Articles by author: Miguel Rivera(3220 results)

Rey Vargas, Nacho Beristain Likely To Part Ways After Next Bout

According to Hall of Fame trainer Ignacio "Nacho" Beristain, it is very likely that December 2 will be the last time that he works the corner of undefeated Rey Vargas, who is the super bantamweight ch...Read More

Andre Dirrell vs. Jose Uzcategui Rematch in Play For January 27

The expected rematch between super middleweights Andre Dirrell and Jose Uzcategui is being targeted for January 27, according to promoter Fernando Beltran of Zanfer Promotions, who handle Uzcategui. T...Read More

Chocolatito To Return in April or May, Possibly on Canelo-GGG II

The return of Nicaraguan superstar Roman 'Chocolatito' Gonzalez may ot take place until April or May of 2018, according to promoter Tom Loeffler of K2 Promotions. Loeffler does not rule out the possib...Read More

Jermall Charlo vs. Hugo Centeno in Play For WBC Interim-Belt

To push along their middleweight ranks, the World Boxing Council has confirmed that Jermall Charlo (26-0, 20 KOs) and Hugo Centeno (26-1, 14 KOs) will fight for the interim WBC championship. The fight...Read More

Golovkin: If Canelo Doesn't Want To Fight, I Want The WBO Belt

IBF, IBO, WBC, WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs) is hoping to fight at least three to four times per year. Because of drawn out negotiations, Golovkin has only fought twice t...Read More

Golovkin: I'm Ready For The Rematch - Is Canelo Ready?

IBF, IBO, WBC, WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs) is ready for another fire-fight with Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs). They clashed back in September...Read More

Golovkin: If There is a Big Fight at 168 - I Would Move Up

IBF, IBO, WBC, WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs) is open to the idea of heading up to the super middleweight division if the right fight comes along. Golovkin was in action b...Read More

Oscar Valdez's Manager To Meet With Top Rank, Discuss Big 2018

The featherweight champion of the World Boxing Organization, Oscar Valdez, is waiting for news to find out where, when, how he will start his boxing activities in 2018. In the coming days, shortly bef...Read More

De La Hoya: I Won't Chase McGregor, The Challenge Was Made!

At 44 years old and nine years since he retired from boxing after being stopped by Manny Pacquiao in December 2008, Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya is very confident that he's physically ca...Read More

Chavez Jr. Return: Alfredo Angulo Now The Frontrunner

Earlier this week, reported that Alfredo Angulo (24-6, 20 KOs) was one of the opponents under consideration to fight former world champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. - who recently reveale...Read More

Christopher Diaz vs. Casey Ramos on Lomachenko-Rigondeaux

Undefeated Puerto Rican boxer Christopher 'Pitufo' Diaz will be looking for a breakout performance on December 9th at The Theater in Madison Square Garden in New York. Diaz will be part of the ESPN te...Read More

Berchelt is Allowed a Voluntary Before Salido-Roman Winner

WBC super featherweight world champion Miguel "Alacran" Berchelt (32-1, 28 KOs) will have the opportunity to make a voluntary defense of his 130 pound title, before facing the winner of the fight betw...Read More

Prograis vs. Postol To Be Ordered, Winner Faces Ramirez or Imam

According to World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman, his organization is following through with their plan in the wake of the announcement that junior welterweight champion Terence Crawford ...Read More

WBC Prez: Luis Ortiz Will Not Be Suspended, Retains His Ranking

Earlier this month, heavyweight contender Luis Ortiz had a meeting with World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman in Brooklyn, New York to discuss the Cuban boxer's recent drug test failure. Hi...Read More

Alfredo Angulo Mentioned as Possible Chavez Jr. Opponent

As reported last week, former world champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. has revealed the date of January 26 for his ring return. The fight would take place at a venue in Los Angeles, Calif...Read More

Jessie Vargas Says First Fight Under Haymon Set For December 15

According to two-time world champion Jessie Vargas, he will return to the ring on December 15 and will do so for the first time in years without the support of his promoter for the last few years, Top...Read More

De La Hoya: If I Had Wilder - He'd Be a Star, Joshua Would Beg

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar De La Hoya threw a tremendous verbal hook at the working team behind WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs). De La HOya's company had promoted Wilder's ...Read More

Roach Stands Firm That Pacquiao Should Face Horn or Retire

Manny Pacquiao's trainer over the past 16 years, Freddie Roach, is advising his fighter to retire from boxing in the aftermath of a rematch with WBO welterweight world champion Jeff Horn, which may or...Read More

Lucas Matthysse vs. Tewa Kiram WBA Clash May Land on Jan. 20

According to numerous sources in Thailand and Argentina, a welterweight title clash between Lucas Matthysse (38-4, 35 KO's) and Tewa Kiram (38-0, 28KOs) is being targeted for January 20th in Californi...Read More

Roberto Duran: Canelo Beat Golovkin, May KO Him in Rematch!

Latin boxing legend Roberto Duran believes that Canelo Alvarez should have been the rightful winner of the September clash with IBF, IBO, WBA, WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin. Canelo (49-1-...Read More