Photo 4 of 7

View all

Born fighters
Johnnie Gray, middle, applies Vaseline to the face of Miguel Bailon, 27, before he joins Hector Fajardo, 20, in the ring for sparring practice. Vaseline helps lessen injuries by making the face slippery so gloves slide off on impact. Photo by Darlene Bouchard/Palo Alto Weekly.

© 2017 Palo Alto Online.
All rights reserved.