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Tuesday Review: Jon Schorle Deserved Better Than HBO

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - Another traveling circus – this time up Florida’s Atlantic coast to close out a particularly well-timed mental health weekend – yields another cluttered Tuesday notebook: I’m ...Read More

“Fighting Words” – Anatomy of Another Texas Travesty

by David P. Greisman - It was nowhere near the first controversy to come from a boxing match in Texas. And it is far from the last that will come, at this rate. Disqualifying Carlos Molina — and de...Read More

Team Molina: Ref Violated Texas Rules in Kirkland Fight

The representatives of junior middleweight Carlos Molina have the following official response to his improper disqualification Saturday night against James Kirkland in a WBC Light Middleweight Semi-Fi...Read More

Kirkland: If He Wants Another Ass-Whooping, I'm All For It

Junior middleweight contender James Kirkland (31-1, 27KOs) is ready to fight Carlos Molina (19-5-2, 6KOs) in a rematch, but it depends on the ultimate decision of his management team. ...Read More

Carlos Molina: I Was Ready To Go, I Trained for 15 Rounds

Junior middleweight contender Carlos Molina (19-5-2, 6KOs) is shocked with Saturday's disqualification loss to James Kirkland (31-1, 27KOs), which took place on Saturday night at Reliant Arena in Hous...Read More

James Kirkland: I Don't Think Molina Would Have Lasted

Junior middleweight contender James Kirkland (31-1, 27KOs) believes that he would have finished off Carlos Molina (19-5-2, 6KOs) in the eleventh round of their WBC eliminator on Saturday night at Reli...Read More

CompuBox Stats: Molina Outlands The Sluggish Kirkland

Carlos Molina outlanded the sluggish James Kirkland in eight of ten rounds. Kirkland landed just 19% of his total punches while averaging just 53 punches thrown per round....Read More

Video: Carlos Molina Discusses DQ Loss To Kirkland

Michael Campbell catches up with junior welterweight Carlos Molina to discuss his controversial disqualification loss to James Kirkland. ...Read More

Photos: Erik Morales' Last Stand, Kirkland Wins By DQ

Danny Garcia (23-0, 14 KOs) captured the vacant WBC junior welterweight title with a twelve round unanimous decision over four-division world champion Erik Morales (52-8, 36 KOs) on Saturday night at ...Read More

Team Molina To Appeal Disqualification Defeat To Kirkland

Junior middleweight contender Carlos Molina (19-5-2, 6KOs) is planning to appeal his controversial ten round disqualification loss to James Kirkland (31-1, 27KOs), says promoter Leon Margules to Boxin...Read More

Video: Morales vs Garcia, Kirkland vs Molina Post Presser

Michael Campbell catches the post fight press conference to the junior welterweight bout between Erik Morales and Danny Garcia. Hear from Morales, Garcia, James Kirkland, Carlos Molina, Oscar De La Ho...Read More

Tijuana Sunset? Garcia Likely Closes Final Morales Chapter

by Cliff Rold - It was a thinking man’s bruiser on Saturday night at the Reliant Arena in Houston, Texas as 24-year old Danny Garcia (23-0, 14 KO) of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, scored a late knockdow...Read More

Photos: Morales-Garcia, Kirkland-Molina Post-Fight Presser

The post-fight press conference for HBO's doubleheader. Danny Garcia (23-0, 14 KOs) captured the vacant WBC junior welterweight title with a twelve round unanimous decision over four-division world ch...Read More

Kirkland Beats Molina By Controversial Disqualification

Reliant Arena, Houston, Texas - Carlos Molina (19-5-2, 6KOs) was winning the fight, but lost a controversial ten round disqualification to James Kirkland (31-1, 27KOs) in a WBC final eliminator. ...Read More

CompuBox Comparison: James Kirkland-Carlos Molina

CompuBox takes a detailed look at the last five fights for junior middleweights James Kirkland and Carlos Molina. Kirkland averaged 30 more punches thrown per round than Molina and landed eight more p...Read More

B-Scene Staff Predictions: Morales-Garcia; Kirkland-Molina

When HBO’s boxing departments first mapped out plans for 2012, the card we get this weekend was originally slated as its season debut. However, emergency surgery required by Erik Morales to remove gal...Read More

Lara: Molina Has Balls, Rooting For Him To Beat Kirkland

In recent article on BoxingScene.com, junior middleweight Carlos Molina (19-4-2, 6KOs) discussed his pursuit of a rematch with Erislandy Lara (15-1-1, 10KOs). Molina and Lara fought to a controversial...Read More

Kirkland Vows Not To Repeat Ishida Mistake With Molina

James Kirkland claims he couldn’t possibly take Carlos Molina lightly, not after the Ishida Nobuhiro debacle. ...Read More

Photos: Erik Morales Fails, Garcia on Point, Kirkland, More

Erik Morales was over the limit for Saturday’s showdown with Danny Garcia (22-0, 14KOs), which headlines an HBO-televised doubleheader (10PM ET/PT) from Reliant Arena in Houston. As the scales read 14...Read More

Merchant Discusses Kirkland vs Molina, Morales vs Garcia

This weekend, HBO’s World Championship Boxing will stage a doubleheader from the Reliant Arena in Houston, Texas when WBC junior welterweight champion and Mexican legend Erik Morales defends his belt ...Read More