When asked how he would describe himself, Anthony Peterson (37-1 24KOs), 31, had no hesitation. “I am the ghost of boxing. I am around, but at the same time I am not.” It was a poetic start to an interview in which I didn’t know a lot about Anthony Peterson.
Viktor “The Iceman” Postol (28-0, 12KO) forced Lucas Matthysse (37-4, 34KO) to quit in order win the vacant WBC super lightweight title via tenth round stoppage on Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. In a bout dominated early by Postol saw Matthysse rally back with his power in
Venue: StubHub Center, Carson, California TV: HBO Lucas Matthysse 139.4 vs. Viktor Postol 139.4 (WBC super lightweight title) Antonio Orozco 140.6 vs. Humberto Soto 140
Just days ahead of his October 3 battle against Viktor “The Iceman” Postol (27-0, 11 KOs) for the vacant WBC World Super Lightweight Championship, Lucas “La Máquina” Matthysse (37-3, 34 KOs) hosted a Los Angeles media workout at The Rock Gym in Carson, Calif. on Wednesday, Sept. 30. He was
Former Interim WBC Super Lightweight World Champion and number two contender for the vacant WBC super lightweight title Lucas “La Máquina” Matthysse (37-3, 34 KOs) and former WBC international super lightweight champion and number one contender for the vacant WBC super lightweight title Viktor “The Iceman” Postol (27-0, 11 KOs)
Okay, now it might seem silly since some guys may have gone winless in 2015 , but at the same time Humberto Soto seemingly can’t even enter a boxing ring for a large payday in 2015. Humberto Soto had just been booked with late replacement foe, Jose Felix Jr. after
Ray Beltran’s career is becoming a series of errors and what could of been, as Beltran tested positive for the anabolic steroid stanozolol after his second round knockout over Takahiro Ao. The fight was originally suppose to be for the WBO lightweight title, but Beltran missed weight making the win
Ray Beltran (30-7-1 18KOs) will face Humberto Soto (65-8-2 35KOs) for the vacant WBA “world” junior welterweight title on June 27, as the co-feature at the StubHub Center for Timothy Bradley Jr. vs. Jessie Vargas per Mike Coppinger of Boxing Junkie (USA Today Sports). The belt is now vacant since