Mike Alvarado Boxing News

Marquez chooses Alvarado, avoids Pacquiao

By Alon Calinao Dy: Mexican Professional Boxer Juan Manuel Marquez chooses to fight a lesser threat opponent Mike Alvarado than his long-time rival Manny Pacquiao at The Forum in Inglewood, California on May 17, 2014. Filipino boxing champ Pacquiao is looking for a fifth bout when Marquez has closed the door of opportunity to show […]

Mike Alvarado eager to fight Pacquiao-Bradley 2 winner

By Chris Williams: Former WBO light welterweight champion Mike Alvarado (34-2, 23 KO’s) is looking forward to trying to beat 40-year-old Juan Manuel Marquez (55-7-1, 40 KO’s) in their fight on May 17th at the Forum in Inglewood, California. The winner of this fight will be facing the April 12th winner of the rematch between […]

Marquez: I expect a tough fight against Mike Alvarado

INGLEWOOD, CALIF. (March 26, 2014) – Boxing is back at the Forum (3900 West Manchester Blvd., Inglewood, Calif. 90305) and the historic inaugural brawl will feature four-division world champion and Méxican icon JUAN MANUEL “Dinamita” MÁRQUEZ battling former junior welterweight world champion and the pride of Colorado “Mile High” MIKE ALVARADO. Márquez (55-7-1, 40 KOs), […]

Juan Manuel Marquez – Mike Alvarado fight to be announced on Wednesday

By Chris Williams: The May 17th WBO 147lb eliminator bout between the recently knocked out Mike Alvarado (34-2, 23 KO’s) and the recently beaten Juan Manuel Marquez (55-7-1, 40 KO’s) will be officially announced this Wednesday by Top Rank Promotions in Los Angeles, California. The fight will be taking place at the Forum, in Inglewood, […]

Why not Provodnikov?

By Matt Wood: While we look forward to April 12 as the day that brings us closure on Manny Pacquiao, Tim Bradley, and the most controversial decision in recent memory, Top Rank has already put together the next challenge for whoever comes out on top between their two welterweight workhorses. Juan Manuel Marquez and Mike […]

Juan Manuel Marquez wants to fight Mike Alvarado

By Jake Horowitz: Former four-division world championship title holder and Mexican fighting legend Juan Manuel Marquez (55-7-1, 40 KOs) is going to talk to his promoter Fernando Beltran about returning to the ring to fight former junior welterweight champion “Mile High” Mike Alvarado (34-2, 23 KOs). Marquez is looking to fight again on May 17 […]

Marquez-Alvarado possible for Gamboa vs. Mikey card on May 17th

By Dan Ambrose: 40-year-old Juan Manuel Marquez (55-7-1, 40 KO’s) could be in the ring in what would amount to be a tune-up fight on May 17th against Mike Alvarado (34-2, 23 KO’s), according to Fightnews. The Marquez-Alvarado fight would potentially be on the Mikey Garcia vs. Yuriorkis Gamboa fight card, if that fight even […]

Why aren´t boxing prizefighters allowed to quit?

By Gerardo Granados: A friend of mine believes that Mike Alvarado should have kept fighting until the end and not have quit on his stool because he was still throwing punches in the end of round ten. The strange thing is that my friend is also a big mixed martial arts fan and by now […]

Predatory Provodnikov makes Mike Alvarado his Prey

By Robbie Bannatyne: Styles make Fights. This is the truest cliché of all in boxing. And it was perfectly applicable to the hellacious battle between Mike Alvarado and Ruslan Provodnikov, in Denver, Colorado, last Saturday night. The fight, which was valid for Alvarado’s WBO Light Welterweight title, had been billed as a bone fide fight […]

Alvarado-Provodnikov fight draws 1.2 million views on HBO

By Dan Ambrose: Last Saturday night’s bout bout between former WBO light welterweight champion Mike Alvarado (34-2, 23 KO’s) and Ruslan Provodnikov (23-2, 16 KO’s) drew an impressive 1.2 million viewers on HBO. The totals equals the amount of viewers that tuned in to watch Alvarado’s previous fight against Brandon Rios last March on HBO. […]

The week in Boxing

By Rachel Aylett: On revisiting the big fight of the week, I would like to give enormous credit to new WBO light-welterweight champion Ruslan Provodnikov. I noted whilst watching his fight against Mike Alvarado that the Siberian Rocky is almost unrecognizable from the fighter that was soundly outpointed on ESPN’s Friday Night Fights in January […]

Provodnikov sees no point in fighting Alvarado again

By Chris Williams: If Top Rank promoter Bob Arum wants newly crowned WBO light welterweight champion Ruslan Provodnikov (23-2, 16 KO’s) to fight his stable fighter Mike Alvarado (34-2, 23 KO’s) then he’s probably going to have to open up his wallet wide and dig deep to find enough change to make it appealing to […]

Alvarado and Provodnikov: Sometimes your best isn’t enough

By Jay McIntyre: While this Saturday’s fight between Mike Alvarado  (34-2, 23 KO’s) and Ruslan Provodnikov (23-2, 16 KO’s) was indeed a display of courage under fire, I couldn’t help but revise my earlier prediction (Mike Alvarado by decision) by the end of the first round. I know that it was a hasty reassessment, but in this […]

Alvarado didn’t have to trade punches with Provodnikov

By Babatis Banda: Mike Alvarado (34-2, 23 KO’s) was broken down by the ruthless Russian Ruslan Provodnikov (23-2, 16 KO’s). It was a good and exciting fight. For the casual fan, this was all that constitutes boxing, heavy exchanges and blood. For an educated fan with an eye for skill, this was yet another senseless […]

Provodnikov´s relentless pressure stops Alvarado

By Gerardo Granados: Last night at Denver, Colorado, U.S.A.; the Siberian Rocky Ruslan Provodnikov defeated the defending champion Mike Mile High Alvarado by TKO10. In a fight that lived up to the expectations and none of the boxing fans got bored by the superb performance of these two ring warriors. I have no doubt that […]

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