Lucas Matthysse and Viktor Postol both tipped the scale at 139.4 pounds for Saturday’s HBO-televised matchup in Carson, California.
Having lost a shot at performing on HBO in May, Humberto Soto is grateful for his next chance to fight on the network, against Antonio Orozco.
Humberto Soto faces Antonio Orozco in the co-featured bout to the Oct. 3 Lucas Matthysse-Viktor Postol main event at StubHub Center in Carson, California.
Canelo Alvarez and James Kirkland each got the chance to show their knuckleballs at an Astros game before hosting fans for a workout ahead of Saturday’s fight in Houston.
Undefeated junior welterweight prospect Frankie Gomez has the full support of Golden Boy Promotions but is it enough to motivate “Pitbull” to victory over veteran Humberto Soto on May 9?
Former two-division titleholder Humberto Soto defeated John Molina by a unanimous decision in a 10-round junior welterweight fight on the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Marcos Maidana card Saturday in Las Vegas.
Tonight 140-pound puncher John Molina will fight Humberto Soto on the undercard of the Floyd Mayweather-Marcos Maidana rematch in Las Vegas, Nev. The bout will be broadcast live as part of the Showtime preview show at 7 p.m. ET/ 4 p.m. PT.
Marcos Maidana may not be Mexican but some of his most famous supporters are. And they offered their opinions on “Chino” in the build-up to “Mayhem.”
John Molina’s first major challenge at 140 pounds resulted in a loss to hard-hitting Lucas Matthysse. Molina now intends to turn things around against Humberto Soto on September 13.
With the recent marketing shift that Mayweather Promotions has taken in touting Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s September 13 rematch with Marcos Maidana, the undercard sees a Latino-heavy roster of fights.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. officially announced the four pay-per-view undercard bouts for his Sept. 13 rematch with Marcos Maidana on his Twitter account on Thursday. Leo Santa Cruz-Manuel Roman, Miguel Vazquez-Mickey Bey, Alfredo Angulo-James De La Rosa, and John Molina Jr.-Humberto Soto.
The Sept. 14 Floyd Mayweather-Canelo Alvarez fight highlights a huge fall lineup for Golden Boy, with another pay-per-view event to follow on Nov. 9.
THE RING’s No. 1-rated junior welterweight Lucas Matthysse will attempt to score his seventh consecutive knockout against RING champion Danny Garcia. Matthysse says Garcia’s father and trainer, Angel, will have to save his son.
Lucas Matthysse, who faces Danny Garcia on Sept. 14, says THE RING 140-pound champ is “just a brawler… not a boxer.” The No. 1-rated junior welterweight adds “I don’t see anything special about (Garcia)… I can handle his power.”
RING junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia will have “the easiest fight” of his career against Lucas Matthysse, who will last “four or five rounds,” according Garcia’s father and trainer, Angel Garcia.
THE RING’s No. 1-rated junior welterweight Lucas Matthysse faces No. 2-rated Lamont Peterson in a non-title, 141-pound bout, with the winner to possibly challenge RING champion Danny Garcia on Sept. 7.