at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.
Orlando Salido took away Vasiliy Lomachenko's undefeated record on March 1, 2014, at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas, by defeating him by majority decision.