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Gamboa vs. Castellanos Tops Tripleheader on May 5, Las Vegas

On Friday, May 5, one day before the mega-fight between Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. goes down in Las Vegas, Golden Boy Promotions will throw a Cinco de Mayo fiesta at the MGM Grand Gard...Read More

Ruben Guerrero: We Want Biggest Fights for Oscar Escandon

Oscar Escandon has spent about a year now with trainer Ruben Guerrero, who is better known as the father and trainer of welterweight Robert Guerero. The past year has gone from a low — losing an in...Read More

Robinson Castellanos: I Gave It My All In Escandon Loss

Early on, it looked as if the journey of, well, journeyman turned fringe contender Robinson Castellanos was on course for an interim world title victory. He’d knocked Oscar Escandon down in the second...Read More

Oscar Escandon: I Sacrificed A Lot For Win Over Castellanos

Oscar Escandon had to go through training camp twice just to fight once. First his bout with featherweight titleholder Gary Russell Jr. last year was called off less than two weeks from fight night af...Read More

Oscar Escandon Stops Robinson Castellanos, Gains WBC Shot

Washington, DC - In a bout competitive only briefly, 31-year old featherweight Oscar Escandon (25-2, 17 KO), 126, of Tolima, Colombia, came off the floor in the second to break down and knock out 33-y...Read More

Photos: Luis Ortiz, Tony Thompson, Ali, Vargas Ready For Battle

Luis Ortiz is set for his fourth fight in a span of just nine months as he takes on veteran heavyweight Tony Thompson. Their non-title fight takes place Saturday evening at the D.C. Armory in Washingt...Read More

Photos: Luis Ortiz-Tony Thompson, Ali-Vargas Go Face To Face

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Fighters featured on the March 5 HBO Boxing After Dark telecast shared their final thoughts ahead of Saturday's fights at the final press conference today in Washington, D.C. WBA I...Read More

De La Hoya Expects Castellanos To Give His All With Escandon

LOS ANGELES - After a thrilling victory over perennial contender Rocky Juarez to win the WBC Silver Featherweight title and a mandatory shot at the world title, Robinson "Robin Hood" Castellanos (23-1...Read More

Video: Oscar Escandon Talks Castellanos WBC Eliminator, More

The World Boxing Council has approved a bout for the WBC interim-featherweight championship between Robinson Castellanos (21-10, 13KOs) of Mexico and Colombian contender Oscar Escandon (24-2, 16KOs). ...Read More

Castellanos-Escandon Eliminator Eyed For February Date

According to the camp of Mexican fighter Robinson Castellanos, his fight against Colombian contender Oscar Escandon will reportedly take place during the month of February, in a battle for the interim...Read More

WBC: Canelo-Golovkin Deadline Extended To Dec. 11

The World Boxing Council has been in continuous communications with the representatives and promoters of WBC World Middleweight Champion Saul Alvarez and WBC Interim Middleweight Champion Gennady Golo...Read More

Escandon-Castellanos Approved For WBC Interim Clash

The World Boxing Council has approved a bout for the WBC interim-featherweight championship between Robinson Castellanos (21-10, 13KOs) of Mexico and Colombian contender Oscar Escandon (24-2, 16KOs). ...Read More

Castellanos Named as Mandatory To Gary Russell

Robinson Castellanos (21-10, 13KOs) was confirmed by the World Boxing Council as the new mandatory challenger to the WBC featherweight championship, which is currently held by Gary Russell Jr. Castell...Read More

Castellanos is Confident of Beating Gary Russell Jr.

"You are a great champion, now it's time to recover," said Robinson Castellanos to his countryman and former world champion Jhonny Gonzalez - after the Gary Russell Jr. captured the featherweight cham...Read More

BScene Ratings Update: Sturm, Frampton, Castellanos

Middleweight: Felix Sturm, a mainstay in the Middleweight top ten for over a decade, exits upon announcement of a fight with Fedor Chudinov at 168 lbs. Andy Lee enters the top ten. Featherweight: ...Read More

Castellanos: Jhonny Gonzalez Has Big Punch, Fragile Jaw

Mandatory featherweight challenger Robinson Castellanos (21-10, 13KOs) is mentally focused on facing the winner of the upcoming fight between WBC champion Jhonny Gonzalez and top contender Gary Russel...Read More

Jhonny Gonzalez-Gary Russell Winner Faces Castellanos

World Boxing Council President, Mauricio Sulaiman, confirms that Robinson Castellanos is the official challenger for the WBC featherweight championship, which is in the grasp of Jhonny Gonzalez. ...Read More

CompuBox: Castellanos' Power Too Much For Juarez

Mexico's Robinson Castellanos battered the game Rocky Juarez in their World Boxing Council featherweight eliminator, landing an average of 17 of 50 power punches per round (weight class average is 13 ...Read More

Rocky Juarez Very Focused: It's All of Nothing Now

In 2000, Rocky Juarez returned from the Sydney Olympics with a silver medal around his neck. Unbeknownst to him at that time, silver would be the defining symbol of his pro career. Juarez (30-10-1, 21...Read More

Castellanos Batters Juarez For Featherweight Title Shot

Rocky Juarez and Robinson Castellanos collide in a scheduled 12-round featherweight eliminator Monday evening at Cowboys Dancehall in San Antonio, Texas. Their bout airs live later this evening on Fox...Read More