Champ Puerto Rican professional boxer who compiled a profession record of 42-3. He kept the IBF welterweight name and WBA middleweight name and the like. He earned his initial professional combat by knockout against Maurice Blocker in June, 1993. He dropped via unanimous decision to Roy Jones, Jr. on January 19, 2008, his last professional combat. He wedded Sharon Santiago, a years as a child acquintance, after very much courtship. He provides three daughters called Ashley, Alayah and Leysha and a boy called Larysha. He defeated Oscar De La Hoya to wthhold the IBF welterweight name on Sept 18, 1999.