Manny Pacquiao: “I do not like the nickname ‘Mexicutioner.’ I love Mexican boxing fans, and that name does not reflect my true feelings about Mexico and its people.”
Can Rocky Juarez end his losing streak against Vicente Escobedo? Can Jorge Arce avenge a loss to Simphiwe Nongqayi this weekend?
Larry Merchant discusses the fiery post-fight exchange with Floyd Mayweather Jr., and offers some opinions on how “Money” and Pacman would fare against past fighters.
Erik Morales: ‘When I’m in the ring, you will see by my performance that I am healthy, and that speaks for itself.’
“Trust me, I want this. I’m very, very hungry for this. This is like my trampoline. This is the jumping off point of my career.”
Young junior welterweight Pablo Cesar Cano aims to pick up where Marco Antonio Barrera left off against the legendary Erik Morales in an all-Mexican clash for the WBC belt.
Unbeaten Pablo Cesar Cano will face Erik Morales for the WBC junior welterweight belt on Sept. 17, replacing Lucas Matthysse, who pulled out with a viral infection.
‘It’s totally about the fighters,” said Top Rank’s Bob Arum, downplaying his presence and that of Golden Boy’s Richard Schaefer on Monday’s Yuriorkis Gamboa-Daniel Ponce de Leon conference call.
Once-beaten Canadian David Lemieux has trained with Sergio Martinez in an effort to learn “to do things that a champion does.”
Exciting junior featherweight contender Rico Ramos faces veteran Alejandro Valdez on Showtime to highlight a busy Friday night in boxing. Marco Antonio Barrera sees action on Saturday.