10 Aug 2019

Vergil Ortiz stops Antonio Orozco, Franco-Negrete Draw, Again

Welterweight Vergil Ortiz Jr scored a sixth-round KO over Antonio Orozco on Saturday night at the Verizon Theatre in Grand Prairie, Texas. The fight was close, Ortiz was the aggressor early, but Orozco, known for good pressure began to push back Ortiz. In the sixth round, Orozco was dealt heavy

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05 Jul 2019

Vergil Ortiz Jr., The Star Comes Home

Vergil Ortiz Jr. was once an unassuming prospect fighting in the first or second bout of the evening on Golden Boy Promotion cards. I first saw him the day before Canelo fought Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on an undercard bout that Yuriorkis Gamboa get stopped by Robinson Castellanos in the

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30 Apr 2019

Canelo, Jacobs arrive at MGM Grand ahead of weekend clash

WBC, WBA, Lineal and Ring Magazine Middleweight World Champion Canelo Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) and IBF Middleweight World Champion Daniel “Miracle Man” Jacobs (35-2, 29 KOs) made their grand arrivals today at the MGM Grand Resort and Casino in Las Vegas ahead of their 12-round unification fight. The event will take place on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas

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26 Jan 2019

Jaime Munguia makes third defense of title in Texas

WBO junior middleweight world champion Jaime Munguia made his third defense of his world title against a game, but outgunned Takeshi Inoue in the main event of a Golden Boy Promotions card from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. Munguia controlled the action gained much-needed experience using his jab as Inoue

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03 Jan 2019

Prospect of the Year (under 15 fights): Vergil Ortiz Jr.

Super lightweight Vergil Ortiz has star written all over him as he has won all eleven of his professional fights by way of knockout and his last one being the most impressive beating Roberto Ortiz. Now like all prospects, the caliber of opposition has been limited and rightfully so since

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14 Dec 2018

David Lemieux, Vergil Ortiz off, Canelo vs. Rocky start time and full card

Sorry to announce to all my fans I will not be fighting due to something I was not in control of. We trained 2 months for this fight, we made weight easily. Really don’t know what else to say but I’ll be back SHORTLY ??? — Vergil Ortiz Jr. (@VergilOrtiz)

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13 Dec 2018

Canelo Alvarez: I AM READY TO MAKE HISTORY

WBC, WBA, Lineal Middleweight World Champion Canelo Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) and WBA Super Middleweight World Champion Rocky Fielding (27-1, 15 KOs) hosted a media workout today at Chase Square at Madison Square Garden ahead of their 12-round fight. The battle will take place Saturday, December 15 at Madison Square Garden in New York City and will be

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28 Nov 2018

Vergil Ortiz Jr. extends contract with Golden Boy Promotions

Blue-chip welterweight prospect Vergil Ortiz Jr. has extended his contract with Golden Boy Promotions for the near future as he posted the following image on Instagram. View this post on Instagram Today I extended my agreement with Goldenboy Promotions, bigger things to come in the future ??? A post shared

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15 Nov 2018

Canelo Alvarez vs. Rocky Fielding Undercard Announced

Middleweight knockout sensation David Lemieux (40-4, 34 KOs) will look to make a second potential Knockout of the Year performance before 2018 ends as he takes on Tureano Johnson (20-2, 14 KOs) in the scheduled 12-round co-main event of Canelo vs. Rocky. The card will also feature the return of Sadam “World Kid” Ali and will showcase some

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15 Sep 2018

Canelo vs. GGG 2 Undercard results: Vergil Ortiz Jr makes statement

Welterweight Vergil Ortiz Jr. continues to live up to all of his potential as a future boxing superstar as he stopped former title challenger Roberto Ortiz in the second round. Ortiz Jr. pushed Ortiz back in the first round investing in body shots. In the second round, Ortiz Jr. sent

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