Articles by author: Rick Reeno(3878 results)

Joseph Diaz vs. Jorge Lara in Play For Canelo-Golovkin

Sources in Mexico have advised that a WBC final featherweight eliminator is going to match unbeaten contenders Joseph Diaz (24-0, 13 KOs) and Jorge Lara (29-0-2, 21 KOs). The fight, ac...Read More

IBF: Joshua Must Fight Pulev Next, Must Reach Deal By 9/3 has been advised that Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs) has been ordered by the International Boxing Federation (IBF) to make a mandatory defense against Kubrat Pulev of Bulgaria. Joshua's...Read More

Luis Ortiz Manager: Wilder Not Afraid To Fight, Joshua is a P*ssy

Jay Jiminez, manager of undefeated heavyweight contender Luis Ortiz (27-0, 23 KOs), has confirmed to that there are ongoing discussions for a potential fall showdown with WBC world cha...Read More

Dirrell-Benavidez Still Not Finalized, WBC Premature With Date

Earlier today, the World Boxing Council announced - by way of a press release - that a deal was reached for David Benavidez (18-0, 17 KOs) vs. Anthony Dirrell (30-1-1, 24 KOs), with the vacant WBC sup...Read More

Stiverne Hires Prince and Dubin - Will NOT Allow Wilder-Ortiz

Earlier today,'s Keith Idec first reported that there are ongoing negotiations to finalize a fight between WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) and undefeated puncher...Read More

Anthony Dirrell vs. David Benavidez in Play For WBC Title has received confirmation that David Benavidez (18-0, 17 KOs) will now fall in line to face Anthony Dirrell (30-1-1, 24 KOs) for the vacant WBC super middleweight championship. ...Read More

Hunter: I Want Ward To Face Anthony Joshua - He Can Outbox Him!

Las Vegas - Andre Ward (32-0, 16 KOs) is looking for the biggest opportunity possible for his next fight. On Saturday night, he retained his WBO, IBF, WBA light heavyweight titles with an eight round...Read More

Andre Ward vs. Sergey Kovalev Rematch - LIVE Results

Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas - In a battle of undefeated welterweight prospects, Eastern Euro Enriko Gogokhia (5-0, 2 KOs) of Georgia won a six round unanimous decision over Jonathan Steele (7-1, 5 KOs) of...Read More

Kovalev: I'm Really Focused To Smash Ward's Face, Punish Him

Las Vegas - Light heavyweight contender Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (30-1-1, 26 KOs) is promising to deal out a lot of pain and punishment on Saturday night, when he faces IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight ...Read More

Kovalev: I Don't Respect Team Ward - They Are Motherf***ers!

Las Vegas - Fight week is officially underway. On Tuesday afternoon, IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight champion Andre Ward (31-0, 15 KOs) and challenger Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (30-1-1, 26 KOs) arrived a...Read More

Kovalev's Trainer Jackson Tried To Jump Ship To Andre Ward's Team?

In less than three weeks, one of the most anticipated fights of the year will take place when Andre Ward (31-0, 15 KOs) steps in the ring with Sergey Kovalev (30-1, 26 KOs) for a second time. Their HB...Read More

Canelo vs. Chavez Jr. - LIVE Results From Las Vegas

Las Vegas, T-Mobile Arena - In the first fight of the evening, lightweight prospect Joseph Aguirre (17-0, 9 KOs), who is trained by Joel Diaz, won a six round unanimous decision over Angel Aispuro (8-...Read More

Canelo: If Chavez Wins - It's Because He's Better, Not The Weight

MGM Grand, Las Vegas - Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) has made it clear that he will not blame weight - if he suffers defeat on Saturday night when he steps in the ring with country rival Juli...Read More

Canelo Explains Why He Rejected WBC Belt, His Beef With WBC

MGM Grand, Las Vegas - Last Monday night, reported that Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) had rejected the involvement of the World Boxing Council [WBC] with the...Read More

Stevenson vs. Monaghan, Beterbiev vs. Koelling - Fight Updates

Promoter Yvon Michel of GYM spoke with to provide updates on two of the top light heavyweights that are fighting under his promotional banner. Next up for WBC light heavyweight champio...Read More

Luis Ortiz vs. Derric Rossy Possible For Berto-Porter Card

As first reported earlier today, undefeated heavyweight puncher Luis Ortiz (27-0, 23 KOs) of Cuba has signed on with powerful adviser Al Haymon. Ortiz, who turns 38 today, is being pos...Read More

Luis Ortiz Inks Pact With Al Haymon has been informed that undefeated heavyweight puncher Luis Ortiz (27-0, 23 KOs) of Cuba has signed on with powerful adviser Al Haymon. Ortiz is managed by Jay Jiminez and promoted by D...Read More

Schaefer: Mikey Garcia Can Become The Next Pay-Per-View Star

MGM Grand, Las Vegas - Ringstar Sports CEO Richard Schaefer is expecting a very big future for WBC lightweight champion Mikey Garcia (36-0, 30 KOs). On Saturday night, Garcia pulled off a major statem...Read More

Leo Santa Cruz Gets Revenge, Edges Carl Frampton For WBA Belt

Leo Santa Cruz Gets Revenge, Edges Carl Frampton For WBA Belt

By Rick Reeno - MGM Grand, Las Vegas - In yet another action-packed fight, Leo Santa Cruz (33-1-1, 18 KOs) got revenge with a twelve round majority decision over previously undefeated Carl Frampton (2...Read More

Mikey Garcia Brutally Knocks Out Dejan Zlaticanin in Three

MGM Grand, Las Vegas - Mikey Garcia (36-0, 30 KOs) secured a brutal third round knockout of previously undefeated Dejan Zlaticanin (announced as 18-1, 11 KOs in the arena, but 22-1, 15 KOs on boxrec) ...Read More