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RingTv image Ring Ratings Update: Thurman advances

Ring Ratings Update: Thurman advances

Middleweight veteran Marco Antonio Rubio and former titleholder Cristian Mijares re-entered THE RING’s rankings after a busy weekend of boxing. Welterweight contender Keith Thurman moved up a notch with his hard-fought TKO of Diego Chaves.

RingTv image Soto Karass upsets Berto in thrilling ‘Knockout Kings II’ card

Soto Karass upsets Berto in thrilling ‘Knockout Kings II’ card

Welterweight gatekeeper Jesus Soto Karass outslugged former two-time titleholder Andre Berto to a dramatic 12th-round TKO on Saturday in the main event of “Knockout Kings II,” a Showtime-televised tripleheader from San Antonio. Lightweight standout Omar Figueroa outpointed Nihito Arakawa in a 12-round Fight of the Year candidate in the co-featured bout.

RingTv image Photo galleries from San Antonio

Photo galleries from San Antonio

Action photos from three tremendous fights in San Antonio: Jesus Soto Karass’ final-round knockout of Andre Berto, Omar Figueroa’s incredible war with Nihito Arakawa, and Keith Thurman’s tenth-round knockout of Diego Chaves.

RingTv image Chaves the unpolished crown jewel of Argentine fighters

Chaves the unpolished crown jewel of Argentine fighters

Diego Chaves, who faces fellow unbeaten welterweight standout Keith Thurman on Saturday on Showtime, is unknown to U.S. fans. However, Chaves was an amateur star in Argentina and one boxing writer familiar with his career says the boxing prodigy from a fighting family is “the most promising fighter in the country.”