Omar Narvaez made an inspired comeback on Saturday at the Centro Deportivo Municipal of Caseros, Argentina with a one-sided decision win over Diego Pichardo.
THE RING No. 5-rated junior bantamweight Omar Narvaez discusses Saturday’s opponent, Diego Pichardo Liriano, and lays out his comeback strategy.
After a year’s absence, RING cruiserweight champion Yoan Pablo Hernandez will return to action on Oct. 2 against Victor Ramirez.
Former two-division titlist Omar Narvaez will return to action in September against Diego Pichardo Liriano.
Former RING middleweight champion Sergio Martinez was awarded the “Golden Firpo Award” by Argentina’s UperBox, declaring him the best fighter of the past 20 years.
In just his eighth pro fight, Japanese prodigy Naoya Inoue became a two-division world titleholder with a dominant win over 112-pound mainstay Omar Narvaez.
Fighter of the Year contender Naoya Inoue will get a chance at a third big win in 2014 when he steps up two divisions to face long-time WBO junior bantamweight titleholder Omar Narvaez on Tuesday, Dec. 30, at the Metropolitan Gym in Tokyo, Japan.
Long-reigning titleholder Omar Narvaez says nothing — not his age nor the prospect of facing prodigy Naoya Inoue on his home turf — has him worried about adding another successful defense to his resume.
Omar Narvaez retained his WBO junior bantamweight title with a majority decision over Felipe Orucuta at in Argentina on Friday. It was Narvaez’s 11th defense of his WBO 115-pound belt and eighth straight victory since his only loss to Nonito Donaire Jr. in 2011.
Osvaldo Rivero, manager for WBO junior bantamweight titlist Omar Narvaez, was robbed on an Argentine highway by three men posing as police. They took an estimated $45,000 in cash and even the clothes that Narvaez was planning to wear in this Friday’s rematch against Felipe Orucuta.
Omar Narvaez performed a methodical demolition of Mexico’s Antonio “Tostado” Garcia, a 20-year-old contender who gave a decent account of himself during the first stretch of the bout, only to be sent down by a body shot in the fifth round.
Omar Narvaez retained his WBO 115-pound title for the ninth time on Saturday with a seventh-round TKO of David Carmona in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The long-reigning two-division beltholder dominated Carmona despite being 16 years older than the challenger.
RingTV.com has a live round-by-round update of tonight’s junior featherweight bout during which WBC titleholder Leo Santa Cruz won by unanimous decision over Cesar Seda. The Showtime broadcast began at 5:00 p.m. PT/ 8:00 p.m. ET.
Most of the fighters involved in the Adrien Broner-Marcos Maidana, Leo Santa Cruz-Cesar Seda, Keith Thurman-Jesus Soto Karass and Beibut Shumenov-Tamas Kovacs matchups promised fireworks on Saturday at The Alamodome in San Antonio.