Articles by author: Miguel Rivera(3124 results)

Rigondeaux's Coach: Now Lomachenko Can Prove His True Worth!

In every great boxing contest there is an A side and a B side, but there are moments where both sides believes they hold the top pecking order. And that will certainly be the case when one of the most...Read More

Linares: The Draw Was Best Decision For Canelo vs. Golovkin

Jorge Linares (43-3, 27 KOs) was very pleased with is performance from Saturday night, when he retained his World Boxing Association (WBA) lightweight crown Saturday against Olympic gold medal winner ...Read More

Luis Ortiz: No Judges, I'll Knock Wilder Out - Then I Want Joshua!

On November 4, Cuba's Luis 'King Kong' Ortiz will finally have the opportunity that he's been waiting for. The dangerous puncher will return to the ring at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, when he fac...Read More

Golovkin's Promoter: GGG's Legacy at Stake in Canelo Rematch

Promoter Tom Loeffler of K2 Promotions, who handle IBF, WBA, WBC, IBO middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0-1, 33 KOs), is hoping that a deal can be reached sooner than later for a rematch with...Read More

Golden Boy Prez: Canelo Can Improve, Golovkin Can't Get Better!

Golden Boy Promotions President Eric Gomez said that the most important thing for Canelo Alvarez's team right now is to make the rematch against Gennady Golovkin. Last Saturday night at T-Mobile Arena...Read More

Miguel Cotto Exec: Canelo-GGG Outcome Does Not Alter Plans

The controversial draw between Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez and Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin will not force Puerto Rican star Miguel Cotto to look in another direction in finding an opponent for the final bout of ...Read More

Canelo's Manager Not Sure if Golovkin Rematch Happens in May

Jose "Chepo" Reynoso, the longtime manager of Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (49-1-2, 34 KOs) was very happy with his boxer's performance last Saturday night in Las Vegas. Before a sold out crowd at the T-Mobi...Read More

Alberto Machado Pumped About Jezreel Corrales Clash on HBO

Alberto 'El Explosivo' Machado has received a lot of great news in the last week. His firstborn, Oseías Machado Aponte arrived in the world last Tuesday during the eve of Hurricane Irma for Puerto R...Read More

Raul Castaneda, Mexican Olympian - Ambushed, Shot and Killed

The violence continues in Mexico. In 2017, several fighters and/or their family members have been victims of violence in various cities within Mexico. The latest incident took place in La Paz, Baja Ca...Read More

De La Hoya: Canelo Must Be Cautious - Golovkin is a Monster!

Golden Boy Promotions CEO Oscar de la Hoya, who is the promoter of Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs), expects a very tough contest next Saturday night. Canelo will challenge IBF...Read More

Miguel Berchelt vs. Orlando Salido Showdown Eyed By Beltran

If all goes well, Miguel Berchelt could be making the second defense of the World Boxing Council super featherweight title against ex-champion Orlando 'Siri' Salido in the first quarter of 2018 in Cal...Read More

Margarito Not Pleased With Win, Still Eager For Miguel Cotto

This past Saturday night, Antonio Margarito won, but he wasn't pleased with the victory. The Tijuana-based fighter said he should meditate to figure out what his next step in boxing will be. Margarito...Read More

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. May Return To The Ring in Mid-November

Former WBC middleweight world champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. has revealed to close members of his team that he intends to return to the ring in mid-November, according to ESPN Deportes. The return wo...Read More

Golovkin's Promoter: We Want Saunders Next, Cotto is Possible

The goal has not changed for WBA, IBO, WBC, IBF middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs). He is still focused on unifying the entire middleweight division - and there is only one world ti...Read More

Bob Arum: The UFC is The Main Enemy of Boxing

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum was never a big fan of the Ultimate Fighting Championship [UFC] - which is the top organization in mixed martial arts. Arum and UFC President Dana White have been engaged in a ...Read More

Loeffler: Canelo vs. Golovkin Winner is Best Fighter in The World

According to promoter Tom Loeffler of K2 Promotions, the winner Gennady Golovkin vs. Saul "Canelo" Alvarez should be considered the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world. On September 16th at the ...Read More

Felix Verdejo Injures Wrist, Withdraws From Lozada Fight

The streak of bad luck that has plagued boxer Felix Verdejo since last year continues. According to Ricky Marquez, the manager and trainer of the undefeated Olympian, the boxer injured his right wrist...Read More

Canelo Did Not See Mayweather 'Fight Like a Mexican'

Last Saturday night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, five division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. (50-0, 27 KOs) broke a two-year retirement to enter the ring with UFC superstar Conor McGregor...Read More

Leo Santa Cruz: If No Big Fight After Avalos - I'll Go Up To 130

Leo Santa Cruz accepts the fact that Chris Avalos may not be the opponent that the fans expected for his next return in 2017, but he still believes that Avalos will not be an easy opponent. He says A...Read More

Mikey Garcia Wants Best Possible Fight Next, Linares in 2018

Three division world champion Mikey Garcia has ruled out the possibility of facing Jorge Linares in a unification before the end of 2017 - but said he has the possibility of finding him in the first q...Read More