Articles by author: Miguel Rivera(3498 results)

Canelo Set To Return To The WBC's Rankings in June

Earlier this month, middleweight contender Saul "Canelo" Alvarez was pulled from the WBC's rankings - because of his refusal to enter their Clean Boxing Program - which is run by drug testing agency V...Read More

Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. is Alleged To Have Beaten Man at Gas Station

According to multiple outlets in Puerto Rico, former world champion Wilfredo "Papito" Vazquez Jr. was charged with assaulting a man in the face. According to a police report, agents of the Bayamon pre...Read More

Carlos Cuadras Leaves Rehab, Ready To Get Back in The Mix

Mexico's Carlos "Principe" Cuadras has finished his rehabilitation and now he feels ready to get back in the mix. As reported a few weeks ago, Cuadras entered rehabilitation to overcom...Read More

Jose Benavidez Aims To Secure Terence Crawford Showdown

Welterweight contender Jose Benavidez Jr. is really hoping to get his hands on Terence Crawford (32-0, 23 KOs). The two boxers have traded words in person, and they have also traded words on social me...Read More

Omar Chavez: Other Fighters Have Lost - They Are Now Legends!

Junior middleweight contender Omar Chavez (36-5-1, 24 KOs) has no intention of retiring from the sport. On Saturday night in Durango, Mexico, the 28-year-old boxer suffered another career loss when he...Read More

Chavez Sr. Angry, Trainer Shakes Head at Omar Chavez Defeat

Last night in Durango, junior middleweight contender Omar Chavez (36-5-1, 24 KOs) once again suffered a career setback when he lost a ten round unanimous decision to underdog Jose Carlos Paz. Chavez w...Read More

Diego Magdaleno Grabs Win in Mexico, Hopes For Title Shot

After being inactive for more than a year and a half, Diego Magdaleno (30-2, 13 KOs) finally returned to the ring in Playa del Carmen in Mexico to secure a fifth round stoppage win over Emanuel Herrer...Read More

Miguel Berchelt vs. Jonathan Victor Barros in Play For June 23

Miguel Berchelt will make the third defense of the super featherweight championship of the World Boxing Council on June 23 in venue to be determined in Mexico, against former world featherweight champ...Read More

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr: I Want 2-3 Fights, Then Gennady Golovkin

Former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (50-3-1, 32 KOs) is putting together a new plan of attack for the future. The Mexican boxer has been inactive since May of 2017, when he lost a ...Read More

David Benavidez vs. Matt Korobov in Play For Garcia-Easter

According to multiple sources in Mexico, WBC super middleweight champion David Benavidez (20-0, 17 KOs) will make the next defense of his title against Matt Korobov (28-1, 14 KOs) of Russia in July 28...Read More

Chavez Jr. Reflects on Loss To Canelo, Vows To Bounce Back

Former world middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (50-3-1, 32 KOs) has been out of the ring since May 2017, when he suffered a one-sided twelve round decision loss to Mexican rival Canelo Alva...Read More

Orlando Salido Arrested, Alleged To Have Stolen 16 Cans of Beer

According to multiple reports in Mexico, former world champion Orlando "El Siri" Salido was arrested earlier today in his native Ciudad Obregón, Sonora. Salido, who is candidate for local deputy for D...Read More

Luis Nery vs. Jetro Pabustan Set Down For June 9 in Tijuana

The return of former world champion Luis 'Pantera' Nery is approaching, and it will not be in San Diego, California as expected, but in the Municipal Auditorium of his native Tijuana, Baja California....Read More

Canelo Vows To Erase Doubts: This Will Make Me Much Stronger!

As reported on Tuesday on, former world chamion Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez has signed up for year-round testing with the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association (VADA) after losing his WBC rankin...Read More

Munguia: I'm Willing To Face Jermell Charlo - I Want That Belt

WBO junior middleweight champion Jaime Munguia (29-0, 25 KOs) wants more world titles around his waist. Munguia, who is the new hero of Tijuana, wants to get his hands on the WBC world title, which is...Read More

Jaime Munguia vs. Liam Smith Has To Happen, Says WBO Prez

As previously reported on, newly crowned WBO super welterweight champion Jaime Munguia of Mexico, and his promoter Fernando Beltran, are waiting for the opportunity to make a defense i...Read More

Beltran on Facing Lomachenko: At My Age - I Need The Big Fights

WBO lightweight world champion Ray Beltran (35-7-1, 21 KOs) has been out of the ring since capturing the title, but he's a very strong candidate to face newly crowned WBA champion Vasiliy Lomachenko (...Read More

WBC Prez: Canelo Dropped After Not Enrolling in Testing Program

According to the president of the World Boxing Council (WBC), Mauricio Sulaiman, his organization was forced to remove Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez from their middleweight rankings due his failure to enroll ...Read More

Munguia: Next Year I'll Go To 160 - I Want Canelo or Golovkin!

Newly crowned WBO junior middleweight world champion Jaime Munguia (29-0, 25 KOs) is planning to make a move to the middleweight division in 2019 - and he wants the two biggest names at the weight. ...Read More

Christopher Diaz Aims To Fight For Loma's WBO Title

The 130-pound NABO champion, Christopher "Pitufo" Diaz, could fight for his first world title as early as the middle or end of July. With no time to lose, the undefeated contender with a record of 23-...Read More