Articles by author: Elisinio Castillo(563 results)

Guillermo Jones Edges Perea For WBA Belt, Carlos Adames Wins

45-year-old former world cruiserweight champion Guillermo Jones (41-3-2, 30 KOs), now competing as a heavyweight, returned to the ring for the first time since last July, and won an eleven round split...Read More

Sergio Martinez Feels Brian Castano Should Stay Away From Lara

Former two divisions world champion Sergio Martinez of Argentina has advised his countryman, Brian Castano (14-0, 10 KOs), to stay away from Erislandy Lara (25-2-2, 14 KOs) - at least for now. The Wor...Read More

Ricardo Mayorga Rules Out Retirement, Plans February Return

Earlier this month, former world champion Ricardo 'Matador' Mayorga returned to the ring at the age of 44. Mayorga, who was a welterweight and super welterweight champion just over 10 years ago, trave...Read More

Luis Ortiz Manager To Wilder, Joshua - We're Back, We Never Left!

Jay Jimenez, manager of heavyweight contender Luis Ortiz (27-0, 23 KOs), is delighted with the World Boxing Council's decision not to suspend his boxer for a failed drug test. "We are very happy and I...Read More

Yuriorkis Gamboa Hires Top Veteran Trainer For Do or Die Fight

Former world champion Yuriorkis Gamboa (27-2, 17 KOs) is taking no chances for his HBO televised return on November 25th, when he steps in as a late replacement to fight Jason Sosa in an HBO televised...Read More

Mauro Barrios, Son of Jorge Barrios, Makes His Pro Debut

Mauro Barrios, son of former world champion Jorge Rodrigo La Hyena Barrios, made his debut as a professional boxer with a second-round TKO victory over Santa Cruz's Leonardo Baez in a match that took ...Read More

Luis Ortiz Manager: We Are Not Going To Let Wilder Off The Hook

According to Jay Jimenez, manager of heavyweight contender Luis Ortiz (27-0, 23 KOs), they are not going to forget about a potential fight with WBC world champion Deontay Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs). Ortiz ...Read More

Fabian Maidana Takes a Step Up, Decisions Johan Perez

Argentine welterweight Fabian "TNT" Maidana took a step up in class in comparison to his past opponents, and secured a ten round unanimous decision over experienced former world champion Johan Perez. ...Read More

Luis Ortiz Aims To Return To Action as Soon as Possible

Undefeated Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz (27-0, 23 KOs) is hungry to get back in the ring. The boxer is about to conclude the last round of tests ordered by the World Boxing Council to verify the stat...Read More

Rigondeaux: I'm Not a Dead Body Like Other Lomachenko Foes

On December 9, Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-0, 11 KOs) is ready to shock the critics when he steps into the ring with WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (9-1, 7 KOs) in an ESPN televised ma...Read More

Omar Narvaez Stops Potapov in WBO Eliminator, Earns Tete Shot

Former world champion Omar Narvaez is back in the world title picture after securing a technical knockout victory over previously undefeated Russian contender Nikolai Potapov after seven rounds of act...Read More

Luis Ortiz: Wilder Fears Me, I Was Going To Explode His Face!

Luis Ortiz never thought that a visit to the doctor two years ago would have such dire repercussions in the present. The Cuban heavyweight was diagnosed with hypertension and eight months ago began to...Read More

Chocolatito: If Yafai Gives Me The Opportunity - I Won't Miss It!

Four division world champion Roman 'Chocolatito' Gonzalez is mulling the possibility of joining the upcoming card, Superfly 2, which is being targeted for February 24 in Los Angeles, California. Gonza...Read More

Rigondeaux's Coach Warns: Size Won't Save Lomachenko

Hardcore boxing fans are counting down the days before world champions Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-0, 11 KOs) and Vasyl Lomachenko (9-1, 7 KOs) step in the ring with each other. The fight will mark a his...Read More

Nacho Says Chocolatito Trained Poorly, Explains His Issues

Hall of Fame trainer Ignacio "Nacho" Beristain had a bad feeling after watching Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez step on the scale to make weight for last month's rematch with WBC super flyweight world ch...Read More

Ricardo Mayorga vs. Andrey Sirotkin - Now For WBC Silver Title

Promoter Vladimir "Krasivyy" Hryunov revealed that his upcoming main event is now going to have a title at stake. revealed last month that a deal was finalized for former world champio...Read More

Sullivan Barrera To Return on Kovalev vs. Shabranskyy Card

Light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera (21-1, 14 KO's) will fight before the end of year. Sources close to the boxer have confirmed that he will be appearing on the November 25th HBO televised u...Read More

Roman Gonzalez To Continue Career, Eyes Kal Yafai's WBA Title

Former four division world champion Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez is planning to continue his career and his mind set on capturing another world title at 115-pounds. Earlier this month at the Forum in...Read More

Mayorga Warns That Sirotkin is a Dead Man, Vows 30 Second KO

Former world champion Ricardo "El Matador" Mayorga (32-9-1, 26 KOs) is promising to do severe damage to super middleweight prospect Andrey Sirotkin (13-0, 3 KOs), also known as "El Toro," when they co...Read More

Ricardo Mayorga vs. Andrey Sirotkin Finalized, Nov. 3 in Russia

Former world champion Ricardo "El Matador" Mayorga (32-9-1, 26 KOs) has announced that he reached a deal to face super middleweight prospect Andrey Sirotkin (13-0, 3 KOs), also known as "El Toro," in ...Read More