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Erik Morales: Chavez With Edge in First Half, Canelo in Second Half

Mexican boxing legend Erik "El Terrible" Morales analyzed the upcoming grudge match between countrymen Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. The HBO Pay-Per-View fight takes place on May 6t...Read More

Erik Morales, Jorge Arce Hope Canelo Will Face Golovkin in 2017

Mexican legends, who are also former multi-division champions, Jorge Arce and Erik Morales, are hoping that Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (48-1-1, 34KOs) will follow through with his fight against IBF, IBO, W...Read More

Erik Morales: Weight Will Be a Big Factor in Canelo vs. Chavez Jr.

Mexican legend Erik Morales believes weight will be a major factor in the potential showdown between his countrymen, Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (48-1-1, 34KOs) and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (49-2-1, 32KOs). ...Read More

Margarito Dares Erik Morales To Fight - Morales Fires Back!

A war of words has ignited between Mexican former world champions Antonio Margarito and Erik Morales. Margarito (40-8, 27KOs) returned to the ring earlier this year, in his first fight since December ...Read More

Erik Morales, Marco Antonio Barrera No Longer Rivals - Photo

Two of the greatest Mexican fighters in the history of the sport, Erik Morales and Marco Antonio Barrera, went to dinner on Saturday night in Tijuana, Mexico. During their Hall of Fame careers, they w...Read More

Erik Morales' Father/Trainer, Jose Morales, Passes Away

The father/trainer of multi-titled champion Erik “El Terrible” Morales - Jose “Olivaritos”Morales - passed away in the early hours of Thursday. He was 60-years-old. ...Read More

Chavez, Barrera, Morales View Canelo-GGG as The Next 'Big One'

Mexican legends Julio Cesar Chavez, Erik Morales and Marco Antonio Barrera don't always agree, but the three of them view Saul 'Canelo Alvarez (45-1-1, 32KOs) vs. Gennady 'GGG' Golovkin (34-0, 31KOs) ...Read More

Erik Morales: Amir Khan Won't Last Four Rounds With Canelo

Four division world champion Erik Morales is not a critic of the upcoming catch-weight bout between Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez and Amir Khan. The HBO Pay-Per-View fight was announced last Tuesday for May 7...Read More

Erik Morales: Yaegashi vs. Mendoza Rematch in Play

Mexico's Javier "Cobra" Mendoza (24-3-1, 19KOs) was unable to solve the puzzle of Japanese contender Akira Yaegashi (23-5, 12KOs), who picked up a unanimous decision victory on Wednesday in Tokyo, and...Read More

Erik Morales Feels Cotto Made Mistake in Facing Canelo

Former four division world champion Erik 'Terrible' Morales feels WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto made a big mistake in selecting Saul "Canelo" Alvarez as his next opponent. The fight, takin...Read More

Erik Morales Praises Chocolatito, Says Canelo in Tough

Former four division world champion Erik "El Terrible" Morales has given high praise to WBC flyweight world champion Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez (44-0, 38KOs). Morales has been impressed with the wor...Read More

Erik Morales Promises Brother Ivan Will Return Stronger

The defeat that was suffered by Tijuana's Ivan Morales was the best thing that could happen to his career, according to his older brother and former four division world champion Erik "El Terrible" Mor...Read More

Erik Morales: Cotto is Very Winnable Fight For Canelo

Former four division world champion Erik Morales says the time is right for his countryman, Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (45-1-1, 32 KOs), to challenge WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cott...Read More

Erik Morales: Mayweather-Berto is Not Competitive

Former four division world champion Erik Morales questions the logic of a fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Andre Berto. According to recent reports, Mayweather is slated to defend his WBC/WB...Read More

Erik Morales Gives Mares The Edge To Beat Santa Cruz

Former four division world champion Erik Morales is picking Abner Mares (29-1-1, 15KOs) to hand Southern California rival Leo Santa Cruz (30-0-1, 17KOs) the first defeat of his pro career. After a...Read More

Jessie Vargas, Erik Morales To Continue Relationship

After more than two weeks of uncertainty, former four division world champion Erik 'El Terrible' Morales has announced that he will continue as head trainer of junior welterweight/welterweight contend...Read More

Floyd Mayweather Will Retire Undefeated, Says Morales

Former four division world champion Erik Morales, who is now a full-time trainer, predicts WBC/WBA welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. (48-0, 26KOs) will retire undefeated from the sport. Ma...Read More

Erik Morales: Vargas Proved He Can Compete at Top Level

Former four division world champion Erik Morales is very pleased with last month's performance by Jessie Vargas, who lost a twelve round unanimous decision to Timothy Bradley at the StubHub Center in ...Read More

Vargas: Bradley Admitted Defeat, I Want a No-Contest

Jessie Vargas and his team members plan to file a petition with the California State Athletic Commission to get Saturday's fight with Timothy Bradley changed to a non-contest due to the mishap in the ...Read More

Vargas Feels Stronger, Faster, Explosive Under Morales

Erik Morales became Jessie Vargas’ trainer just about a month before his fight against Timothy Bradley on Saturday night. That was more than enough time, according to Vargas, for Morales to make a ...Read More