Articles by author: Rafael Soto(308 results)

Orlando Salido: Retirement is Over, I'm Coming Back in 2018!

Already in the tranquility of his home in Phoenix, Arizona - the four time world champion in two different weight categories, Orlando "Siri" Salido, has decided not to retire and vows continue in boxi...Read More

Carlos Ocampo Stops Dario Ferman, Ponomarev Eliminator Next?

Welterweight contender Carlos Ocampo stayed busy with a seventh round stoppage of late-replacement Dario Ferman (18-4, 11 KOs) at the Gimnasio Rodrigo M. Quevedo in Chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico. Ocam...Read More

Ocampo Faces New Foe, Ponomarev Turns Back on IBF Eliminator

Mexican prospect and world ranked Carlos "Chema" Ocampo will risk his IBF welterweight world ranking when he faces Darío ¨Macizo¨ Ferman this Saturday in the stellar fight in the Gym ¨Rodrigo M. Queve...Read More

Moises Fuentes Gets Revenge, Destroys Lara in One Round

Former world champion Moises Fuentes (26-4-1, 14 KOs) got revenge with a first round destruction of super flyweight journeyman Ulises Lara (18-16, 10 KOs), who back in July won a ten round majority de...Read More

Carlos Jimenez Knocks Out Pedro Campa in Shocker

Fortress Mexico in Cuernavaca, Morelos - Carlos "Torito" Jimenez pulled off a major upset by securing a technical knockout at 2:55 seconds of the seventh round over previously undefeated Pedro "Roca" ...Read More

Luis Nery Sets Return, Faces Arthur Villanueva on November 4

Luis "Pantera" Nery has set his next ring return. The WBC bantamweight world champion will reappear on Saturday, November 4, at the Gasmart Stadium in Tijuana (home of the Bulls), to fight in a ten ro...Read More

Margarito Smiles: Jones Was Very Dirty, I Still Want Miguel Cotto

Former welterweight world champion Antonio Margarito is moving forward with his goal of securing a trilogy fight with Miguel Cotto. On Saturday night at the Manuel Bernardo Aguirre Gym in Chihuahua, M...Read More

Antonio Margarito Vows: I Will Retire Miguel Cotto in December!

Later tonight, former welterweight champion Antonio "Tornado de Tijuana" Margarito (40-8-0, 27 KO's) will return to the ring against Carson "Mr" Jones (40-11-3, 30 KO's) in a ten round, super welterwe...Read More

Margarito Plans To Press Miguel Cotto For Year-End Trilogy

This coming Saturday night at the "Manuel Bernardo Aguirre" Gymnasium in Chihuahua, Antonio "Tornado de Tijuana" Margarito (40-8-0, 27 KO's) will return to the ring against Carson "Mr" Jones (40-11-3,...Read More

Carson Jones: I Will Retire Antonio Margarito in His Own Country!

Carson Jones finished his preparation, he's in great condition and on weight, and assured that with his speed, power, stamina and motivation - he will rise to the ring on Saturday night to make a stat...Read More

Roberto Garcia Shocks Omar Chavez With Decision Win

Monterrey - Roberto Garcia held nothing back in securing a ten round unanimous decision over a passive Omar Chavez, to win a regional World Boxing Council middleweight title in the stellar fight from ...Read More

Ulises Lara, 17-15, Shocks Former Champion Moises Fuentes

In another big upset in 2017, super flyweight journeyman Ulises Lara (18-15, 10 KOs) won a ten round majority decision over former world champion and highly ranked Moises Fuentes (25-4-1, 13 KOs) at t...Read More

Estrada: No Doubt I'm a Better Fighter Than Chocolatito, Cuadras

Juan Francisco Estrada is confident that he is a better boxer than countryman Carlos "Principe" Quadras and four division champion Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez. On a historic night on September 9 in C...Read More

Shinsuke Yamanaka vs. Luis Nery Set For August 15 in Japan

A deal has been reached. Luis "Pantera" Nery will receive his great opportunity, when fights for the world championship. His mission is difficult, but not impossible and his worth has been more than p...Read More

Tyson Marquez, Francisco Rodriguez Pick Up Wins in Mexico

With a dangerous wound on the right eyelid of former world champion Hernan ¨Tyson¨ Marquez, the boxer won a technical decision over Eduardo ¨Lalillo¨ Hernandez. The fight was stopped due to an acciden...Read More

Uzcategui: In a Rematch - I'd Knock Andre Dirrell Out in a Round!

Top-ranked super middleweight contender Jose 'Bolivita' Uzcategui will not be left alone in search of both sporting and civil justice, since after being subjected to two painful actions in the ring on...Read More

Guadalupe Martinez Shocks Zulina Munoz To Capture WBC Title

In a huge upset, Guadalupe "Lupita" Martinez showed impressive determination a shocking unanimous decision over Zulina ¨La Loba¨ Munoz to snatch the world championship of the World Boxing Council in a...Read More

Jose Uzcategui Will Blast Out Andre Dirrell in Eight, Says Manager

Jose Uzcategui closed the heavy part of his preparation in Tijuana, for the upcoming IBF world title eliminator on Saturday, May 20, in Maryland, against the experienced Andre Dirrell. The clash betwe...Read More

Omar Chavez: Our Family Dynasty Better, Now Julio Beats Canelo!

Was this an omen for this coming Saturday night? In front of eleven thousand people, Omar "Businessman" Chavez dramatically put away Ramon "Inocente" Alvarez at 2 minutes and 5 seconds of the second ...Read More

Chavez vs. Alvarez Rematch is Finalized For April 29

If the first fight between Omar Chávez and Ramón Álvarez, which took place in September 2014, was surrounded by controversy and interest, the second fight goes beyond the idea of gaining revenge - it ...Read More