Articles by author: Salvador Rodriguez(357 results)

Cotto's Adviser Says Team Canelo Won't Dictate Terms

Gaby Penagaricano, legal adviser to WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto (39-4, 32KOs), says the Puerto Rican star's future plans are not revolving around a potential May fight with Saul "Canelo" Al...Read More

Canelo's Manager: Big Fight in May is The Target

Manager Edison Reynoso is disappointed with Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (44-1-1, 31KOs) being forced to withdraw from his December return, but notes that his boxer's course remains the same for 2015. Can...Read More

Gonzalez Admits He Held Back During Arce Beating

WBC featherweight champion Jhonny Gonzalez was a huge favorite going into Saturday's fight against former multi-division champion Jorge Arce. The fight, which took place in Arce's hometown of Los Moch...Read More

Jorge Arce: I'm Leaving Boxing With My Head Held High

Former four division world champion Jorge Arce (64-8-2, 49KOs), 35-years-old, is retiring from boxing and says this time it's for good. He retired in 2012 after suffering a knockout loss to Nonito Don...Read More

Nacho: Jorge Arce is Dangerous Because He's Crazy

A war is expected later tonight in Los Mochis, when Jhonny Gonzalez defends his WBC featherweight championship against former four division world champion Jorge Arce. The fight will be televised by Te...Read More

Carlos Molina Aims To Impress With Defense Against K9

IBF junior middleweight champion Carlos Molina (22-5-2, 6KOs) is looking for a fresh start on October 11th in Cancun, when he defends his title against mandatory challenger and former champion Corneli...Read More

Chavez Jr Claims Free Agent Status, Top Rank Disagrees

Former middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. believes he is a promotional free agent and capable of negotiating to involve himself in potential fights. The Mexican star claims his contract with...Read More

Chavez Open To The Idea of Facing Canelo at 162

Two days ago, Golden Boy Promotions President Oscar De La Hoya discussed the numerous fight possibilities involving Saul "Canelo" Alvarez on HBO. De La Hoya said Canelo's decision to move back to the ...Read More

Brandon Rios Return Eyed For 1/31, Alvarado Trilogy

The return of welterweight contender Brandon Rios (32-2-1, 23KOs) is being targeted for a date of January 31, according to his longtime trainer Robert Garcia. Rios only saw action once in 2014, win...Read More

De La Hoya: Canelo-Chavez Possible at 160 or 162-Pounds

Golden Boy Promotions President Oscar De La Hoya is stoked about Saul "Canelo" Alvarez's return to HBO - opening the door for future fights against Manny Pacquiao, Miguel Cotto and his Mexican rival, ...Read More

De La Hoya Says Clottey is Durable Foe For Canelo

Promoter Oscar De La Hoya says former champion Joshua Clottey is a durable opponent for the December return of Mexican super Saul "Canelo" Alvarez. Clottey is under high consideration for the fight. D...Read More

Stiverne-Wilder Avoids Purse Bid, Agreement Reached

According to World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman, the ordered fight between WBC heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne and mandatory challenger Deontay Wilder will avoid a scheduled purse ...Read More

Mares-Santa Cruz Very Possible, Says De La Hoya

The President of Golden Boy Promotions, Oscar De La Hoya, says a fight between Leo Santa Cruz (28-0-1, 16KOs) and Abner Mares (27-1-1, 14KOs) at the Staples Center in Los Angeles is a very possible m...Read More

Garcia Confirms Departure From Mayweather's Team

Rafael Garcia has confirmed that he is no longer the cutman and/or the man to wrap the hands of WBC/WBA welterweight/junior middleweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. Garcia has been the cutman and th...Read More

Mares More Than Willing To Accept Santa Cruz Clash

Former three division world champion Abner Mares (27-1-1, 14KOs) is very open to facing Leo Santa Cruz (28-0-1, 16KOs), the WBC super bantamweight king. Their mutual promoter Oscar De La Hoya of Golde...Read More

Rubio: Beating Golovkin Would Be My Ultimate Triumph

Less than one month remains before Marco Antonio "Veneno" Rubio steps into the ring to trade punches with WBC/IBO middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin of Kazakhstan at the StubHub Center in Carson, ...Read More

Marcos Maidana Will Target The Big Fights in 2015

Former champion Marcos Maidana (35-5, 31KOs) will take a nice long rest and spend time with his family before he sits down to discuss his ring return. Maidana has fought three times, in three tough fi...Read More

Miguel Vazquez: Haymon Promises Rematch With Bey

Suffering his first loss in his last 14 trips to the ring, Miguel Vazquez is eager for revenge to regain his the lightweight title of the International Boxing Federation. Vazquez's manager Al Haymon h...Read More

Molina Eyes Unification: I Can Beat Floyd Mayweather!

IBF junior middleweight champion Carlos Molina (22-5-2, 6KOs) wants a unification fight with WBC/WBA champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. (47-0, 26KOs). Molina must first overcome a mandatory defense of his ...Read More

Humberto Soto-Mauricio Herrera Eyed For December 6

Last Saturday night in Las Vegas, former multi-division champion Humberto Soto scored a ten round decision over dangerous John Molina at the MGM Grand. The fight took place on the Mayweather-Maidana I...Read More