Articles by author: Francisco Salazar(1067 results)

Canelo: Anything Can Happen, But I've Prepared To Knock GGG Out!

Finally. Sept. 16 has finally here. The day boxing fans have circled on their calendar since May 6, when it was announced Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin will square off in their long-awaited show...Read More

Diego De La Hoya Ready To 'Steal The Show' With Caballero

LAS VEGAS - Diego De La Hoya has a lot of fight in him. Rather than wait for his scheduled 10 round bout against Randy Caballero, a fight almost broke a day before at Friday afternoon's weigh-in....Read More

Joseph Diaz: I Want To Send a Message To Gary Russell, Haymon!

Joseph 'JoJo' Diaz does not matter who he faces Saturday night. It could be Jorge Lara or Rafael Rivera. Or Josh Warrington, but Diaz is over calling out someone who allegedly does not want to step in...Read More

Ievgen Khytrov Ready To Bounce Back With Findley Bout

Middleweight Ievgen Khytrov will return to the ring this Friday night, promoter Lou DiBella told in a recent interview. Khytrov will face against gatekeeper Derrick Findley in an eight...Read More

SuperFly Card Brought Thrills and Surprises in Carson

CARSON - Wow. 'SuperFly' was something else. It lived up to and exceeded expectations boxing scribes and fans had, especially if you did not expect the main event to conclude the way it did. The fight...Read More

Chocolatito Motivated To Gain Revenge, Fight More Big Names

Revenge or repeat. Roman 'Chocolatito' Gonzalez is confident it will be the former. Gonzalez may not visibly show the controversial decision loss to Srisaket Sor Rungvisai has affected him, but the po...Read More

Estrada: Cuadras Bout Will Be Best of The Night, Maybe of 2017

Juan Francisco Estrada would want nothing more than to face Roman 'Chocolatito' Gonzalez in a rematch of their thrilling clash in November of 2012. Standing in his way is fellow Mexican and junior ban...Read More

Nieves: I've Followed Inoue For a Long Time - I'll Shock The World!

Antonio Nieves is caught between a rock and a hard place. Nieves has earned the right to become a contender and fight for a WBO world title belt, but all the attention has been focused on his opponent...Read More

Julian Rodriguez Ready To Get Back To Work at 2300 Arena

Unbeaten Julian Rodriguez will square off against Dario Ferman tonight, Top Rank matchmaker Brad Goodman confirmed to in a recent interview. The six round welterweight bout will take p...Read More

HBO Sports Head: All 3 Bouts on 'Superfly' Card are 50-50 Fights

Sept. 9 cannot get here soon enough for boxing fans. The 'Superfly' card, also known as the best fight card of 2017, will take at the Stubhub Center in Carson, California and will air live on HBO (10:...Read More

Eduardo Hernandez Blasts Out Raul Centeno in Three Rounds

Another fight, another victory for 19-year-old Eduardo Hernandez. The junior lightweight contender knocked out Raul Centeno in round three late Saturday night at the Domo de la Feria in Leon, Guanajua...Read More

Francisco De Vaca Decisions Victor Proa Over Ten in Phoenix

Featherweight Francisco De Vaca remained unbeaten Saturday night, defeating Victor Proa by unanimous decision over 10 rounds at the Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix. De Vaca, who resides in the Phoenix ar...Read More

Danny Roman: I'm Ready For Whatever Shun Kubo Brings

It was October 18, 2013 and Danny Roman suffered his second loss as a pro. The eight round fight against Juan Reyes that night was close, but Roman took the decision loss. Even while Roman was sulking...Read More

Canelo vs. Golovkin Pay-Per-View Undercard Finalized

More than 20,000 fans at T-Mobile Arena and millions watching on Pay-Per-View and will be treated to a stacked undercard line-up in support of the Sept. 16 showdown between lineal and Ring Magazine M...Read More

Miguel Cotto Decisions a Game Kamegai, Wins WBO Title

StubHub Center, Carson, California - In his first fight since November of 2015, Miguel Cotto (41-5, 33 KOs), the only four-division world champion in Puerto Rico's rich boxing history, won a dominant ...Read More

Rey Vargas Retains WBC Belt, Decisions Ronny Rios

Rey Vargas (30-0, with 22 KOs) successfully defended his WBC junior featherweight title with a 12 round unanimous decision over Ronny Rios. Vargas utilized his four-inch height advantage to outbox Rio...Read More

Cotto vs. Kamegai - LIVE Results From Carson

Minimumweight contender Janiel Rivera (16-2-3, with 10 KOs) knocked out Marco Antonio Sanchez (12-6-3, with 7 KOs) at 1:59 of the second round. Rivera, who is promoted by Miguel Cotto, is ranked numbe...Read More

LaRon Mitchell Drops Mike Bissell Five Times For TKO in Three

Heavyweight LaRon Mitchell dropped Mike Bissell five times en route to a third round knockout victory Friday night at the Omega Products International in Corona, California. Mitchell improves to 16-0,...Read More

Maurice Hooker Continues Unbeaten Run, Defeats Jackson

Maurice Hooker has continued his undefeated run with a ten round decision win over previously undefeated Courtney Jackson. The 10 round junior welterweight bout will take place at the Omni Dallas Hote...Read More

Indongo: I Studied Crawford For Years, Most Dangerous on Inside

Nine months ago, Julius Indongo was an unknown fighter from a small village in Namibia. Hardly anyone gave him any chance of pulling off a monumental upset when he squared off against then-IBF world t...Read More