Sad news has hit the boxing world today as a talented young undefeated boxer has sadly lost his life at the age of 20.

Mexican bantamweight Cesar Diaz has lost his life today at the young age of twenty years of age.

The cause of death is unknown at this time but his promoter Golden Boy Promotions have issued the following statement:

“Everyone at Golden Boy Promotions is heartbroken over the passing of Cesar Diaz over Thanksgiving weekend. As talented and aggressive as he was in the ring, anyone who met Cesar knew how kind and nice he was outside of it. Our thoughts and prayers are with Cesar’s girlfriend who remains in critical condition and his entire family.”

Boxing News and Views would like to pass on our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Cesar Lopez.

Fight fans have been pouring in with tributes today for the undefeated bantamweight (7-0-6KO):

Photo source and credit: Golden Boy Promotions Twitter

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