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31 min ago | The Sweet Science
This past weekend junior welterweight title holder Danny Garcia 28-0 successfully defended his WBA/WBC belts against Mauricio Herrera 20-4 in Bayamon, Puerto Rico.
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Lowell Bailey placed third Saturday in the men's 10-kilometer sprint race at the World Cup Biathlon in Kontiolahti, Finland.
Angel Garcia, father/trainer of WBC/WBA junior welterweight champion Danny Garcia, sees no reason for his son to make an immediate leap in weight to the welterweight division.
Nicaraguan Jose Alfaro, the former world lightweight champion of the World Boxing Association , returned to the ring with a seventh round knockout win over Mark Mojica, also of Nicaragua, in the junior welterweight main event of a card being staged at the Holiday Inn in Managua.
Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez, Bayamon, Puerto Rico - Danny Garcia had a tough outing, but banked enough rounds to win a twelve round majority decision over Mauricio Herrera to retain the WBC/WBA junior welterweight titles.
Echo Arena, Liverpool, Merseyside ----- Perennial welterweight contender Kell Brook continued to dismantle one opponent after another with yet another effective stoppage - this time of brave but bitterly overmatched Mexican Alvaro Robles .
WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez, right, and challenger Miguel Cotto pose for photos during a news conference in New York's Madison Square Garden on Tuesday to promote their scheduled June 7 bout.
Organizers tout the fight as a homecoming of sorts for Garcia , a Philadelphia born-and-raised son of Puerto Rican parents who is defending his WBC crown for a fifth time at the Ruben Rodriguez Coliseum in his mother's hometown of Bayamon.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. continues to infuriate people inside and outside the ring, but I'm inclined to side with him on this latest flap over his next title defense.
Super Welterweight sensation, Erislandy "The American Dream" Lara has been elevated to World Champion by the WBA after successfully defending his interim title against Afredo Angulo and Austin Trout .
Danny Garcia is one of the smoothest operators in boxing today, and on Saturday night, he looks to take a huge step toward staking his claim as the next great Puerto Rican superstar.
With Alfredo Angulo set aside and IBF champion Carlos Molina facing serious legal troubles, former WBA/WBC junior middleweight champion Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez is facing a severe drought of possibilities for his next appearance, which tentative for a date of July 26th.
Kenny Porter, father and trainer of IBF welterweight champion Shawn Porter , has confirmed to BoxingScene.com that his son will defend his title against former two division champion Paulie Malignaggi on April 19th.
Sherman Oaks, CA - World ranked contender Anthony Peterson will return to action against hard-hitting Dominican Marcos "EL Tigre" Jimenez on Friday, MARCH 21 in the 10-round co-featured bout at "HOMEWARD BOUND" on ESPN Friday Night Fights presented by Corona Extra from the Morongo Casino Resort Spa in Cabazon, California, it was announced today by ... (more)