28 Feb 2016

Santa Cruz stops Martinez in Fight of the Year contender

WBA featherweight world champion Leo Santa Cruz (32-0-1, 18 KOs) scored a fifth round TKO over former world champion Kiko  Martinez (35-7, 26 KOs) on Saturday night at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. Santa Cruz dropped Martinez twice in round one, but may have been dropped himself in the

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19 Feb 2016

Leo Santa Cruz media day quotes

Undefeated featherweight world champion Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz held an open media workout Thursday at Who’s Next Boxing Academy in La Puente, Calif., as he prepares for his first title defense against Kiko “Sensación” Martinez Saturday, February 27 live on SHOWTIME from Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif. Santa Cruz

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18 Feb 2016

Former Northern California fighter Paul Mendez featured on Leo Santa Cruz undercard next week

Unbeaten 2012 U.S. Olympian Michael Hunter (10-0, 7 KOs), middleweight contender Paul Mendez (20-2-2, 10 KOs) and exciting featherweight contender Claudio “The Matrix” Marrero (19-1, 14 KOs) will compete in separate bouts that highlight undercard action on Saturday, February 27 from Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif. The event is headlined

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18 Feb 2016

Ceja and Ruiz hoping to outdo first battle in rematch in Anaheim, CA

Hard-hitting Mexican warriors Julio Ceja (30-1, 27 KOs) and Hugo Ruiz (35-3, 31 KOs) engaged in a memorable back-and-forth battle for the WBC 122-pound world title last August and they are eager to meet in the ring again to deliver another explosive fight. The eagerly awaited return bout is part

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16 Jan 2016

Showtime to televise Frampton-Quigg on February 27th

Showtime has acquired the U.S. television broadcast to the  February 27 clash between super bantamweight world championship unification bout between IBF champion Carl Frampton and WBA titlist Scott Quigg. That bout will air live on Showtime from Manchester Arena in Manchester, England. At the time of this report the it is

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09 Jan 2016

Leo Santa Cruz-Kiko Martinez rumored for February 20th

WBA featherweight super champion and two-division world champ Leo “El Terremoto” Santa Cruz (31-0-1, 17 KOs) will take on former world champion Kiko Martinez (34-6, 25 KOs) Saturday February 20. The rumor furthers that Los Angeles, CA will host the fight with many speculating that the fight could take place

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18 Jul 2015

Quigg destroys Martinez, Perez-Crolla fight to draw

WBA “regular” super bantamweight champion Scott Quigg (31-0-2, 23 KOs) ran through former world champion Kiko Martinez (32-6, 24 KOs) on Saturday night at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England by way of a violent second round knockout. Quigg who soundly won the first round, dropped Martinez two times in the

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13 Jul 2015

Boxing Schedule For July 17-18th

  July 17th, Sunday Bethelhem, PA -Showtime, 7PM EST (taped delayed west coast) – middleweight, 10 rounds, Antoine Douglas vs. Istvan Szili ; Arif Magomedov vs. Derrick Webster, 10 rounds, middleweights; Adam Lopez vs. Eliecer Aquino, 10 rounds, junior featherweights; Jerry Odom vs. Samuel Clarkson, 8 rounds, super middleweights. ShoBox

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12 May 2015

Scott Quigg to defend belt against Kiko Martinez on July 18th

WBA regular super bantamweight champion Scott Quigg will face former IBF super bantamweight champion Kiko Martinez at Manchester Arena on July 18th, which will air in the UK on Sky Sports. Quigg has been out for quite sometime recovering from a hand injury, but now feels to that the break

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