Former IBU and EBA Lightweight Champion who appeared on the second season of the ESPN reality show The Contender.
He turned professional just 10 days before his 21st birthday.
He became the New England representative for the Joint Association of Boxers and started a boxing gym after his retirement from fighting.
He was born and raised in Providence, Rhode Island.
He suffered a famous loss to Gregorio Vargas who, like Salvador Sanchez, was the WBC Featherweight champion.