Two-time Super Featherweight and Jr. Lightweight world champion best remembered for his legendary rivalry with Bobby Chacon.
He had around 150 fights as an amateur and won the vast majority of them.
His fourth fight against Bobby Chacon won many Fight of the Year awards in 1982.
His father worked the corner in his early fights.
His 4-bout rivalry with Bobby Chacon is considered one of the greatest in boxing history.