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Matthysse-Molina, Cunningham, Roach Nab BWAA Awards

Barring injuries, illness or contract disputes, John Molina Jr. and Lucas Matthysse will have both had their first fight of 2015 by the time the annual Boxing Writers Association of America (BWAA) Awa...Read More

Molina Felt He May Have Blown Moment To KO Matthysse

Junior welterweight contender John Molina (27-4, 22KOs) solidified his dangerous reputation in April, when he traded hard punches with one of the most feared boxers in the sport, Lucas Matthysse (35-3...Read More

Matthysse Had 170-56 Land Edge in Final Five Rounds

John Molina moved up in weight, yet was the bigger man- and fought that way through six rounds. After shaking off the rust and the effects of Molina's right hands, junior welterweight banger Lucas Ma...Read More

“Fighting Words” - Matthysse-Molina: Brutally Beautiful

by David P. Greisman - There is the joy of the great fight that breaks out when we wholly expect it to happen, when Diego Corrales and Jose Luis Castillo go toe-to-toe, when Arturo Gatti and Micky War...Read More

Video: John Molina Two-Parter on Matthysse KO Loss

StubHub Center, Carson, California - Luis Sandoval catches up with junior welterweight contender John Molina to discuss his eleventh round knockout loss to Lucas Matthysse in a Fight of The Year battl...Read More

Video: Matthysse on his FOTY KO Win Over Molina

StubHub Center, Carson, Los Angeles - Luis Sandoval catches up with junior welterweight Lucas Matthysse to discuss his Fight of The Year knockout win over John Molina, getting up from two knockdowns, ...Read More

John Molina: I Needed To Prove My Grit, Prove My Will

The boxing world was treated to a great fight Saturday night as Lucas Matthysse and John Molina proved that they not only could give a shot but take one as well as both men took turns putting each oth...Read More

Thurman Headlines, Matthysse-Molina Steals The Show

By Luis Sandoval - StubHub Center, Carson, California - Keith “One Time” Thurman made short work of veteran Julio Diaz as a fight that was just starting to heat up was abruptly stopped after the 3rd r...Read More

Matthysse: Molina is Hardest Puncher I've Ever Faced

Lucas Matthysse can add a Fight of the Year candidate to his resume as he and John Molina put on an action packed fire fight Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, CA. Both guys are known for...Read More

Matthysse Survives Two Knockdowns To Drill Molina

StubHub Center, Carson, California - Junior welterweight Lucas Matthysse (35-3, 33KOs) returned for the first time since last September's decision loss to Danny Garcia and survived two knockdowns to s...Read More

John Molina Warns: Nobody Hits Harder Than Me at 140

John Molina has been called a lot of things throughout his professional career. One thing he has been called more so lately has been the word “underdog.” He has embraced that label a great deal, we...Read More

Matthysse-Molina - CompuBox Historical Review

Both throw and land similar amount of total punches, but junior welterweight contender Lucas Matthysse has more pop and faced better opposition. John Molina's opponents (Lundy, Bey, Williams) landed 4...Read More

Molina on Matthysse: I Won't Let Him Make a Statement

LOS ANGELES --- John Molina is relishing his role as the underdog when he takes on Lucas Matthysse for the vacant WBC Continental Americas light-welterweight title on Saturday at StubHub Center in Car...Read More

Matthysse, Molina Expect War That Won't Require Judges

CARSON --- Judges? Who needs judges? Lucas Matthysse (34-2, 32 KOs) of Trelew, Argentina, and John Molina (27-3, 22 KOs) of Covina are planning to blast away on each other when they go toe-to-toe f...Read More

Molina is Ready To Hit, and Get Hit, By Matthysse

LOS ANGELES --- John Molina has never been known as a defensive specialist. He's more of the blood and guts side of the sweet science rather than the sweet side. That's why many are expecting fi...Read More

Photos: Thurman-Diaz, Matthysse-Molina, More Weigh-In

LOS ANGELES --- Keith "One Time" Thurman is tired of hearing about all of Julio Diaz's experience. Thurman, 25, knows Diaz, 34, is a 15-year veteran with 50 fights on his record. Thurman said none ...Read More

Weights From Cali: Thurman 145.5 Lb, Diaz 146.75 Lb.

Keith Thurman makes his first ring appearance of the year following a breakout campaign in 2013. The unbeaten welterweight squares off versus former lightweight titlist Julio Diaz in a scheduled 12-ro...Read More

Photos: Thurman-Diaz, Matthysse-Molina Final Presser

LOS ANGELES – With Oscar De La Hoya presiding over the festivities, Golden Boy Promotions hosted the final press conference for their exciting, stacked fight card this Saturday, April 26 headlining Ke...Read More

Video: Molina is Eager To Trade Punches With Matthysse

Luis Sandoval catches up with tough junior welterweight contender John Molina to discuss his upcoming fight with former WBC interim-champion Lucas Matthysse of Argentina, which is part of a Showtime t...Read More

Photos: Thurman, Matthysse, Figueroa, Diaz Workouts

LOS ANGELES - Nine of the talented boxers who will fight on a top-notch, action-packed Golden Boys Promotions' fight card this Saturday, April 26, at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., participated...Read More