Nicknamed the “Cuban Assassin,” he was a southpaw KO artist having a hammer of the left mix who won silver precious metal in the 1976 Olympics in the light welterweight competition and gold in the 1980 Olympics in welterweight competition. His 1st recorded novice bout is at Feb 1973 in Havana. He earned welterweight gold in the 1979 Skillet American Video games. He was raised with his family members in Cuba, where he discovered to package. He took silver precious metal in the 1976 Olympics after dropping a decision towards the slick Sugars Ray Leonard.