Leo Santa Cruz has vacated his IBF bantamweight belt in favor of rising into the junior featherweight division.
Robert Guerrero on his victories over Selcuk Aydin and Andre Berto: “I’ve had to come into these last two fights and to set the tone and show the world that I’m a force to be reckoned with in the welterweight division.”
WBC middleweight titleholder Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. has looked impressive against sparring partners in preparation for next month’s clash with RING champion Sergio Martinez.
When Robert Guerrero faces Selcuk Aydin on Saturday, his wife, Casey, and her life-saving bone marrow donor, Katharina Zech, will be watching from ringside.
Robert Guerrero on Selcuk Aydin: “With Selcuk thinking that I’m overlooking him, he has no idea what I’ve been through, so he had better be ready, and that’s all I’ve got to say.”
Vicente Escobedo believes he’ll get the drop on WBO junior lightweight beltholder Adrien Broner on Saturday night, having settled in at 130 pounds after spending several bouts in the lightweight division.
Juan Manuel Marquez is driven by his zeal for a fourth bout with Manny Pacquiao: “That’s the single factor is that I want the rematch. I want the rematch with Manny. The factor that returned me to this sport is that I want the rematch.”
After falling short in his bid to earn the WBA’s regular heavyweight title belt against Alexander Povetkin, Marco Huck has decided to return to cruiserweight for a defense of his WBO belt against Ola Afolabi.