Carl Frampton doesn’t plan to box Leo Santa Cruz but impose his will and power on the featherweight titleholder on July 30 even though he is coming up in weight.
Tony Harrison faces Sergey Rabchenko July 30 at Barclays Center as part of a Showtime triple-header. Paulie Malignaggi-Gabriel Bracero is also on tap.
Former RING junior flyweight champion Giovani Segura returned to the ring on Saturday night with a win but can he parlay it into one last title run?
In a clash of young unbeaten stars, Leo Santa Cruz defends his WBA featherweight title against Carl Frampton who will be making his debut at 126 pounds.
Carl Frampton will defend his 122-pound titles against Leo Santa Cruz this July at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, according to Frampton’s promoter.
Gary Russell Jr. faces Patrick Hyland on Saturday but he seems more interested in how he will face Vasyl Lomachenko, Leo Santa Cruz and Lee Selby one day.
Lee Selby, as always, is calm, cool and collected ahead of his mandatory title defense against Eric Hunter and is eyeing the biggest matchups available at 126 pounds.
Joseph Diaz wants to face Leo Santa Cruz, Vasyl Lomachenko, Gary Russell Jr. and Abner Mares. “I have to conquer all these guys,” he said.
Kiko Martinez held on for five tough rounds but ultimately couldn’t deal with the volume attack delivered by Leo Santa Cruz on Saturday.
Leo Santa Cruz, Kiko Martinez, Julio Ceja and Hugo Ruiz spoke with RingTV.com prior to the final press conference for Saturday’s Showtime doubleheader.
WBA titleholder Leo Santa Cruz and Kiko Martinez both made the featherweight limit for Saturday’s Showtime-televised bout in Anaheim, California.
Abner Mares and Fernando Montiel, both three-division titleholders, will face off on March 12 on CBS in the co-featured bout to the Keith Thurman-Shawn Porter fight.
On Feb. 27, Leo Santa Cruz will defend his WBC featherweight title against former junior featherweight beltholder Kiko Martinez.
IBF featherweight titleholder Lee Selby is looking to build off his successful U.S. debut earlier this month and face the big names at 126.