European and Commonwealth super-bantamweight champion Kid Galahad(18-0, 9KO’s) sat down with James Helder from iFL TV over the past week to discuss the current state of his division. The top tier of which he feels very close to breaking into.
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The plan in the United Kingdom is for a major showdown between Carl Frampton and Scott Quigg in the summer. Guillermo Rigondeaux’s manager Gary Hyde wrote a letter to the WBA recently asking the WBA to make a fight between
“I thought Josesito was going to beat him, but Berto’s strong and quick and he caught him with good punches.” Those were the words of Leo Santa Cruz as he was a spectator of the debut of PBC on Spike
Kovalev “Krushes” Pascal! In what turned out to be a very entertaining and competitive fight on Saturday night, Sergey Kovalev knocked out Jean Pascal in the 8th round of their championship bout. Pascal was beaten from pillar to post, but
International boxing manager Gary Hyde, president of Nowhere2Hyde Management, has formally petitioned the World Boxing Association (WBA) to enforce a mandatory title fight between Hyde’s fighter, WBA Super & World Boxing Organization (WBO) super bantamweight champion Guillermo “The Jackal” Rigondeaux
Now that we got our long awaited dream fight with Manny Pacquiao versus Floyd Mayweather on May 2nd. It’s time for us to be greedy as boxing fans and work on the next fights that simply must happen. While some
Filmed in noir in the car park outside his gym, Chris Avalos(25-2, 19KO’s) told Michelle Joy Phelps from ‘Behind the Gloves’ how unconcerned he is about the dangers of facing IBF World super-bantamweight champion Carl Frampton(19-0, 13KO’s) on February 28th.
Oscar De La Hoya “Let’s get one thing clear here, We didn’t choose to sell [Santa Cruz’s] contract.”
In a recent interview with Boxing Channel boxing legend Oscar De La Hoya made it clear that he did not choose to sell undefeated super bantamweight champion Leo Santa Cruz’s (29 – 0 – 1) contract to Al Haymon. Quite
In another slow week for boxing we have a few decent headliners. Fights to look forward to and fights that look as though they may or may not happen, so let’s dig into this week’s edition of the “Week in
Leo Santa Cruz was one of the three boxers who were advised by Al Haymon and still had a contract with Golden Boy Promotions when the news broke of the Oscar De La Hoya/Richard Schaefer/Al Haymon split. The other two
“We’re waiting for whatever happens.” That was the sentiment of 122 lb. Unified WBA and WBO World Champion, Guillermo Rigondeaux on ESPN Deportes Golpe y Golpe Podcast when asked about a possible fight with WBC Champion Leo Santa Cruz. With
WBA Super, WBO and The Ring Magazine super bantamweight champion Guillermo “The Jackal” Rigondeaux (15-0, 10 KOs) is encouraged by reports that World Boxing Council (WBC) title-holder Leo Santa Cruz’ promoter, Oscar de la Hoya, believes a Rigondeaux-Santa Cruz unification
In Bury’s Scott Quigg and Belfast’s Carl Frampton, the UK is home to two of the four world champions in the super-bantamweight division. Both are newly-crowned with Quigg being awarded the WBA belt after holding the interim title, putting
Leo Santa Cruz (29-0, 17 KOs) scores his second consecutive TKO victory against the very tenacious underdog Jesus Ruiz (33-6-5, 22 KOs). Right from the opening bell both fighters were fighting the typical Mexican toe-to-toe style with great offensive work
WBC Super Bantamweight Champion Leo Santa Cruz (28-0, 16 KOs) will defend his title on January 17th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada against Jesus Ruiz (33-5, 22 KOs). The pair will provide chief support for Bermane Stiverne and
With the signing of super middleweight star Andre Ward to Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports, another fighter that has been rumored to possibly join the stable is undefeated Cuban boxer Guillermo Rigondeaux. We had the opportunity to interview Rigondeaux recently
Tyson Fury (23-0, 17 KOs) will return to the ring on February 28th against the Romanian-born German, Christian Hammer (17-3, 10 KOs) at the O2 Arena in London, England. The fight has been scheduled for almost exactly three months after
Has Guillermo Rigondeaux found a new home? Rigondeaux went to Japan and took on Hisashi Amagasa and in exciting fashion bludgeoned Amagasa’s face en route to a TKO victory. However, he was vulnerable twice as he was dropped twice by
After enduring a frustrating year in which he has fought only once, unified world super bantamweight champion Guillermo “The Jackal” Rigondeaux (14-0, 9 KOs) is prepared to defend his World Boxing Organization (WBO) title belt this Wednesday, New Year’s Eve,
Juan Manuel Lopez (34-5, 31 KOs) has been a celebrated Puerto Rican star due to his invigorating style of fighting. He was once one of boxing’s hottest commodities, until the wars in the ring have finally took a major toll