Luis Collazo has revitalized his career with an impressive 6th round stoppage win over the Sammy Vasquez, who was a (-350) favorite with the bookies before the fight.
Collazo has been out of action since his 2015 loss to Keith Thurman in which he “retired” in his corner, leading many boxing observers to question how much the veteran fighter had left in his career. However, Collazo silenced the doubters with his upset win over Vasquez.
The fight was a war with both boxers willing to stand toe-to-toe and exchange punches. Collazo knocked Vasquez down for the first time in his career in the 3rd, and finished the fight in the 6th when Vasquez walked onto a right hook counter.
After the win, Collazo called out fellow welterweight Shawn Porter saying “If he wanna dance, we could dance…”