28 May 2019

Willie Monroe Jr. faces Hugo Centeno Jr on Saturday in San Jacinto

Willie Monroe Jr. hasn’t ever seemed to catch a break. A seemingly lifelong underdog despite having a highly decorated amateur record of 128-14 with 72 of his wins coming by way of knockout. Monroe, the nephew of Willie “The Worm” Monroe, who beat Marvin Hagler, joined the family business in

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18 Jul 2017

Willie Monroe Jr. faces Billy Joe Saunders for title September 16th

WBO Middleweight World Champion Billy Joe Saunders will make the second defense of his crown against New York’s Willie Monroe Jr. on Saturday, September 16th at London’s Copper Box Arena, live on BT Sport and BoxNation. Hatfield’s Saunders (24-0, 12 KOs) defeated Irish hero Andy Lee to take the WBO strap in a close and absorbing

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15 Sep 2016

Willie Monroe Jr Media Day Quotes

Below are quotes from middleweight contender,Willie Monroe, Jr. from his media workout on Tuesday that took place at the Texan Resort and Convention Center. Monroe will face Gabriel Rosado in a 12-round bout for the WBO Inter-Continental title, which will serve as the co-feature bout to the Canelo Alvarez –

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05 Sep 2016

Canelo Alvarez-Liam Smith fight breakdown

By Sevak Sarkisian As most fight fans already know, Boxing super star and former two division WBC world title holder Saul “ Canelo” Alvarez (47-1- 1 33KO’s) will be taking on current reigning WBO super welterweight world titlist Liam “Beefy” Smith (23-0- 1 13KO’s) on Saturday September 17 th from

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18 Aug 2016

Canelo-Smith PPV undercard coming together

Today, “The Raging Babe” Michelle Rosado, the co-main and the third bout on the card was announced this morning as middleweight Gabriel Rosado will face Willie Monroe Jr. in the co-main event of Canelo Alvarez versus Liam Smith. Also on the pay-per-view telecast is featherweight Joseph Diaz Jr taking on

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15 May 2016

Willie Monroe Jr. faces John Thompson IV on June 11th in New York

Boxcino winner and world champion contender Willie “The Mongoose” Monroe Jr. will return after a year layoff  as he faces another boxcino winner in John Thompson, who like himself also contended for a world title. The bout which will take place at the Turning Stone Casino and Resort in Verona,

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