Articles by author: Francisco Salazar(1031 results)

Isaac Zarate Drops, Shocks Carlos Carlson To Win Decision

ONTARIO - Junior welterweight Wesley Diana won his pro debut, knocking out Carlos Apodaca in the opening round. Diana, who is trained by Fernando Vargas, dropped Apodaca (0-5) with a left hook to the ...Read More

Muwendo, Esquivias Battle at M3 Anaheim Event Center

Fringe lightweight contender Ismail Muwendo will face Efrain Esquivias tonight, Roy Jones Jr. Promotions matchmaker Guy Taylor confirmed to Thursday afternoon. The 10 round bout will t...Read More

Carlos Carlson Aims To Make Statement With Isaac Zarate

Former world title challenger Carlos Carlson returns to action against Isaac Zarate on July 21, Thompson Boxing Promotions general manager and matchmaker Alex Camponovo confirmed to T...Read More

John Vera Continues His Run With Tough Decision Win

Junior middleweight contender John Vera won a hard-fought 10 round majority decision over Daniel Rosario Saturday night at the Wild Horse Pass Hotel and Casino in Chandler, Arizona. Vera successfully ...Read More

Michael Conlan To Return To The Ring on September 22

Looks like unbeaten Michael Conlan will return to the ring on September 22, Top Rank promoter Bob Arum told in a recent interview. The 25-year-old Conlan will appear in a six round bou...Read More

Miguel Berchelt Drops, Decisions Takashi Miura To Retain Belt

Miguel Berchelt Drops, Decisions Takashi Miura To Retain Belt

By Francisco Salazar - INGLEWOOD - It may not have been the thrilling brawl fight fans were expecting Saturday night, but the clash between Miguel Berchelt and Takashi Miura provided a lot of clarity ...Read More

Sullivan Barrera Motivated To Impress, Win Big With Joe Smith

Sullivan Barrera is in the right frame of mind heading into his big clash tonight. Not only does he believe all the pressure is on Joe Smith to pull out a victory, but he finally has someone close to ...Read More

Berchelt-Miura HBO Tripleheader - LIVE Results

INGLEWOOD - In the opening bout, lightweight Recky Dulay (10-2, with 7 KOs) knocked out Jaime Arboleda (10-1, with 8 KOs) at 2:03 of the third round....Read More

John Vera Square Off Against Daniel Cruz in Chandler, Arizona

Unbeaten junior middleweight John Vera will square off against Daniel Cruz this Saturday night, Roy Jones Jr. matchmaker Guy Taylor told The 10 round bout will take place at the Wild ...Read More

Rene Alvarado Still Got It, Shocks Roger Gutierrez By TKO

LOS ANGELES - The veteran still has it. In a crossroads bout, Rene Alvarado proved he is still a fringe junior lightweight contender, stopping Roger Gutierrez in the seventh round Friday night. Alvara...Read More

Giovani Santillan Demolishes Sammy Valentin in Two Rounds

Giovani Santillan demolished Sammy Valentin in a battle of undefeated rising welterweights, in the main event of a Telemundo televised card from the A La Carte Event Pavilion in Tampa, Florida. Santil...Read More

Santillan's Promoter: Valentin a Big Step Up, Giovani is Ready

Sammy Valentin and Giovani Santillan square off tonight. The clash between the two unbeaten welterweights is not an opening bout on an HBO 'Boxing After Dark' telecast. Nor is it on ESPN....Read More

Jaime Munguia Continues To Roll With Quick KO Win

Unbeaten welterweight Jaime Munguia continues to win and is slowly emerging more as a contender than prospect. The 20-year-old Munguia made quick work over veteran Miguel Angel Lopez, knocking him out...Read More

Ray Robinson Decisions Breidis Prescott in Atlantic City

Welterweight contender Ray Robinson won a one-sided seven round technical decision over Breidis Prescott Friday night at the Tropicana Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. With the win, Robi...Read More

Brian Castano Retains With Split Decision Over Michel Soro

Brian Castano kept his undefeated record intact with a twelve round split decision win over Michel Soro to retain the interim-WBA world junior middleweight title at the Casino d'Evian in Evian les Bai...Read More

Jose Galvez Will Battle Francisco Gabriel Pina in Tijuana, Mexico

Featherweight Jose Galvez will face Francisco Gabriel Pina tonight in a clash between prospect and gatekeeper. The 10 round bout will take place at the Gran Hotel in Galvez's hometown of Tijuana, Baja...Read More

Manny Pacquiao Aims To Impress, Teach Jeff Horn a Lesson

Nothing or no one will convince Manny Pacquiao to hang up his gloves, even after his decision win over Timothy Bradley in April of last year (remember how he said he would retire?). Pacquiao continued...Read More

Brian Castano is in Very Tough Against Michel Soro

Unbeaten Brian Castano will face his toughest challenge to date as a pro tonight, as he squares off against contender Michel Soro. Castano will defend his interim WBA World junior middleweight title i...Read More

Oscar Negrete Wins Big, Calls For Randy Caballero Showdown

In one of his best performances yet, the still undefeated and newly crowned NABF Bantamweight Champion Oscar "El Jaguar" Negrete (17-0, 7 KOs) overpowered the rugged and resilient Sergio "Frio" Frias ...Read More

Miguel Roman Bounces Back With Battering of Nery Saguilan

Miguel 'Mikey' Roman battered Nery Saguilan for 11-plus rounds, eventually getting the stoppage victory in round 12 late Saturday night at the Gimnasio Municipal 'Jose Neri Santos' in Ciudad Juarez, C...Read More