Articles by author: Rene Umanzor(105 results)

Marquez: Tough For Pacquiao To Beat Mayweather in Vegas

According to former four division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez, it's going to be very tough for Manny Pacquiao to defeat Floyd Mayweather Jr. in his hometown of Las Vegas. Marquez faced May...Read More

Marquez: Mayweather Won't Be Greatest With Pacquiao

According to former four division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez, Floyd Mayweather Jr. will not be considered the 'greatest of all time' - even with a victory over division rival Manny Pacquiao. ...Read More

Jhonny Gonzalez Could Face Gary Russell Jr. Next

The featherweight champion of the World Boxing Council (WBC), Jhonny Gonzalez (57-8, 48KOs) could very well face off with Gary Russell Jr. (25-1, 14KOs) next, according to the Mexican champion's promo...Read More

Gonzalez Not Holding His Breath on Mares Rematch

WBC featherweight champion Jhonny Gonzalez (57-8, 48KOs) is not paying too much attention to the recent statements coming from former three division beltholder Abner Mares (28-1-1, 15KOs). Last yea...Read More

Juan Manuel Marquez Ponders Brook Shot, Retirement

Former four division champion Juan Manuel Marquez (56-7-1, 40KOs), 41-years-old, is still undecided on his future. But if he decides to return next year, he will only take part in a single fight and t...Read More

Abner Mares Eye Leo Santa Cruz Showdown in 2015

Former three division world champion Abner Mares (27-1-1, 14KOs) is training for his upcoming fight, which is going to close out his 2014. In 2015, Mares would like to get fights with Leo Santa Cruz a...Read More

De La Hoya Would Do Canelo vs. Chavez, But at 159

Golden Boy Promotions President Oscar De La Hoya is focused on making a 2015 showdown between Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto. But another huge match...Read More

Solis Says Entire Life Changed After Canelo Beating

Former champion Ulises "Archie" Solis is still trying to pick up the pieces of his life after suffering a beating on October 25, 2011 in Guadalajara - which Solis claims came at the hands of Saul 'Can...Read More

Chavez Jr. Wants Arum To Deal With Keane, Not Dad

Former WBC middleweight champion Julio César Chávez Jr. is frustrated that he's currently inactive, but says he doesn't regret his decision to turn down a July fight against Gennady Golovkin - because...Read More

Nacho: Pacquiao 5 Would Be a Hard, Very Difficult Fight

Trainer Nacho Beristain says a fifth bout between Juan Manuel Marquez and Manny Pacquiao is nothing more than a money grab. He says another battle between the two fighters adds no value to the sport, ...Read More

Juan Manuel Marquez: Alvarado Fight Will Be a War!

Former four division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez (55-7-1, 40KOs) is prepared for a war when he faces Mike Alvarado (34-2, 23KOs) next Saturday night at The Forum in Los Angeles, California. Mar...Read More

Chavez Jr: No Top Rank Extension Unless I'm Paid Right

Former WBC middleweight champion Julio César Chávez Jr. is refusing to sign a contract extension with longtime promoter Top Rank, because the Mexican star indicates that he's not being properly compen...Read More

Marquez: Fans Want Pacquiao-Mayweather, Not Part 5!

Former four division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez has once again dismissed the possibility of a fifth fight with Manny Pacquiao. Marquez us training hard for his upcoming fight with Mike Alvarad...Read More

Canelo Broke From Televisa Over Blame For Death

Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez (43-1-1, 31KOs) caused a serious stir in Mexico after announcing that his next fight, on July 12 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, would not be carried by Mexican network Televisa. ...Read More

Chavez Jr: Gennady Golovkin is The Best Option Right Now

Former WBC middleweight champion Julio César Chávez Jr. (48-1-1, 32KOs) has no problem with the formal offer which Top Rank presented to him, to face IBO/WBA middleweight champion Genaddy Golovkin (29...Read More

Jhonny Gonzalez's Promoter Approached About Jorge Arce

Mexican promoter Oswaldo Kuchle has revealed that his company was approached by Zanfer Promotions CEO Fernando Beltran, who wants to get Jorge 'Travieso' Arce (63-7-2, 48KOs) a shot at WBC featherweig...Read More

Beltran: Alvarado Won't Be Easy For Juan Manuel Marquez

Zanfer Promotions CEO Fernando Beltran is predicting a tough night for his fighter, Juan Manuel Marquez (55-7-1, 40KOs), when he steps in the ring with Mike Alvarado (34-2, 23KOs) on the 17th of May a...Read More

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr: I'm Ready For Golovkin or Froch

Former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (48-1-1, 32KOs) is focused on making history, by becoming the first Mexican boxer to win a world title at the super middleweight limit of 168-po...Read More

Juan Diaz Felt The Fire After Pacquiao Got Knocked Out

Juan Diaz (38-4, 19KOs) is ready for his first fight in 2014. He will face Gerardo Robles in a fight that marks the path toward a world title. Diaz, 30-years-old, walked away from boxing in 2010, afte...Read More

Chavez Jr. Refocused, Aims To Be Next Star of Mexico

Julio César Chávez Jr. is fully focused on his career. After suffering his first career loss, and his WBC middleweight title, to Sergio Martinez in 2012 - he tested positive for marijuana and lost int...Read More