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Gavronski stops Vera in Six at the Boat

by on Sep.16, 2017, under Boxing News

By Ricardo Ibarra

 

Resurging super middleweight prospect Mike “Imagine Me” Gavronski (24-2-1, 15 KOs) turned in an impressive showing on Saturday night, scoring a sixth round stoppage win over Brian Vera (26-12, 16 KOs) at the Emerald Queen Casino in Tacoma, Washington. Fighting in the main event of Brian Halquist Productions’ Battle at the Boat 112, Gavronski out-boxed Vera for a majority of the fight before landing a series of shots in the sixth that led to the referee stopping it.

Gavronski utilized his longer reach and lateral movement from the start of the fight, landing solid one-two’s and catching the oncoming Vera with counter right hands. Gavronski maintained a disciplined approach early in the fight, maneuvering effectively and keeping his opponent reaching and unable to get in close enough to do any damage in the first two rounds. (continue reading…)

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Chavez and Vera Ready for Saturday’s Rematch

by on Feb.28, 2014, under Boxing News

Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank, Copyright 2014

Photo by Chris Farina – Top Rank, Copyright 2014

SAN ANTONIO, TX, February 27, 2014 — Former WBC Middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., at left, and No. 1 contender Brian Vera pose during the final press conference Thursday in San Antonio,Texas for their upcoming exciting rematch battle , Saturday, March 1 , at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas.

Promoted by Top Rank®, in association with Zanfer Promotions, Banner Promotions, Foreman Boys Promotions and Tecate, Chavez Jr. vs Vera II will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing®. (continue reading…)

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Vera Armed and Ready for Chavez Jr. This Saturday

by on Feb.26, 2014, under Boxing News

Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank, Copyright 2014

Photo by Chris Farina – Top Rank, Copyright 2014

SAN ANTONIO, TX, February 25, 2014 — Number one contender Brian Vera works out during media day Tuesday in San Antonio,Texas for his upcoming exciting rematch battle against former WBC Middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. , Saturday, March 1, at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas.

Promoted by Top Rank®, in association with Zanfer Promotions, Banner Promotions, Foreman Boys Promotions and Tecate, Chavez Jr. vs Vera II will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing®. (continue reading…)

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Photo of the Day: Kid Watches Idol, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Train

by on Feb.26, 2014, under Boxing News

Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank, Copyright 2014

Photo by Chris Farina – Top Rank, Copyright 2014

SAN ANTONIO, TX, February 25, 2014 — Eleven-year-old Angel Valleroverts of San Antonio watches his hero, former WBC Middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. work out during media day Tuesday in San Antonio,Texas for his upcoming exciting rematch battle against No. 1 contender Brian Vera, Saturday, March 1, at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas.

Promoted by Top Rank®, in association with Zanfer Promotions, Banner Promotions, Foreman Boys Promotions and Tecate, Chavez Jr. vs Vera II will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing®. (continue reading…)

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Photo of the Day: Brian Vera Addresses Press Prior to Rematch with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

by on Feb.13, 2014, under Boxing News

Bryan Vera addresses the media (photo by Ruben Cortez - Top Rank, Copyright 2014)

Brian Vera addresses the media (photo by Ruben Cortez – Top Rank, Copyright 2014)

AUSTIN, TX, February 12, 2014 — Number one contender Brian Vera holds a press conference for his upcoming exciting rematch against former WBC Middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., Saturday, March 1 , at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas and televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing®.

Promoted by Top Rank®, in association with Zanfer Promotions, Banner Promotions, Foreman Boys Promotions and Tecate, tickets to Chávez vs. Vera II are priced at $200, $100, $60, $40 and $25 (plus applicable taxes and fees), can be purchased at the Alamodome box office, all Ticketmaster outlets, online at www.ticketmaster.com and via Ticketmaster charge-by-phone lines at (800) 745-3000.

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