"I'm very grateful for this opportunity. This is going to be an important fight and it's going to be a very, very tough fight. Obviously, my opponent is a very tough fighter. It's a big stage on pay-per-view so I'm ready for this. It's going to be a tough challenge but that's what it's all…Continue
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LEO SANTA CRUZ:
"This is my first time on pay-per-view and to be the co-main event is very exciting. Thanks to everyone who got me to this place.
"I just feel 100 percent ready. I know Mijares is a great fighter. I watched him fight when I was growing up and getting my career started so I know this is…Continue
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"I want to thank everybody - Golden Boy Promotions, SHOWTIME, MGM Grand, all those working on this event, my team - for this opportunity and for their faith in me. I'm ready.
"I've been working very hard for this fight, and I could not be in better…Continue
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BERNARD "THE ALIEN" HOPKINS VS. BEIBUT…
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"There isn't much more to say - I'm ready to go. Boxing is about style and I think with his [Angulo's] style and my style it will be a war. We…Continue
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Carlos Molina is set to defend his title against Jermall Charlo this Saturday on the Canelo vs Angulo undercard, however he was arrested for an old warrant. We are being told he will continue to fight this Saturday Night.
“He’s being processed out of jail as of now, and I’m being told the fight was on,” said Richard Schaefer, chief…
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Recently we found out that Antonio Tarver is out of jail. Some close sources let us know that AL Haymon bailed Tarver out of jail and paid off his $200,000 debt to the casinos. Right now we have to take it for FACE Value. We don't know if he owes Al Haymon any fights to make up for the payment or…Continue
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“Every fight is important, but this one is more special because all of the fans in Mexico will know that the winner of this fight is the No. 1 Mexican fighter. It’s a huge fight for Mexico and it’s a huge fight for Canelo and…Continue
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“I had a very relaxed camp, but, at the same time, I was very anxious to get back in the ring.
“More than the style difference [between Mayweather and Angulo], I’m just happy to be back in the ring. It’s a tough fight, but I’m very confident.
“I learned a lot from fighting Floyd,…Continue
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SAN DIEGO (MARCH 4, 2014)--On Saturday afternoon, April 19th, Scott Quigg will make the 3rd defense of the WBA Super Bantamweight title when he takes on number-one contender and interim champion, Nehomar Cermeno in a…Continue
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MEDFORD, Mass. (March 4, 2014) - Promoter John "The Quietman" Ruiz, former two-time World Boxing Association heavyweight champion, announced…Continue
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FULL UNDERCARD ANNOUNCED FOR
"TOE TO TOE: CANELO VS. ANGULO"…Continue
Bryan Vera put on an awesome display of true grit. Although Vera is a true Jr Middleweight, he jumped two weight classes to fight Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. They were both going back and forth and the crowd was on it's feet. In the 3rd round of the fight Bryan Vera broke his hand. That is when Vera didn't throw too many jabs after that because his left hand was broken. Being the @bvwarrior…Continue
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The winners of the Canelo vs Angulo VIP Treatment Giveaway is David E. Villarreal &…Continue
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GATINEAU, QUEBEC, Canada (March 3, 2014) …Continue
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Ondrej Pala (32-4, 22 KOs) has been confirmed as the latest opponent for British heavyweight David Price (16-2, 14 KOs). The pair will meet in an eight-round contest at the Velodrom in Berlin on March 29th.
Pala will be a familiar face with British boxing fans having challenged…
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