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Molina Working Hard Prepping for Charlo

by on Feb.13, 2014, under Boxing News

Left to right: Carlos Molina, Mike Tyson and Luis DeCubas

Left to right: Carlos Molina, Mike Tyson and Luis DeCubas

 

CHICAGO — IBF Junior Middleweight Champion “King” Carlos Molina (22-5-2, 6 KO’s) took a break from training last week to hang out with all-time-great “Iron” Mike Tyson in Chicago.

Molina, 30, is deep in preparations for his upcoming fight, his first title defense against unbeaten, but unproven, Jermall Charlo (17-0, 13 KO’s) on the Showtime PPV undercard of Saul “Canelo” Alvarez vs. Alfredo Angulo on March 8 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. (continue reading…)

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Mexican Superstar Canelo Alvarez Returns Saturday, March 8 to Face Tough and Hungry Countryman Alfredo Angulo at MGM Grand Las Vegas Live on Showtime PPV®

by on Jan.20, 2014, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Four-Fight Pay Per View Event Stacked With All-Action Bouts:
Leo Santa Cruz vs. Cristian Mijares
Omar Figueroa vs. Ricardo Alvarez
Carlos Molina vs. Jermall Charlo

Lightweights Jorge Linares and Nihito Arakawa Collide In Top Non-PPV Match

TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW!

LAS VEGAS, NV, January 17, 2014 — Former World Champion and Mexican boxing superstar Canelo Alvarez returns to the ring on Saturday, March 8 to face the fierce and rugged Alfredo “El Perro” Angulo in the headline attraction of a stacked four-fight event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, presented live on SHOWTIME PPV®.

Promoted by Golden Boy Promotions, the pay-per-view card offers matchups that promise to be exciting, all-action bouts. The most anticipated match of the night features Canelo, as he looks to reassert himself as the best young fighter of this era. Rounding out the card are three outstanding 12-round world title fights: Two-Division World Champion Leo “Terremoto” Santa Cruz (27-0-1, 15 KO’s) will defend his WBC Super Bantamweight World Title against former Two-Time World Champion Cristian “El Diamante” Mijares (49-7-2, 24 KO’s); exciting young star Omar “Panterita” Figueroa (24-0-1, 17 KO’s) will risk his WBC Interim Lightweight Title against Canelo’s brother Ricardo “Dinamita” Alvarez (23-2-3, 14 KO’s) and “King” Carlos Molina (22-5-2, 6 KO’s) will defend his IBF Junior Middleweight Championship against undefeated Jermall Charlo (17-0, 13 KO’s). (continue reading…)

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“The One: Mayweather vs. Canelo” Fight Week Gets More Firepower as Shawn Porter vs. Julio Diaz II Undercard is Complete

by on Sep.11, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Jermall Charlo, Errol Spence Jr. & Diego de la Hoya Added to September 12 Fox Sports 2/Fox Deportes Broadcast

Plus Robert Easter Jr., Terrell Gausha and Dominic Breazeale Put Their Undeaten Records on the Line at MGM Grand in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, NV, September 10, 2013 — The Shawn Porter vs. Julio Diaz II fight card on Thursday, Sept. 12 at MGM Grand Las Vegas’ Premier Ballroom just keeps getting bigger and better as Mayweather Promotions and Golden Boy Promotions have added hot super welterweight prospect Jermall Charlo, 2012 United States Olympian Errol Spence and Oscar De La Hoya’s cousin Diego de la Hoya to the card. The action-packed event will be broadcast live on FOX Sports 2/FOX Deportes.

Also in action will be promising lightweight Robert Easter Jr. and two other members of the 2012 U.S. Olympic team Terrell Gausha and Dominic Breazeale. (continue reading…)

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Unbeaten Heavyweight Deontay Wilder Destroys Former World Champion Sergei Liakhovich in First Round for 29th Straight KO Victory

by on Aug.10, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Francisco Vargas Remains Unbeaten With Impressive 10-Round Decision Over Previously Unbeaten Brandon Bennett, Jermall Charlo Improves To 15-0 With Second-Round Knockout Over World-Ranked Antwone Smith; Replay Is Tuesday, Aug. 13, at 10 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME EXTREME

INDIO, CA, August 10, 2013 — Undefeated Deontay Wilder saystwo prayersin his dressing room before a fight. One is a team prayer. The other, he says, is for his opponent.

“I know I’m blessed with God-given power,” he said after destroying former world heavyweight champion Sergei Liakhovich in Friday’s main event on ShoBox: The New Generation from Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. “After our team prayer, I always pray that I don’t hurt the guy I’m fighting, that if he has a family he will be OK enough afterward to continue to provide for them.” (continue reading…)

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Undefeated Deontay Wilder Faces Former Heavyweight Champion Sergei Liakhovich in Shobox: The New Generation Main Event Friday, August 9, Live on SHOWTIME® from Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California

by on Aug.09, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Tripleheader Features Two Outstanding 10-Round Co-Featured Fights – Francisco Vargas vs. Brandon Bennett and Jermall Charlo vs. Antwone Smith

Telecast Begins at 10 p.m. ET/PT

NEW YORK, August 7, 2013 — Undefeated heavyweight Deontay Wilder, most would agree, is a work in progress. He’s not your typical work in progress, however — unless you consider his record of 28-0 with 28 knockouts run of the mill.

Still, the question on most everyone’s mind: Does the former amateur standout and the last male American to medal in the Olympic Games possess the skills and talent to one day became a world champion? (continue reading…)

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