Articles by author: Elisinio Castillo(601 results)

Rigondeaux's Coach: Rigo Should Not Suffer Over One Bad Night

Veteran trainer Pedro Diaz has stated that although he accepts some criticisms and comments, the prestigious coach affirms that there is still a lot left for former world champion Guillermo Rigondeaux...Read More

Linares: I'm Confident That I Can Beat Lomachenko!

Venezuela's Jorge Linares, who holds the WBA lightweight championship, is clear about his future - he wants to fight two-time Olympic gold medal winner Vasyl Lomachenko. Lomachenko is scheduled to ret...Read More

Ugas Motivated To Shock Experts, Topple Errol Spence For IBF Belt

On Saturday night at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Cuba's Yordenis Ugas scored a seventh round knockout over Ray Robinson in an IBF welterweight eliminator. Ugas (21-3, 10 KOs), is rank...Read More

Roman Gonzalez Has Interest in Donnie Nietes For Vacant Belt

The team behind former four division world champion Roman 'Chocolatito' Gonzalez is very interested in a showdown against Filipino veteran Donnie Nietes for the vacant World Boxing Organization (WBO) ...Read More

Ricardo Mayorga Accepts Fight in Texas, Breaks Short Retirement

Last month, former welterweight and junior middleweight champion, Ricardo 'El Matador' Mayorga, 44 years old, announced to his fans that it was time to retire from the sport. But that decision has qui...Read More

Chocolatito Return Pushed Back To May, on Canelo-Golovkin?

Carlos Blandon, manager of former four division world champion Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez, says his boxer's return to the ring is being pushed back to the month of May. Initially the fight was going...Read More

Celestino Caballero Sentenced To 5 Years in Prison For Drugs

The former world boxing champion Celestino "Pelenchin" Caballero was sentenced to five years in prison for drug related charges. The sentence was carried out in the First Criminal Court, in which Caba...Read More

Lucas Matthysse: If I Would Have Lost - I Would Have Retired

WBA 'regular' welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse (39-4, 36 KOs), 35 years old, is very motivated to land a very big fight in the near future. Last month, Matthysse finally achieved his dream of get...Read More

Omar Narvaez Decisions Vargas, Now Waits For Zolani Tete

Former two division world champion Omar Narvaez stayed busy on Saturdya night in the city of Puerto Madryn, Chubut, Argentina, in the headline fight of a an OR Promotions televised card. Narvaez picke...Read More

Lara's Manager: After Hurd, Stage is Set To Target Charlo's Belt

On April 7th, WBA/IBO junior middleweight champion Erislandy Lara (25-2-2, 14 KOs) will take his first step in unifying the division when he faces IBF world champion Jarrett Hurd (21-0, 15 KOs). Lara ...Read More

Omar Narvaez To Stay Busy For Zolani Tete, Fights in Argentina

Former two division world champion Omar Narvaez (47-2-2, 25 KOs) will stay busy, as he booked a fight for this coming Saturday night in Puerto Madryn, Argentina. He will go against Jesus Vargas (16-1...Read More

Matthysse Arrives Home, Stays Firm on Wanting Pacquiao, Garcia

Newly crowned WBA "regular" welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse (39-4, 36 KOs) arrived home to Argentina with hundreds of fans waiting at the airport, hoping to take photos with boxer and get autogr...Read More

Dorticos Warns Gassiev: An Atomic Bomb Will Drop in Russia!

IBF cruiserweight world champion Murat Gassiev (25-0, 18 KOs) has been issued a warning from his upcoming opponent, WBA world champion Yunier Dorticos (22-0, 21 KOs). The two undefeated heavy hitters ...Read More

Barthelemy Takes Advantage of Delayed Date For Relikh Title Fight

Rances Barthelemy was so focused for his rematch against Kiryl Relikh, that when they told him the fight had been postponed until further notice, he could not help but grimace. His mind and body were ...Read More

Luis Ortiz Vows Pain: I'll Tear The Skin Off Deontay Wilder's Body!

Cuban heavyweight puncher Luis Ortiz (28-0, 24 KOs) is promising to cap off the start of the year with a tremendous knockout over WBC world champion Deontay Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs). Their clash will tak...Read More

Mayorga Emotional: Time To Hang Up The Gloves, Say Goodbye

Former welterweight and junior middleweight champion, Ricardo 'El Matador' Mayorga, 44 years old, has finally decided to call it a day for his professional career. Mayorga was last seen in the ring la...Read More

Chocolatito Feels He Should Have Delayed Sor Rungvisai Bouts

Nicaragua's Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez (46-2, 38 KOs) accepts that he made a very hasty decision by heading right into an immediate rematch with Srisaket Sor Rungvisai of Thailand. Gonzalez made his...Read More

Barrera Brings in Chris Algieri To Further Prepare For Dmitry Bivol

Light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera (21-1, 14 KO) and his team have brought in former world champion Chris Algieri to use as a nutritionist to further prepare for the upcoming showdown with W...Read More

Roman Gonzalez Will Not Rush To a Title Fight With Kal Yafai

Four division world champion Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez (46-2, 38 KOs) has returned to the Roger Deshon gym in Managua, Nicaragua, where he`s been working with trainer Gustavo Herrera, and he's also...Read More

Stevenson-Jack To Land in March, Alvarez-Gvozdyk To Purse Bid

Earlier this month, World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman explained that his organization had mapped out a plan to get the light heavyweight division in order. The organization had already ...Read More