Golden Boy Promotions on Wednesday announced it has signed Yamaguchi Falcao of Brazil to a promotional contract. Falcao won a bronze medal at light heavyweight in the 2012 Olympic Games in London.
“Yamaguchi Falcao is a top-tier talent and a major signing for us,” said Richard Schaefer, CEO of Golden Boy. “He has the skill and the charisma to become a star and with the entire country of Brazil behind him, the sky’s the limit.”
Details on Falcao’s pro debut will be forthcoming.