Articles by author: Miguel Rivera(3706 results)

Chavez Jr. Admits To Abusing Drugs, Alcohol After Martinez Loss

Former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. will return to the ring on December 1, against veteran and countryman Alfredo Angulo. The bout will serve as a special attraction - for the card...Read More

Chocolatito Reveals Offer For Yafai, Wants Sor Rungvisai Trilogy

Roman 'Chocolatito' Gonzalez has revealed that he received an offer to face Khalid "Kal" Yafai in 2019 for the super flyweight championship of the World Boxing Association. Gonzalez will review that o...Read More

Diego De La Hoya Faints While Training To Make Weight, Fight Off

Super bantamweight Diego De La Hoya will not be in action on Saturday night in his native Mexicali. According to ESPN Deportes, the young Mexican fighter fainted while training for Saturday's fight, ...Read More

Mikey Garcia Ready: I Have Everything To Beat Errol Spence!

On Tuesday, a fight that nobody expected to get finalized was officially announced for March 16th at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence (24-0, 21 KOs) will defend...Read More

Canelo Feels Mikey Garcia Has a Very Tough Task With Spence

Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, like many other experts, believes Mikey Garcia has a very tough assignment in moving up to the welterweight division to challenge IBF world champion Errol Spen...Read More

Felix Verdejo's Manager: We'd Like The Winner of Hooker-Saucedo

Felix "El Diamante" Verdejo is satisfied with the outcome of his first fight, seven months after suffering an unexpected defeat by technical knockout at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Verdejo...Read More

Felix Verdejo Returns in Style, Crushes Cruz in Two Rounds

Puerto Rican prospect Felix Verdejo (24-1, 16 KOs) returned in style with a second round knockout win of Mexico's Yardley Armenta Cruz (24-12) at the Mario Quijote Morales Coliseum in Guaynabo, Puerto...Read More

Arum: Golovkin Already Beat Canelo - He Should Face Ramirez!

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum sees no reason for middleweight contender Gennady Golovkin (38-1-1, 34 KOs) to jump over to streaming service DAZN for a trilogy fight with Saul "Canelo" Alvarez. ...Read More

Francisco Vargas Ready To Face Machado or Berchelt

Former world champion Francisco 'Bandido' Vargas revealed that while there is a strong possibility of challenging Puerto Rican champion Alberto 'Explosivo' Machado, the opportunity has also arisen to ...Read More

Felix Verdejo Embraces a "New Beginning" For His Career

Puerto Rico's Felix 'El Diamante' Verdejo is ready to revamp his career after an unexpected defeat by TKO in March. The Puerto Rican is clear that his upcoming fight against Yardley Armenta Cruz will ...Read More

Berchelt Wants Gervonta Davis, Machado, Farmer and Ito

After overcoming what he considered to be his toughest fight as a champion, boxer Miguel "Alacran" Berchelt wants to prove that he is the best super featherweight in the world and will look to unify t...Read More

Boxer, 49-Years-Old, Passes Away After Knockout Loss

Italian boxer Christian Daghio, who was very popular in Thailand after moving there a decade ago, has passed away at the age of 49-years-old after suffering a bad knockout loss at the hands of Don Par...Read More

Trainer Crossing Fingers That Felix Verdejo Can Rebuild Career

At one point he was being pushed as the next boxing superstar from Puerto Rico, but now Fekix Verdejo is just trying to rebuild his damaged career. Ricky Marquez, the manager and head trainer of Verde...Read More

Juanma: Gamboa Asked For The Fight - He's Going To Have It!

Nearing the final lap of his professional career, former world champion Juan Manuel 'Juanma' Lopez (36-6, 32 KOs), 35-years-old, is motivated to stage the one fight that never took place during the pr...Read More

Oscar Valdez Aims For January 12 Return To Land in Mexico City

WBO featherweight world champion Oscar Valdez is hoping that his upcoming return, on January 12, will take place at the Mexico City Arena in what would be his first fight on Mexican soil since his deb...Read More

Mikey Garcia on Dropping IBF: Too Many Big Fights Looming

With the intention of finalizing a fight in the first two months of 2019 with IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence, it was recently announced that Mikey Garcia officially vacated the lightweight tit...Read More

Roman Gonzalez vs. Pedro Guevara in Play For December 8

A deal is inching closer for the next opponent for former four division world champion Roman 'Chocolatito' Gonzalez. Gonzalez is slated to return to the ring on December 8, as part of the the final te...Read More

Jorge Lara in Serious Condition After Being Shot in Mexico

Mexican fighter Jorge 'Pilon' Lara is reportedly in serious condition after being shot on Tuesday night in his native Guadalajara, Jalisco, according to a report by ESPN Deportes. Lara, 27, with a pro...Read More

Alberto Machado Plans For 1-2 More Fights Before Move To 135

Unbeaten Puerto Rican puncher Alberto "El Explosivo" Machado is looking for bigger things after retaining his "regular" super featherweight title of the World Boxing Association (WBA). Machado - with ...Read More

Jesus Soto-Karass Says Neeco Macias Will Be Final Career Fight

According to Jesus Soto-Karass (28-13-4, 18 KOs), his 17 years as a professional boxer will come to an end on November 8th, when he faces undefeated prospect Neeco Macias (17-0, 10 KOs) in a super wel...Read More