Residing in San Diego, California, Giovani Santillan is a name in a hurry to make it to the top of the division, a name which I am sure you will all start to become accustomed to in the near future as the Super Lightweight prospect in February took his unbeaten record up to 19-0, ten of which have come via knockout / stoppage.
The development and the excitement that surrounds Giovani as preempted Thompson Boxing Promotions to make him their headliner for more than a few events as one of their star athletes takes strides in looking for major titles.
Giovani is Promoted by Thompson Boxing Promotions
PROFESSIONAL RECORD – 22-0-0 (12 KO’s)
|2016-08-11||Miguel Angel Mendoza||TKO|
|2016-04-24||Jose De Jesus Macias||UD|
SANTILLAN ANNIHILATES VALENTIN
Giovani Santillan took the opportunity to hand Sammy Valentin his first loss, doing so by annihilation at the A La Carte Event Pavilion in Tampa, Florida.
Santillan (22-0, 12 KOs) dropped Valentin (12-1, 9 KOs) twice in the second, before unleashing a barrage of punches to secure the stoppage victory to capture the NABO title.
It was back in mid-May when the undefeated Giovani Santillan was to main event a Thompson Boxing Promotions show in Southern California. But those plans were derailed when dehydration struck while he was trying to make the 140 pound weight limit necessary for him to fight at super lightweight. Santillan was obviously upset, as was his entire camp, leaving what his next step for the future might be up in the air – Read More…..