Antonio Margarito Boxing News
By Dan Ambrose: Earlier in his career, Sergio Martinez (51-2-2, 28 KO’s) fought a young Antonio Margarito in 2000 in a fight that Sergio was overwhelmed by Margarito’s high volume attack and taken out in 7 rounds of a mostly one-sided fight. This was before Martinez had adopted a Roy Jones Jr. style of fighting […]
LOS ANGELES, CA.-Surprised by recent articles claiming his return to boxing ex World Champion Antonio Margarito has announced that there is absolutely no truth on a possible return to the sport or that he is suffering from financial difficulties due to a divorce. The Mexican fighter hasn’t been in the ring since his December 2011 […]
By Chris Williams: Jeff Mayweather, the uncle of unbeaten Floyd Mayweather Jr., thinks Manny Pacquiao has been on the downhill slide since his grueling but one-sided win over Antonio Margarito in 2010. Mayweather thinks the end results of Pacquiao’s slide was his 6th round knockout loss to Juan Manuel Marquez.
By Dan Ambrose: WBA World junior middleweight champion Austin Trout (25-0, 14 KO’s) reportedly had a sparring session recently with former two time welterweight champion Antonio Margarito according to primerhora.com to get ready for Trout’s December 1st title defense against 32-year-old Miguel Cotto (37-3, 30 KO’s) at the Madison Square Garden, New York, New York, […]
Big Bear Lake, CA (June 11, 2012) – When junior middleweight Abel “Truth Serum” Perry received word that he’d be facing Antonio Margarito May 26, the Colorado City native was confident that a victory over the former three-time welterweight champion would lead to the kind of opportunity he’s dreamed of since day one.
By Dan Henderson: Antonio Margarito announced his retirement from boxing. Margarito fought with an all action style without to much technical grace but he is what we in the UK would refer to as ‘hard as nails’ and very entertaining but what saddens me is that he will always be remembered for the incident which […]
By Dan Ambrose: In news that will sadden a lot of boxing fans former IBF/WBA/WBO welterweight champion Antonio Margarito (38-8, 27 KO’s) has reportedly retired after a string of injuries that has slowed his effectiveness in the ring. Margarito was a fine fighter. He really spanked Miguel Cotto in their first fight in 2008, and […]
By Dan Ambrose: According to ESPN, former IBF/WBA/WBO welterweight champion Antonio Margarito (38-8, 27 KO’s) will be fighting at middleweight for his next bout against Abel Perry (18-5, 9 KO’s) on July 21st at the Casino Del Sol, in Tucson, Arizona. This is interesting because it’s hard to imagine the slender Margarito fighting middleweight, but […]
By Jim Dower: According to fightnews.com, Antonio Margarito (38-8, 27 KO’s) has suffered a foot injury while training for his scheduled 10 round bout on May 26th fight against little known Abel Perry (18-5, 9 KO’s) a the Casino Del Sol, Tucson, Arizona.
By Dan Ambrose: Former IBF/WBA/WBO welterweight champion Antonio Margarito (38-8, 27 KO’s) has decided to take an easy 10 round fight against 2nd tier fighter Abel Perry (18-5, 9 KO’s) next month on May 26th at the Casino Del Sol, in Tucson, Arizona.
*Top Rank Inc. in association with Showdown Promotions brings Antonio * Margarito vs Abel Perry to Tucson, Arizona.* (April, 25, 2012-Tucson, AZ) Taking very little time off, former three-time Welterweight World champion Antonio ”Tijuana Tornado” Margarito will once again take to the ring.
ANTONIO TARVER VS. LATEEF KAYODE, “WINKY” WRIGHT VS. “KID CHOCOLATE” QUILLIN, AUSTIN TROUT AND LEO SANTA CRUZ KICKOFF PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES Monday, April 23, from JW Marriott L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles, Calif. “It’s a whole new ballgame – welcome to the big time, brother” – Antonio Tarver