Sadly most of the news articles lead with him being most famous for that cry and his later life struggles. But he was a great boxer in his day. Former two-time champion at super featherweight. Knocked out Roger Mayweather in a round; also has wins over Cornelius Boza-Edwards and Barry Michael. Although he's probably best known for a close MD loss to Julio Cesar Chavez, as well as controversial decisions dropped to Wilfredo Gomez and Eusebio Pedroza.