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Rigondeaux Training With Ronnie Shields, PBC in Corner Too

Veteran trainer Ronnie Shields is now training another Cuban fight with deep amateur credentials. Former world champion and two-time Olympic gold medal winner Guillermo Rigondeaux is now working with ...Read More

Rigondeaux Looks To Work With DeCubas Jr., Aims To Be Active

As BoxingScene.com reported last month, former world champion Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-1, 11 KOs) has parted ways with Roc Nation, and the boxer has also parted ways with longtime promoter Caribe Prom...Read More

Rigondeaux Smiles: I've Been Back, Good Things Are Coming!

Former world champion Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-1, 11 KOs) has been away from the ring since December 2017, when he suffered the first defeat of his career at the hands of Vasyl Lomachenko. Rigondeaux ...Read More

Flores Motivated By Criticism for ‘Faking’ Against Rigondeaux

Rigondeaux, the former champion’s team, and some factions of fans and media contend Flores could’ve continued once Rigondeaux fouled him after the bell to end the first round of their 122-pound title ...Read More

Rigondeaux Was in Talks For WBSS, But Weight Became an Issue

On Wednesday, the World Boxing Super Series officially announced one of the three weight divisions for their upcoming second season of tournaments. The bantamweight division is the first weight class ...Read More

Rigondeaux's Coach: Rigo Should Not Suffer Over One Bad Night

Veteran trainer Pedro Diaz has stated that although he accepts some criticisms and comments, the prestigious coach affirms that there is still a lot left for former world champion Guillermo Rigondeaux...Read More

Guillermo Rigondeaux Open To Fight Santa Cruz or Mares at 126

Former world champion Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-1, 11 KO) is hoping to get in position to reclaim a title at super bantamweight, but he's also very open to fight the big names at featherweight - accord...Read More

Rigondeaux May Be Forced To Pursue Fights at 126, Says Manager

Alex Bornote, manager for former world champion Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-0-1, 11 KOs), believes his boxer will now have a very difficult time securing fights at 122-pounds - after getting stripped of ...Read More

Rigondeaux's Manager is Furious: The WBA Had it in For Us!

As BoxingScene.com reported on Tuesday, the World Boxing Association made good on their November decision, as they stripped two-time Olympic gold medal winner Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-1, 11 KOs) of th...Read More

Guillermo Rigondeaux is Stripped of WBA World Title

The World Boxing Association made good on their November decision, as they stripped two-time Olympic gold medal winner Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-1, 11 KOs) of the WBA "super" title at 122-pounds....Read More

Bernstein: Beating Loma Was an Impossible Ask of Rigondeaux

Al Bernstein, Hall of Fame expert analyst and longtime member of the Showtime Sports broadcast team, always believed Guillermo Rigondeaux was in way over his head in the contest with Vasyl Lomachenko ...Read More

Ex-Trainer: With Me, Rigo May Have Shocked Lomachenko!

Earlier this month, WBA super bantamweight champion Guillermo Rigondeaux took a huge risk when he moved up in weight, by two full divisions, to challenge WBO super featherweight world champion Vasyl L...Read More

Mayweather Not Impressed With Loma Win: Rigo Too Small

The former pound for pound king, Floyd Mayweather Jr., was not very impressed with Vasyl Lomachenko's one-sided stoppage of Guillermo Rigondeaux, which took place last Saturday night at The Theater in...Read More

Hopkins: Rigondeaux is 90% Done, May Quit Again in Future

Former two division world champion and Golden Boy executive Bernard Hopkins was very impressed with last week's big win by WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko, who made Guillermo Rigonde...Read More

Rigondeaux Trainer Reacts To Critics: My Fighter is No Quitter!

Veteran Cuban trainer Pedro Diaz has come out in defense of his boxer, two-time Olympic gold medal winner Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-1, 11 KOs). Last Saturday night at The Theater in Madison Square Gard...Read More

Kell Brook: My Injuries Were Legit - Rigondeaux Just Quit!

Former IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-2, 25 KOs) is on the comeback trail. It was recently announced that Brook will return on March 3rd in Sheffield, when he makes his official junior middl...Read More

WBA: Rigondeaux Will Be Stripped After Loss To Lomachenko!

The World Boxing Association is moving forward to strip Cuban boxer Guillermo Rigondeaux of his WBA super bantamweight world title. Last Saturday night at The Theater in Madison Square Garden in New Y...Read More

Rigondeaux's Left Hand Bruised, Not Broken, in Lomachenko Loss

Guillermo Rigondeaux’s hand wasn’t broken Saturday night. According to multiple reports, promoter Dino Duva confirmed Tuesday that Rigondeaux suffered a bruise to his left hand, not a fracture, before...Read More

ESPN’s Loma-Rigo Watched By 1.73M; Basic Cable’s No. 2 Since 2012

The ESPN broadcast headlined by the Vasyl Lomachenko-Guillermo Rigondeaux fight Saturday night drew the second-highest audience for boxing on basic cable television since 2012. The 154-minute broadcas...Read More

CompuBox Statistical Update: Lomachenko Now #1 Defender

WBO super featherweight world champion Vasyl Lomachenko, following his dominant performance over Guillermo Rigondeaux, (who landed just 8.4% of his total punches) takes over #1 spot as best defender (...Read More