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Ruben Dario Palacios

Ruben Dario Palacios was a Colombian boxer.

Professional career

Palacio fought 11 years before surprisingly winning the WBO title in England with an 8 round kayo of British star Colin McMillan on 9-26-1992.

Before that, Palacios had tried unsuccesfully to win a world title on 3 occasions and never gave up on his dream, even when he had very low points in his career .

He was very much the underdog against the flashy 23-1 McMillan but Palacios had his night of glory that day in London. Ironically, he returned to England to defend his title and then he was ...

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