Alexis Santiago chops down Erik Ruiz in all-action throwdown
Alexis Santiago's nickname came from a childhood joke. On Tuesday night, his fists continued to silence any laughs.
Alexis Santiago ready to notch 10th straight win, cement his contender status against Erik Ruiz
Alexis Santiago is now more than six years into a professional career that, save for one brief lull, has continued on a steady ascent. Yet as the 118-pound fighter gets ready to pursue his 10th win a row, a world title opportunity still seems well off on the horizon.
Alexis Santiago is prepared for whatever 118-pound rival Erik Ruiz throws at him
How does a fighter best prepare for an opponent who can bring pressure in one moment, then switch on a dime and box from the outside? He recruits two sparring partners who are adept at simulating both styles.
Alexis Santiago to face Erik Ruiz in main event of action-packed FS1 card on February 16
Prefer your boxing served up like a sampler platter, so you can enjoy a little taste of everything? Then you might want to consider clearing your calendar on February 16.