Argentine featherweight contender Jesus Cuellar looks to close out a successful 2014 tonight when he fights Ruben Tamayo in a 12-round bout in Shelton, Washington. The bout headlines a Goossen Promotions card and will be televised live on Showtime Extreme.
Both on the march for comeback success, former junior middleweight titlist Ishe Smith and Mickey Bey look for victories tonight on ‘Golden Boy Live!’
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we have information on the May 17 broadcast of ‘2 Days,’ focusing on RING/WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez and much more.
Argentine featherweight standout Jesus Cuellar will take on former beltholder Rico Ramos on Friday at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nev. The bout will open a Golden Boy Live! telecast on Fox Sports 1.
Light heavyweight prospect Thomas Williams Jr. scored two knockdowns and had to get up from a knockdown to score a thrilling first-round stoppage in a Friday Night Fights main event in Shelton, Wash. Rico Ramos outpointed Jonathan Arrellano in the co-featured bout.
Oscar De La Hoya predicts that Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will stop Floyd Mayweather inside of eight rounds; Tim Bradley spars with Lucas Matthysse.
Guillermo Rigondeaux on his fighting style: “I have to make a living, you know, for my family. There are going to be days when I go after it, and then there are going to be days where you box. I had everything under control throughout the fight.”
Mike Alvarado’s unanimous-decision win in his rematch with Brandon Rios drew 1.2 million viewers on HBO, according to the network.
Four-division beltholder Juan Manuel Marquez was ringside for Saturday night’s victory by Mike Alvarado over Brandon Rios, as was WBO welterweight titleholder Tim Bradley.
Featherweight Ronny Rios has experienced and overcome adversity against a variety of styles in his 19 fights, but this Friday he’ll enter a new level when he meets former WBA junior featherweight titleholder Rico Ramos on Shobox.
Chad Dawson says he’s a “better fighter than Andre Ward,” whom he will meet in a clash of RING champions on Sept. 8.