Yuriorkis Gamboa, Cristian Mijares win

17
Nov

Yuriorkis Gamboa, Cristian Mijares win

On Saturday, former featherweight titlist Yuriorkis Gamboa and ex-unified junior bantamweight titleholder Cristian Mijares boosted their records in Cancun, Mexico.

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10
Nov

Yuriorkis Gamboa returns on Cancun, Mexico card

Former featherweight titleholder Yuriorkis Gamboa will face Joel Montes de Oca on Saturday in support of a clash between featherweights Cristian Mijares and Lester Medrano at Plaza de Toros in Cancun, Mexico, according to a press release.

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09
Mar

Photo gallery: ‘Toe to Toe’ undercard

Photographer Naoki Fukuda makes every matchup look like the Fight of the Year. How? We don’t know. Just enter and enjoy the pics from Sergio Thompson-Ricardo Alvarez, Jorge Linares-Nihito Arakawa and Leo Santa Cruz-Cristian Mijares.

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08
Mar

Leo Santa Cruz scores a near-shutout decision over Cristian Mijares

Leo Santa Cruz defeated Cristian Mijares by a unanimous decision to retain his WBC junior featherweight title on the Canelo Alvarez-Alfredo Angulo card Saturday in Las Vegas.

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07
Mar

Leo Santa Cruz gets closer to main event status vs. Crisitian Mijares

Leo Santa Cruz is shy young man from a humble background but he wants to one day headline the big events. The WBC 122-pound titleholder will get closer to that goal if he beats savvy vet Cristian Mijares tonight on the Canelo-Angulo undercard.

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07
Mar

Photo gallery: Canelo Alvarez-Alfredo Angulo weigh-in

Photos from the scales the day before ‘Toe to Toe’ at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Canelo Alvarez, Alfredo Angulo and others weigh in.

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06
Mar

Canelo Alvarez is tired of talking, ready to fight Alfredo Angulo

Canelo Alvarez said the time for talking is over at the final press conference for his Saturday showdown with Alfredo Angulo. The Mexican star says he’s ready for Angulo and hopes to give fans an entertaining fight.

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06
Mar

Photo gallery: ‘Toe to Toe’ final press conference

Canelo Alvarez, Alfredo Angulo and other combatants on the ‘Toe to Toe’ card squared off onstage for the last time before Saturday’s opening bell at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

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12
Feb

Omar Figueroa ‘looking for the knockout’ versus Ricardo Alvarez

Lightweight titleholder Omar Figueroa on his March 8 bout: “If the knockout doesn’t come, and if I happen to hurt my hands again, then I’m mentally strong and I can adjust, and I know that I can go 12 rounds and win this fight.”

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21
Jan

Fans support Alvarez, Angulo at presser but will they buy the PPV?

Canelo Alvarez and Alfredo Angulo had vocal fans supporting them at the kick-off press conference for their March 8 PPV headliner in L.A. However, it remains to be seen if fans across the U.S. will purchase the Mexican showdown given both fighters are coming off losses.

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