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Felix Diaz Inks With DiBella, Targets Danny Garcia Shot

New York, NY - Fresh off his sensational upset victory over previously undefeated and top-rated welterweight Sammy Vasquez Jr. on July 16th, Felix Diaz has signed an exclusive long-term promotional ag...Read More

Sammy Vasquez: I Knew in My Heart That I Lost The Fight

"I knew in my heart I lost that fight. I tried my hardest but there were things I should have done that I didn't do. We can't look in the past. He's a hell of fighter. He's an Olympic gold medalist fo...Read More

Felix Diaz Wants Big Names: I'm Ready For Anyone at 140 or 147!

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Felix Diaz unanimously outpointed Sammy Vasquez on Saturday night in a super lightweight bout. The 10-round fight was initially announced as a majority draw, bringing boos from the ...Read More

Felix Diaz Picks Apart Sammy Vasquez Jr. For Decision Win

This time, Felix Diaz was able to overcome the judges - though even that proved to be a fight in and of itself. What appeared to be a one-sided drubbing from ringside instead resulted in a more cha...Read More

Sammy Vasquez-Felix Diaz - BoxingScene LIVE Scorecard

Vasquez vs. Diaz Scorecard - BIRMINGHAM, AL - Undefeated contender Sammy "The Sergeant" Vasquez Jr. and Olympic gold medalist Felix Diaz are ready for war in their pivotal welterweight showdown on Sat...Read More

Sammy Vasquez Jr. vs. Felix Diaz - CompuBox Historical Review

Sammy Vasquez landed nearly half his power punches in his last 4 fights and outlanded opponents 2-1 in total punches. Opponents landed just 23.2 % of their power punches- 14.5% lower than wgt. class a...Read More

Atrocities of War Give Vasquez Unique Appreciation of Spotlight

Atrocities of War Give Vasquez Unique Appreciation of Spotlight

By Keith Idec - Many fighters express appreciation of opportunities to fight on national television. Sammy Vasquez appreciates these chances more than most. In 2009, when the Monessen, Pennsylvania, n...Read More

Felix Diaz Not Concerned About Boxing Politics Versus Vasquez

Felix Diaz thought he found the perfect ending to a long-overdue breakout campaign in 2015. After 12 rounds of action versus Lamont Peterson, the unbeaten 2008 Olympic Gold medalist for Dominican Repu...Read More

Photos: Deontay Wilder, Chris Arreola Ready To Wage War

Wilder vs. Arreola Weigh-in Photos - BIRMINGHAM, AL. - Heavyweight world champion Deontay "The Bronze Bomber" Wilder and two-time title challenger Chris "The Nightmare" Arreola went face-to-face Frida...Read More

Weights From Birmingham: Wilder 226.2, Arreola 246.2

Photos: Deontay Wilder, Arreola Go Face To Face at Final Presser

Wilder vs. Arreola final press conference - BIRMINGHAM, AL. - Heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder, two-time heavyweight title challenger Chris Arreola, undefeated welterweight Sammy Vasquez Jr....Read More

Photos: Sammy Vasquez Jr. Putting in Work For Felix Diaz Clash

BIRMINGHAM, AL - Undefeated contender Sammy "The Sergeant" Vasquez Jr. and Olympic gold medalist Felix Diaz are deep into training camp for their pivotal welterweight showdown on Saturday, July 16 as ...Read More

Sammy Vasquez Eyes Statement, Aims To Beat Felix Diaz in Style

Sammy Vasquez Eyes Statement, Aims To Beat Felix Diaz in Style

By Thomas Gerbasi - When Sammy Vasquez says he loves boxing, he means it. If you had any doubt, all you need to do is hear the tone of his voice change when asked about the welterweight classic betwee...Read More

Sammy Vasquez To Face Felix Diaz, Collazo is Out With Injury

A source informed BoxingScene.com on Friday morning that Luis Collazo has withdrawn from his nationally televised July 16 fight against Sammy Vasquez due to a calf injury. Vasquez has agreed to face F...Read More

Felix Diaz-Levan Ghvamichava Tops PBC on FS1, July 12

NICE, CALIF. - Olympic Gold medalist Felix Diaz (17-1, 8 KOs) will battle exciting brawler Levan Ghvamichava (16-2-1, 12 KOs) in a 10-round welterweight showdown that headlines Premier Boxing Champion...Read More

Erick Bone Replaces Injured Felix Diaz, Will Face Miguel Vazquez

Miguel Vazquez will remain in the May 28 headliner of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on FS1, but now has a new opponent. The former lightweight titlist was due to face Dominican Republic's Felix Diaz,...Read More

Miguel Vazquez: I Knew From Our Rematch Canelo Would Be A Star

It took two tries to convince him, but Miguel Vazquez has known for quite some time that Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez would become the boxing superstar that he is today. The two met early in their respect...Read More

Felix Diaz vs. Miguel Vazquez: PBC on FS1, 5/28

SAN ANTONIO - Olympic Gold medalist Felix Diaz (17-1, 8 KOs) and former world champion Miguel "Titere" Vazquez (35-5, 13 KOs) will meet in a 10-round battle of super lightweight contenders that headl...Read More

Diaz On Peterson Loss, Wants Rematch Or Broner Next

There’s always the concern of having to go above and beyond in order to impress the judges whenever a boxer travels to an opponent’s home region. Felix Diaz figured the proverbial deck would be st...Read More

Photos: Lamont Peterson Struggles in Win Over Felix Diaz

FAIRFAX, VA - In an entertaining 12-round scrap, hometown favorite Lamont Peterson (now 34-3-1, 17 KOs) edged out a majority decision over previously undefeated Olympic gold medalist Felix Diaz (now 1...Read More