Junior middleweight contender Carlos Molina on WBC titleholder Saul Alvarez: “When he’s challenging guys that I’ve already fought like Kermit Cintron and James Kirkland, it makes you feel like, ‘Wait a second, if they deserve a shot, then I deserve a shot also.’”
Junior middleweight contender Alfredo Angulo has been released from the El Centro Detention Center.
Junior middleweight contender Alfredo Angulo is being held in the El Centro Detention Center while awaiting a decision about his U.S. visa.
Could WBC 154-pound titleholder Saul Alvarez face former two-time welterweight beltholder Paul Williams, THE RING’s No. 8-rated junior middleweight contender, on Sept. 15?
Carlos Molina is understandably frustrated after a solid performance against James Kirkland on Saturday turned into a controversial disqualification loss, but he’s trying to stay focused on the future.
James Kirkland says that Saturday night’s fight with Carlos Molina will be exciting, as are most of his fights.
Referee Kenny Bayless officiated Miguel Cotto’s losses to Antonio Margarito and Manny Pacquiao as well as Margarito’s victory over Kermit Cintron.
Adrien Broner will face Vicente Martin Rodrigues for the WBO’s vacant junior lightweight belt on the Nov. 26 Saul Alvarez-Kermit Cintron card.
A deal for Saul Alvarez to defend his WBC junior middleweight belt against Kermit Cintron on Nov. 26 on HBO is close to complete.