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Mares Confident He'll Make Right Adjustments To Beat Santa Cruz

On June 9th at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, Abner Mares will get the opportunity for revenge, when he battles WBA featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz (34-1-1, 19 KOs) in a rematch. Back at the...Read More

Photos: Leo Santa Cruz Putting in Work For Abner Mares Clash

Leo Santa Cruz Training Photos Gallery - Featherweight world champion Leo Santa Cruz hosted a media workout in Los Angeles Tuesday as he prepares for his world title rematch against four-time world ch...Read More

Robert Garcia: Mares Will Throw Combos, Break Santa Cruz Down

Abner Mares, and trainer Robert Garcia, are hoping that the second time is the charm, when the challenge WBA featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz (34-1-1, 19 KOs) on June 9th at Staples Center in Los...Read More

Photos: Abner Mares Putting in Work For Leo Santa Cruz Rematch

Abner Mares Workout Photos Gallery - Four-time world champion Abner Mares, along with trainer Robert Garcia, hosted media at their training camp in Riverside, California Wednesday ahead of the feather...Read More

Frampton: Valdez Won't Be Ready, Selby-Warrington Winner Next

Carl Frampton (25-1, 14 KOs), 31-years-old, is focused on regaining a world title in 2018. Frampton, a former two division world champion, lost his WBA featherweight title by way of a close twelve rou...Read More

Leo Santa Cruz: I'm Expecting a Smarter Mares in Our Rematch

Leo Santa Cruz expects to encounter a smarter, more tactical Abner Mares when they fight again June 9 in Los Angeles. Santa Cruz won their first fight by majority decision, yet even Mares admits he lo...Read More

Leo Santa Cruz, Abner Mares Staying Away From Eating Meat

Some Mexican boxers have shown solidarity with the situation that affected compatriot Canelo Alvarez after his positive test for clenbuterol for a supposed consumption of red meat in his country. Howe...Read More

Photos: Leo Santa Cruz, Abner Mares - Square Up in Los Angeles

Mares, Santa Cruz Rematch Press Conference Photos Gallery - Featherweight world champions Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares met face to face at a press conference in downtown Los Angeles Tuesday and disc...Read More

Santa Cruz vs. Mares Rematch Announced For Staples Center

Santa Cruz (33-1-1, 18 KOs) and Mares (30-2-1, 15 KOs) first met in August 2015 at STAPLES Center and went toe-to-toe for 12 fast-paced rounds, with Santa Cruz eventually earning the majority decision...Read More

Frampton: I'll Need To Be at My Best To Beat Nonito Donaire

The Northern Irishman has drawn a line under the last 12 months, in which he lost his world title and split with his trainer and his manager. Carl Frampton feels he is enjoying boxing more than ever ...Read More

Jesus Rojas Targets Leo Santa Cruz vs. Abner Mares Winner

It took 19 years for Jesus Rojas to fulfill a promise he made to his deceased father to win the world title. Earlier this week, the boxer (26-1-2, 19 KO's) formally received the World Boxing Associati...Read More

Frampton Dares Leo Santa Cruz To Show a Pair Like Donaire

Carl Frampton (24-1, 14 KO’s) is getting for one of his toughest career fights, against former four-weight world champion Nonito Donaire (38-4, 24 KO’s) at Belfast’s SSE Arena on the 21st of April....Read More

Photos: Broner vs. Figueroa, Lara vs. Hurd - Face To Face

NEW YORK - SHOWTIME Sports and Premier Boxing Champions unveiled the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING television lineup for the first half of 2018 in an unprecedented, first-of-its-kind Boxing Upfront at...Read More

Broner-Figueroa, Stevenson-Jack, Lara-Hurd Set For Showtime

NEW YORK – Showtime’s Stephen Espinoza was preparing to announce much of the network’s boxing schedule through June during a unique event Wednesday afternoon at a restaurant in Manhattan....Read More

Mares on Santa Cruz Rematch, Valdez-Quigg, Frampton-Donaire

Abner Mares, the WBA "regular" featherweight champion, revealed his plans for 2018, including the possibility of a rematch against the WBA 'super' champ Leo Santa Cruz, as well as the chance of enroll...Read More

Mares Would Like To Face Santa Cruz, Valdez, Frampton in 2018

Three-time world champion Abner Mares appeared on ESPN's A los Golpes in Mexico City and said he expected a rematch against WBA featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz to take place on a date in the mon...Read More

Santa Cruz vs. Mares II Just Waiting on Venue Date, Says Schaefer

According to promoter Richard Schaefer of Ringstar Sports, he is simply looking for a date at the Staples Center in Los Angeles to finalize the rematch between WBA featherweight world champions Abner ...Read More

Mares Wants Leo Santa Cruz Next, Will Not Wait Around For Him

Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares engaged in an exciting battle in August, 2015 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Santa Cruz won the fight via majority decision and Mares has campaigned for a rematch...Read More

Schaefer Aims To Put Santa Cruz vs. Mares Rematch at Staples

Fights are being penciled in for the 2018 boxing schedule, and the rematch between WBA featherweight titlist Leo Santa Cruz, and challenger Abner Mares is still looking for a date and venue. The figh...Read More

Selby: Santa Cruz Won't Face Frampton in Belfast - But I Will!

LEE SELBY is hoping for a better 2018 after hard times both inside and outside the ring this year. The Welshman’s fight against Argentina’s Jonathan Barros in Las Vegas in January was cancelled at les...Read More