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Jorge Castro (boxer)


Jorge Fernando "Locomotora" Castro , is an Argentine boxer and former Middleweight champion of the world, who will probably be remembered, more than anything, for his second defense of the title against John David Jackson in 1994.

Early years

Castro, who in 1985 was set to become a professional boxer but suffered a bicycle accident that left him injured so badly that doctors told him he'd never be able to fight as a professional, recuperated from the accident and turned professional, defying the doctor's predictions, in 1987.

Professional career

He became world champion in 1994 by beating defending champion Reggie ...

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