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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

Photos: Jessie Vargas Putting in Work With Erik Morales

Hollywood, Ca. -- Undefeated WBA super lightweight world champion Jessie Vargas(R) and trainer/legendary champion Erik Morales(L) work out during media day at Fortunes Boxing Gym Wednesday for hi...Read More

Photo: Jessie Vargas, Erik Morales Hit LAX For Bradley

Los Angeles, Ca -- Undefeated WBA super lightweight world champion JESSIE VARGAS and trainer/legendary champion Erik Morales arrive at Los Angeles International Airport late Saturday night. Varg...Read More

Vargas, Porter Helped Each Other for Broner, Bradley

According to former four division world champion Erik Morales, who is now the head trainer of unbeaten Jessie Vargas, his fighter had the opportunity to get in some good sparring work with Shawn Porte...Read More

Erik Morales: We Will Attack, Not Allow Bradley To Think

After serving in his second week as trainer, former four division world champion Erik 'Terrible' Morales is very pleased with the work he is getting from undefeated Jessie Vargas (26-0, 9KOs), who cha...Read More

Erik Morales is Ready For Vargas To Shock Tim Bradley

Last week, the former super lightweight 'regular' champion of the World Boxing Association, Jessie Vargas, announced that he hired former four division world champion Erik 'Terrible' Morales as his tr...Read More

Jessie Vargas Hires Erik Morales as Trainer, Jones is Out

Earlier today former WBA super lightweight champion Jessie Vargas took to his Twitter page to announce that he would now be training under the guidance of Mexican legend Erik "El Terrible" Morales. He...Read More

Erik Morales: Paez To Face Jose Benavidez on May 15

According to former champion Erik Morales, Mexicali's Jorge "Maromerito" Páez will get a crack at the interim-welterweight title of the World Boxing Association on May 15th. Morales, who retired f...Read More