Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Caballero-Walters Purse Bid Won By Canelo Promotions - Boxing News
Advertisement
BoxingScene Archive
• Boxing Articles
• Boxing Interviews
• Breaking News
• Boxing Press Releases
• Boxing Results
• World Boxing News
Follow BoxingScene
 
Search BoxingScene

>>>Advanced Search<<<
• Register A Free Account
• Account Login
• Boxing Schedule
• Boxing Champions
• Boxing Downloads
• Boxing Forums
• Boxing News Wire
• Boxing Photos
• Boxing History
• Boxer Search
• Fantasy Betting
• Feedback
• Fitness and Health  
• Free Homepage
• Mixed Martial Arts
• Pound For Pound
• Upcoming Fight Archive
                                                                                                                                                            ...............

 Last update:  9/20/2012       Read more by Jhonny Gonzalez         
   
Caballero-Walters Purse Bid Won By Canelo Promotions
Share Click Here To Email Printable version Search BoxingScene Database 

By Jhonny Gonzalez

BoxingScene.com was informed that Canelo Promotions was the sole bidder in this morning's purse bid, held by the World Boxing Association in Panama. The promotional company, owned by WBC champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, submitted the minimum bid of $120,000 dollars to secure to the rights to the featherweight bout between "regular" champion Celestino Caballero (36-4, 23KOs) and mandatory challenger Nicholas Walters (21-0, 17KOs).  There will be a 75-25 split in favor of the champion.

The fight actually taking place is still unlikely. Caballero, refusing to fight on certain dates and turning down certain venues, missed out on a purse of over $300,000 to fight Mikey Garcia, and instead will receive only $90,000 for Walters. Those close to the situation are expecting Caballero to vacate his title and make a move in weight to 130-pounds.

Tags: Celestino Caballero


 

 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by jtcs1981, on 09-20-2012
Caballero is taking the wrong decision over and over. He was going to make a lot more money fighting Mickey. Now his promotional company dont even bid on his fight. So much for a money team.

comment by bigcursedawg, on 09-20-2012
[QUOTE=Nyboxfan1]What a waste of money for Canelo promotions. Eventhough the fight won't happen, they still lose their deposit to the WBA. Caballero will move up to 130 and Walters will probably fight Javier Fortuna for the vacant title and get knocked out.[/QUOTE] Fortuna fights at 130.

comment by Nyboxfan1, on 09-20-2012
What a waste of money for Canelo promotions. Eventhough the fight won't happen, they still lose their deposit to the WBA. Caballero will move up to 130 and Walters will probably fight Javier Fortuna for the vacant title and get knocked out.

comment by 285Kid, on 09-20-2012
Celestino Cabellero is not going to fight, WBA need to do something.. http://i.imgur.com/MEEnL.png

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (4) 

   
 Top Headlines
 Advertisement
 
 MMA Headlines
 
 Related Articles
  Photos: Peter Quillin Too Big, ...
  Photos: Scott Quigg Destroys Ts...
  Photos: Crolla Composed, Finish...
  Photos: Shawn Porter Gets Bruta...
  Gamalier Rodriguez Decisions Or...
  Daniel Echeverria Racks Up Anot...
  Hopkins Drops, Dominates Shumen...
  Felix Verdejo Wins Big In Orlan...
  Shawn Porter Blasts Malignaggi ...
  Peter Quillin Gets Lopsided Nod...

 Latest Active Forum Threads
Latest Active Threads
 Advertisement

 


Advertisement



Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright © 2003-2014 BoxingScene LLC. All rights reserved. Material may not be replicated in any manner without the written consent of BoxingScene.com