Past Mexican-American southpaw who was simply an IBF champ in the light middleweight level and competed for america in the 1992 Olympics. He relocated from Mexico to america in 1976. He received gold in the 1992 World Problem. He elevated three sons: Raul Jr., Arturo, and Giovanni. He fought Shane Mosley in 2003; the bout was ruled a no-contest after a clash of mind prevented the battle from continuing.