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Mares Would Like To Face Santa Cruz, Valdez, Frampton in 2018

Three-time world champion Abner Mares appeared on ESPN's A los Golpes in Mexico City and said he expected a rematch against WBA featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz to take place on a date in the mon...Read More

Santa Cruz vs. Mares II Just Waiting on Venue Date, Says Schaefer

According to promoter Richard Schaefer of Ringstar Sports, he is simply looking for a date at the Staples Center in Los Angeles to finalize the rematch between WBA featherweight world champions Abner ...Read More

Mares Wants Leo Santa Cruz Next, Will Not Wait Around For Him

Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares engaged in an exciting battle in August, 2015 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Santa Cruz won the fight via majority decision and Mares has campaigned for a rematch...Read More

Schaefer Aims To Put Santa Cruz vs. Mares Rematch at Staples

Fights are being penciled in for the 2018 boxing schedule, and the rematch between WBA featherweight titlist Leo Santa Cruz, and challenger Abner Mares is still looking for a date and venue. The figh...Read More

Selby: Santa Cruz Won't Face Frampton in Belfast - But I Will!

LEE SELBY is hoping for a better 2018 after hard times both inside and outside the ring this year. The Welshman’s fight against Argentina’s Jonathan Barros in Las Vegas in January was cancelled at les...Read More

Warren: Carl Frampton 'Won’t Wait Around' for Leo Santa Cruz

The fight Carl Frampton wants the most is a rubber match against Leo Santa Cruz. The former two-division champion split a pair of back-to-back featherweight championship matches with Santa Cruz and Fr...Read More

Frank Warren: I Spoke To Haymon About Santa Cruz-Frampton 3

BELFAST is a great fight venue and the fans in the city get another chance to cheer on their own tonight. Carl Frampton makes his long-awaited return to the ring when he takes on Mexican Horacio Garci...Read More

Leo Santa Cruz, Abner Mares Ordered To Reach Deal By Nov. 6

The Championship Committee of the World Boxing Association (WBA) has ordered their featherweight world champions Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares, to negotiate a deal as soon a possible, and reach a dea...Read More

'PBC on FOX' Tripleheader Averaged 1.48 Million Viewers Saturday

Many more viewers tuned in to watch the “PBC on FOX” tripleheader Saturday night than the last one. According to ratings released Tuesday by Nielsen Media Research, an average audience of 1,483,000 wa...Read More

Weekend Review: The Rise of Jermell Charlo

BIGGEST WINNER I - Jermell Charlo: Jermall Charlo is the Charlo brother with the particularly bright future, the one who could crack the pound-for-pound Top 10 and continue to climb. At least that’s t...Read More

Mares: March or April - I'm Ready For Leo Santa Cruz Rematch

Mexico's Leo Santa Cruz retained his World Boxing Association featherweight title Saturday by stopping American Chris Avalos, setting up a title rematch next year with former world champion Abner Mare...Read More

Photos: Leo Santa Cruz, Abner Mares Stop Foes To Set Rematch

Santa Cruz vs. Avalos, Mares vs. Gutierrez Fight Photos Gallery - Featherweight world champions Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares were both victorious in their Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Dep...Read More

Leo Santa Cruz: I Want Abner Mares - I'm Ready For Him in LA

Featherweight world champion Leo Santa Cruz was victorious in his Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deporte fights Saturday night from StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. and officially set up a wo...Read More

Leo Santa Cruz Stops Chris Avalos in Eight, Mares Rematch Next?

StubHub Center, Carson, California - WBA featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz (34-1-1, 19 KOs) stopped Chris Avalos (27-6, 20 KOs) in eight rounds. Santa Cruz now moves forward to a potential March r...Read More

Frampton: Santa Cruz Sees Mares Rematch as Easier Than Me

Carl Frampton feels Leo Santa Cruz is pursuing a rematch with Abner Mares over a rubber match against him because Santa Cruz thinks it’s an easier fight. Santa Cruz has repeatedly stated that he’ll ba...Read More

Photos: Santa Cruz vs. Avalos, Mares vs. Gutierrez - Battle Ready

Santa Cruz vs. Avalos, Mares vs. Gutierrez Weigh-in Photos Gallery - Fighters entering the ring for Saturday's Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deportes tripleheader event went face-to-face at ...Read More

Photos: Leo Santa Cruz, Abner Mares Fox Double - Final Presser

Fighters entering the ring for Saturday's Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deportes tripleheader event went face-to-face at the final press conference Thursday before they compete at StubHub Ce...Read More

Scott Quigg To Scout Santa Cruz, Mares: Wants To Fight Both

Scott Quigg has made his way back to the Wild Card Boxing Club in Hollywood, California, where he once again is working with noted trainer, Freddie Roach. On November 4th in Monaco he is scheduled to ...Read More

Mares Wants to Fight Frampton Next if Santa Cruz Stalls Again

Mares Wants to Fight Frampton Next if Santa Cruz Stalls Again

By Keith Idec - Abner Mares made himself perfectly clear. As much as he wants an opportunity to avenge one of the two losses on his professional record, there’s only so much longer the WBA world feath...Read More

Schaefer: Santa Cruz-Mares Rematch Tentatively Set for March

Richard Schaefer repeatedly emphasized Wednesday that Abner Mares’ upcoming fight against Andres Gutierrez is anything but a tune-up. Leo Santa Cruz’s fight against Chris Avalos – scheduled for that s...Read More