Articles by author: Osiris Mendez Cruz(25 results)

Cesar Juarez Eyes Rigondeaux Mandatory WBO Shot

Cesar Juarez (17-3, 13KOs), who captured the vacant WBO international super bantamweight title last month with a win over former champion Juan Carlos Sanchez Jr., is now ranked in the top spot and fee...Read More

Jhonny Gonzalez Eyes March Return, Hopes For Mares

World Boxing Council (WBC) featherweight champion Jhonny Gonzalez (57-8. 48KOs) is looking to return on a date in March, in the United States, and is ready for a very big year in a very hot division l...Read More

Golovkin To Hit Mexico To Get Belted By The WBC

The newly crowned interim-World Boxing Council (WBC) middleweight champion, Gennady Golovkin (31-0, 28KOs), is going to hit Mexico next month to official receive his green and gold belt. Already the W...Read More

Jhonny Gonzalez' Promoter Eyes Nicholas Walters Bout

Promoter Oswaldo Kuchle, who guides the career of WBC featherweight champion Jhonny Gonzalez, revealed that talks have already begun for a unification with WBA champion Nicholas Walters. Kuchle and...Read More

Sergio Thompson Eyes Ring Return in December

According to promoter Pepe Gomez of Cancun Boxing, Sergio "Yeyo" Thompson will return to action on a date in December, in the United States, and potentially in a super featherweight eliminatory for a ...Read More

Jhonny Gonzalez Eyes Arce Win, December Defense

WBC featherweight champion Jhonny Gonzalez (56-8, 47KOs) is looking to end the year with a lot of activity. Up first is an all-Mexican fiesta with former four division champion Jorge Arce (64-7-2, 49K...Read More

Rubio Embraces The Tough Challenge of Facing Golovkin

Already training hard with Robert Garcia in Oxnard, California, WBC interim-middleweight champion Marco Antonio Rubio (59-6-1, 51 KOs) looks forward to what he views as the most important fight of his...Read More

Sulaiman: Golovkin-Rubio Winner in Line For Cotto

World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman has confirmed that Marco Antonio Rubio's WBC interim-middleweight title will be at stake when he faces on WBA/IBO champion Gennady Golovkin (30-0, 27KO...Read More

Jhonny Gonzalez-Jorge Arce Bout Still in The Works

The respective promoters for Jhonny Gonzalez (Promociones del Pueblo) and Jorge Arce (Zanfer Promotions) are trying to work out various issues in order to finalize a September 20th showdown in Los Moc...Read More

Rubio Pushing To Get Mandatory Shot at Miguel Cotto

Marco Antonio Rubio (59-6-1, 51KOs) is pushing to get his "mandatory fight" against WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto (39-4, 32KOs). The World Boxing Council ordered then champion Sergio Martinez...Read More

Canelo Prepared For an Early Rush By Erislandy Lara

Guadalajara's Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (43-1-1, 31 KOs) feels ready for whatever Erislandy Lara (19-1-2, 12 KOs), the WBA's 'regular' champion at 154, brings to the table at the MGM Grand Las Vegas. It w...Read More

Nacho Says Marquez Had Blister, Likes Pacquiao in Macau

According to trainer Nacho Beristain, Mike Alvarado was very lucky last Saturday night at The Forum in Inglewood, California. The Hall of Fame trainer revealed that Juan Manuel Marquez had a very bad ...Read More

Roman Gonzalez Inches Closer To Estrada Rematch

Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez (37-0, 31 KOs) is inching closer to a rematch with Mexico's Juan Francisco "Gallo" Estrada (25-2, 18 KOs), holder of the flyweight world championship of the World Boxing O...Read More

Chavez Could Get Crack at Stieglitz-Abraham Winner

According to World Boxing Organization President Francisco "Paco" Valcarcel, former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (47-1-1, 32KOs) could have the opportunity to challenge for the WBO...Read More

Erik Morales Says Humberto Soto is Possibly Next

Former four-division world champion, Erik Morales (52-9, 36KOs), is ready to start training for his final two career fights. The first match will happen in early August, with the second taking place b...Read More

Canelo Working With Centeno, Eager For Trout War

WBC 154-pound champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (41-0-1, 30 KOs) is going hard in camp as he prepares for his April 20th unification with WBA champion Austin Trout (26-0, 14 KOs), taking place at the Ala...Read More

Marquez Says Winning Bradley's WBO Belt is One Goal

Juan Manuel Marquez's future in boxing is not yet determined, but the Mexican star is very motivated when discussing the possibility of winning a fifth world title. He has an enormous amount of intere...Read More

Canelo is Pumped About Taking Career To The Next Level

WBC 154-pound champion Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (41-0-1, 30KOs) is very eager to prove himself against tougher and more dangerous opponents. He gets his chance on April 20th in San Antonio, when he takes...Read More

Nacho Says It's Now or Never For Chavez Jr. Agreement

Veteran trainer Nacho Beristain is willing to reach an agreement with former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (46-1-1, 32KOs). reported on Saturday that Chavez spoke to...Read More

Jhonny Gonzalez Confident of Reclaiming WBC Belt

Former multi-division champion Jhonny Gonzalez (52-8, 45KOs) is hoping to get his hands on Daniel Ponce de Leon in the first half of the year. Gonzalez lost his title to Ponce De Leon on September 15 ...Read More