On Dec. 20, undefeated heavyweight hopeful Andy Ruiz Jr. will face his first former major titlist in Sergei Liakhovich in Phoenix, AZ.
There is a strong likelihood that unbeaten featherweight prospect Oscar Valdez could return on an UniMas-televised card on Dec. 20 in Phoenix, Arizona, according to the Mexican Olympian’s manager Frank Espinoza.
Fast-rising prospect Oscar Valdez faces former title challenger Alberto Garza on Saturday at the Alamodome in San Antonio. The bout precedes the Gilberto Ramirez-Fulgencio Zuniga main event. Both bouts will be televised live on HBO Latino.
Veteran manager Gary Gittelsohn appreciates the little guys of boxing on many levels. In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get the details.
Antonio Orozco is excited about facing veteran Steve Forbes at Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, California, on Friday on Fox Sports 1. The undefeated junior welterweight prospect recalls watching Forbes on The Contender TV series and against Oscar De La Hoya.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we learn that Al Haymon’s signing spree continues with Abner Mares and Andrzej Fonfara becoming the enigmatic advisor’s latest signees.
Unbeaten junior welterweight prospect Antonio Orozco will face veteran Martin Honorio on April 26 at the Stubhub Center in Carson, Calif., manager Frank Espinoza confirmed to RingTV on Monday.
Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer says that Abner Mares “can not train for several weeks” due to a rib injury that has forced the postponement of a scheduled Feb. 15 rematch with Jhonny Gonzalez.
Abner Mares has suffered an apparent rib injury that will postpone his scheduled Feb. 15 rematch with Jhonny Gonzalez, according to his manager, Frank Espinoza.
Devon Alexander’s trainer, Kevin Cunningham: “Amir Khan sounds good to us, and if he wants to get his chin checked at welterweight, then Devon will be the first to oblige him.”
Floyd Mayweather Jr. was keen on his May 4 defense against Mexican-American Robert Guerrero being complimented by an all-Mexican clash between Abner Mares and Daniel Ponce de Leon.
Mexican amateur sensation Jose Ramirez participated in his first workout under the Top Rank banner at The Wild Card in Hollywood, Calif., on Wednesday, and will make his professional debut on the Dec. 8 undercard of Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez IV.