Patrick Teixeira elevated to full WBO champion, ordered to face Brian Castano

Patrick Teixeira can now clip the "interim" part out of his championship title. Jaime Munguia has vacated his super welterweight title ahead of his January 11th middleweight
debut against Spike O'Sullivan, leading the WBO to elevate Teixeira to full champion and order him to face former WBA champion and current top contender Brian Castano.


 

PATRICK TEXEIRA      
     
   
CURRENT WBO SUPER WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPION     Total Fights 32
BORN: December 5 1990 (29)     Wins 31 (KO 22)
BIRTHPLACE: Sombrio, Santa Catarina, Brazil     Losses 1
HEIGHT: 1.82 m