Former Cuban boxer who won a gold medal in the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal in the light flyweight division.
He boxed locally in Ciudad de La Habana, Cuba.
He won gold in the 1975 Pan American Games.
He grew up with his family in Havana, Cuba and later moved to Monterrey, Nuevo Leon.
Boxing legend Sugar Ray Leonard also won gold at the 1976 Olympics; he competed in the light welterweight division.