26 May 2018

Kal Yafai stops David Carmona in seven rounds

2008 British Olympian and WBA super flyweight champion Kal Yafai (24-0 14KOs) made a successful professional debut in the United States as he defeated David Carmona (21-6-5 9KOs) in a 12-round bout despite it not being for Yafai’s WBA super flyweight title as David Carmona missed weight by nearly 4

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24 Feb 2018

McWilliams Arroyo upsets Carlos Cuadras in HBO co-main event

Lesser known McWilliams Arroyo (17-3 14KOs) picked up the biggest win of his career by defeating HBO mainstay Carlos Cuadras in the co-main event of Super Fly 2 from The Forum in Inglewood, CA. Arroyo started very fast as Cuadras found himself on the backfoot quickly.Cuadras rocked Arroyo in the second

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09 Sep 2017

Naoya Inoue stops Antonio Nieves

Naoya Inoue (14-0 11KOs) made his U.S. debut against Antonio Nieves at the StubHub Center in Carson, CA.   Inoue controlled the action from the onset, Nieves was game and had moments, but just was outgunned. Inoue dropped Nieves with a left hook to the body in the fifth round.

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09 Sep 2017

Juan Francisco Estrada beats Carlos Cuadras in modern classic

Former flyweight champion Juan Francisco Estrada  made a dominant statement in the opening bout of the HBO telecast from the StubHub Center in Carson, CA by defeating former world champion Carlos Cuadras (37-2-1 27KOs) in another StubHub classic.   The early rounds saw Cuadras fight from both stances and land body

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23 Jan 2017

Chocolatito heads to Costa Rica for training camp

One of the best fighters in the world and World Boxing Council (WBC) Super Flyweight Champion ROMAN “CHOCOLATITO” GONZALEZ, (46-0-0, 38 KO’s), held court in front of a huge crowd of Nicaraguan media before heading to Costa Rica for training camp in preparations to defend his title against Mandatory Challenger SRISAKET

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21 Sep 2016

Estrada moves to super flyweight, eyes Chocolatito rematch?

Former flyweight world champion Juan Francisco “Gallo” Estrada (33-2, 24 KOs) is making a return to the ring on October 8 in Puerto Penasco, Sonora, Mexico. Estrada will take on  Raymond Tabugon (18-5-1, 8 KOs) in a ten round clash at super flyweight, a fight which seemingly is just to get him

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11 Aug 2016

Roman Gonzalez-Carlos Cuadras 30 day weigh-in

WBC Flyweight World Champion Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez, (45-0-0, 38KO’s) and undefeated WBC Super Flyweight World Champion Carlos “Principe” Cuadras (35-0-1, 27KO’s) both weighed in within the World Boxing Council (‘WBC”) required 30-day limits ahead of their greatly anticipated battle on Saturday, September 10 at the Fabulous Forum and telecast live

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21 Jul 2016

Soto Karass-Kamegai II added to Chocolatito card September 10th

Following their epic 2016 “Fight of the Year” candidate fight this past April 15, at the Belasco Theater in Downtown Los Angeles, Yoshihiro “El Maestrito” Kamegai, (26-3-2, 23 KO’s)and Jesus “Renuente” Soto-Karass, (28-10-4, 18 KO’s), will meet in the ring once again on Saturday, September 10 for a highly anticipated

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07 May 2016

Fighter Profile: Casey Morton (San Francisco, CA)

In this edition of our ongoing look at up-and-coming talent, we focus on women’s superflyweight, Casey Morton (3-0-2) from San Francisco, CA who trains at Hit Fit SF with Jairo Escobar and the SNAC team in San Carlos, CA  

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29 Apr 2016

Seniesa Estrada on being a women in male dominated boxing world

Seniesa Estrada talked to ITRBoxing.com to talk about her career, fighting on Gennady Golovkin undercard and the difficulties of being a women in the macho sport of boxing

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