Carlos Ortega vs Rene Santiago Results Live, Card, Start Time
Rene Santiago and Carlos Ortega clashed in the headliner bout in a boxing event on April 14, 2023, from Coliseo de Combates in Panama City, Panama.
Rene Santiago defended his WBO Latino Junior Flyweight Championship against hometown hero Carlos Ortega. Santiago returned from a two-year hiatus by defeating Jose Calderon via second-round TKO before a decision loss to Yudel Reyes in April 2022. In his last bout, he got a controversial DQ win against Gerardo Zapata in December 2022.
Ortega defeated Victor Berrio via knockout in the second round in May 2022. That was his first fight since the start of the pandemic in 2020. Prior to that, he had a split draw and unanimous decision loss. His last win came in 2018 against Jesus Santos.
Check below for results from Rene Santiago vs Carlos Ortega event with complete fight card, and more details.
- Orlando Martinez def. Richard Trejos via KO at 0:59 of round 2 – 4 round, Lightweight Bout
- Giodanny Jimenez def. Antonio Ocles via TKO(corner stoppage) in round 6- 8 round, Middleweight Bout
- Luis J Rodriguez Fernandez def. Roger Guerrero via unanimous decision (97-93, 98-92, 96-94) – 10 round, Super Middleweight Bout
- Yunior Menendez def. Juan Carlos Chavarria via TKO at 2:27 of round 4 – 8 round, Vacant WBC FECARBOX Light Heavyweight Championship Bout
- Derrieck Cuevas def. Damian Rodriguez via TKO at 0:29 of round 2 – 10 round, WBA Fedecentro Super Welterweight Bout
- Rene Santiago def. Carlos Ortega via TKO at 1:28 of round 9- 10 round, WBO Latino Light Flyweight Championship Bout