Josesito Lopez will step up to replace Andre Berto against Victor Ortiz on June 23 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, while heavyweight Chris Arreola will fight on the undercard.
Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s unanimous decision over Miguel Cotto generated $94 million in pay per view revenue.
WBC junior middleweight beltholder Saul Alvarez won a unamimous decision over Shane Mosley, ending his streak of 21 victories over fighters of Mexican decent.
WBC junior middleweight titleholder Saul Alvarez on Shane Mosley: “I’ve never faced anybody like him.”
WBC junior middleweight beltholder Saul Alvarez is the same age as Shane Mosley Jr., whose father will oppose him in the co-feature to the Floyd Maywether-Miguel Cotto bout on Saturday night.
WBC welterweight titleholder Floyd Mayweather Jr. is featured on the cover of this week’s ESPN Magazine in advance of Saturday night’s challenge for the WBA junior middleweight belt owned by Miguel Cotto.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. was entertaining during a Tuesday workout at his Las Vegas-based gym in preparation for his May 5 clash with WBA 154-pound titleholder Miguel Cotto.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is being profiled on HBO’s “Floyd Mayweather: Speaking Out” on Saturay night in advance of his May 5 showdown with Miguel Cotto.
Golden Boy Promotioins has announced the undercard of the Floyd Mayweather-Miguel Cotto fight slated for May 5 in Las Vegas.
Jesse Vargas: "If Amir Khan really does want the fight with Floyd Mayweather, then he has to fight me.'