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BJ Flores vs. Trevor Bryan - Finalized For August 11 in Arizona

Former world title challenger BJ Flores (34-3-1, 21 KOs) has advised BoxingScene.com that he will be back in the ring on August 11th against WBA #5 rated heavyweight Trevor Bryan (19-0 13 KOs)....Read More

Photos: Angel Acosta Stops Carlos Buitrago To Retain WBO Belt

Angel Acosta, Carlos Buitrago Fight Photos Gallery - Puerto Rico's Angel "Tito" Acosta retained his junior flyweight crown (108 pounds) of the World Boxing Organization (WBO) by defeating Nicaraguan m...Read More

Angel Acosta Stops Carlos Buitrago in Final Round, Retains Title

Puerto Rico's Angel "Tito" Acosta retained his junior flyweight crown (108 pounds) of the World Boxing Organization (WBO) by defeating Nicaraguan mandatory challenger Carlos Buitrago by technical knoc...Read More

Photos: Angel Acosta, Carlos Buitrago - Ready For Battle in PR

Weights Buitrago, Acosta Photos Gallery - SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - The official weigh in was held today for tomorrow night's "La Batalla" pay-per-view event, headlined by the 12-round main event betwe...Read More

Photos: Angel Acosta, Carlos Buitrago - Go Face To Face

Tito Acosta: "I am very excited about this Saturday night's fight. I've been training really hard to get a big win over Buitrago. I only have one thing to tell him about Saturday: he will fail to capt...Read More

News: Acosta vs. Buitrago Officials, Umar Salamov, Jack Catterall

Light Heavyweight prospects Umar Salamov and Brian Howard will meet in a 10-round matchup that will open the SHOWTIME BOXING: SPECIAL EDITION tripleheader Friday, June 22 live on SHOWTIME® (10 p.m. ET...Read More

Cotto: Promoting is More Complex Than Being a Fighter

Future Hall of Fame boxer Miguel Cotto believes that, for him, promoting is even more challenging than fighting. The living legend retired last December with a 41-6 (33 KOs) pro record, in which he be...Read More

Miguel Cotto Helping Polish The Skills of Angel Acosta

Caguas' Angel "Tito" Acosta is not afraid to admit that there is always room to improve his techniques. During a training session for what will be his first defense of the junior flyweight championshi...Read More

News: Acosta vs. Buitrago, Mykal Fox, Nathan Wheatley

World Boxing Organization Light Flyweight World Champion Tito Acosta will showcase his vast skills June 16 in his first title defense against Nicaraguan challenger Carlos "Chocorroncito" Buitrago in t...Read More

Angel Acosta vs. Carlos Buitrago on June 16 in Hato Rey

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Miguel Cotto Promotions hosted a press conference earlier today to announce World Boxing Organization Light Flyweight World Champion Tito Acosta will make his first title defen...Read More

Angel Acosta To Defend WBO World Title on June 16th

Angel "Tito" Acosta, who is currently the world champion at 108 pounds under the World Boxing Organization (WBO), will need a little more time to climb back to the ring to defend his crown, but this t...Read More

Angel Acosta's Mandatory Title Defense is Now Postponed

An injury to Japanese challenger Ryuji Hara, combined with the ongoing visa problem from substitute Merlito Sabillo, has forced Miguel Cotto Promotions to postpone the scheduled mandatory defense of t...Read More

Miguel Cotto, Golden Boy Announce Series of Shows at PR Presser

CAROLINA, PUERTO RICO - With the presence of two of Oscar de la Hoya's top executives from Golden Boy Promotions, the leading promoters in Puerto Rico at the moment, Miguel Cotto Promotions, announced...Read More

Machado, Acosta, Rojas Puerto Rican Triple Eyed - For HBO?

Miguel Cotto not only retired from boxing on December 2, but he also left a void in Puerto Rico - where there is still no boxer to take his place as the new superstar. But there is now a litter of you...Read More

Acosta KOs Alejo in 10th, Wins WBO Light Flyweight Title

NEW YORK – Juan Alejo took Angel Acosta’s punishing punches as long as he could Saturday night. Eventually, though, the hard-hitting, aggressive Acosta overpowered Alejo and knocked him out in the 10t...Read More

Kosei Tanaka Drops, Decisions Angel Acosta To Retain Title

NAGOYA, JAPAN - The fight lived up to the hype, as WBO light flyweight world champion Kosei Tanaka won a twelve round unanimous decision over mandatory challenger and power puncher Angel 'Tito' Acost...Read More

Photos: Kosei Tanaka vs. Angel Acosta - Official Weigh-In

NAGOYA, JAPAN - Highly anticipated light flyweight world title bout between WBO world champion Kosei Tanaka and #1 mandatory challenger and power puncher Angel 'Tito' Acosta is ready to showcase at th...Read More

Kosei Tanaka vs. Angel Acosta Finalized For May 20 in Nagoya

NAGOYA – Kosei Tanaka will defend his WBO light flyweight title for the first time when he takes on Angel Acosta of Puerto Rico in May, his Hatanaka Boxing Gym announced Tuesday....Read More

Angel Acosta Blasts Uutoni, Goes Face To Face With Kosei Tanaka

Coliseo Roger Mendoza, Caguas, Puerto Rico - WBO junior flyweight champion Kosei Tanaka was ringside, scouting a final world title eliminator - which saw Angel "Tito" Acosta (16-0, 16 KOs) continue hi...Read More

Photos: Angel Acosta vs. Jafet Uutoni - Official Weigh-In

CAGUAS, PUERTO RICO - The weights are in and the fighter are ready for battle in the anticipated mini flyweight WBO world title eliminator. Hard puncher and fan favorite Angel 'Tito' Acosta (15-0, 15...Read More