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Santa Cruz warns Canelo about fighting Golovkin in New York

By Dan Ambrose: Featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz believes that Saul Canelo Alvarez can’t beat middleweight champion Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin if their rematch takes place in New York on May 5th rather than in Las Vegas, Nevada like the first fight. … Read

Carl Frampton sounding desperate for Santa Cruz fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Carl Frampton (24-1, 14 KOs) has given up on the idea of trying to lure WBA Super World featherweight champion Leo ‘El Torremoto’ Santa Cruz (34-1-1, 19 KOs) to Belfast, Northern Ireland for a third fight between them. Frampton, 30, now says he’s willing to come to the U.S to face Santa […]

Santa Cruz vs. Mares 2 & Jermell Charlo on June.9

By Jim Dower: WBA Super World featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz (34-1-1, 19 KOs) will be fighting Abner Mares (34-2-1, 15 KOs) on June 9 on Showtime along with WBC junior middleweight champion Jermell Charlo (30-0, 15 KOs). The venue for the fight will be once again at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.… […]

Santa Cruz vs. Mares 2 possible for Staples Center

By Dan Ambrose: Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares could be heading to the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California for their rematch in April or May. It’s been 2 years since Santa Cruz defeated Mares by a 12 round majority decision, and finally they’re about to face each other.… Read

Frampton targeting Santa Cruz after Horacio Garcia fight

Carl Frampton is hoping to end 2017 on a high as he eyes a trilogy fight with rival Leo Santa Cruz. The Belfast boxer has endured a tough year having lost his WBA world title in his January rematch with the three-weight world champion, before splitting with his long-time training and promotional team.… Read

Frampton wants Santa Cruz & Selby after Garcia fight

By Juan Flores: Carl “The Jackal” Frampton (23-1, 14 KOs) is already looking past this Saturday’s stay busy fight against Horacio Garcia (33-3-1, 24 KOs) in Belfast towards possible fights against featherweight champions Leo Santa Cruz and Lee Selby.… Read

Leo Santa Cruz vs. Chris Avalos – Results

By Dan Ambrose: Leo Santa Cruz (34-1-1, 19 KOs) and Abner Mares (31-2-1, 15 KOs) both emerged victorious on Saturday night in their stay busy/show case fights against over-matched opponents Chris Avalos (27-5, 20 KOs) and Andres Gutierrez (35-2-1, 25 KOs) on Premier Boxing Champions on Fox from the StubHub Center in Carson, California. … […]

Leo Santa Cruz & Abner Mares win – Results

Featherweight world champions Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares were both victorious in their Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deportes fights Saturday night from StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. and officially set up a world championship rematch between the two popular southern California champions in early 2018.… Read

Leo Santa Cruz vs. Chris Avalos – Weights

By Dan Ambrose: WBA Super World featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz (33-1-1, 18 KOs) made weight on Friday in weighing in at 125.4 pounds for his voluntary title defense against #11 WBA fringe contender Chris Avalos (27-5, 20 KOs) for their fight this Saturday night on Fox at the StubHub Center, in Carson, California. Avalos, […]

Santa Cruz vs. Avalos & Mares vs. Gutierrez Final Press Conference Quotes

Fighters entering the ring for Saturday’s Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deportes tripleheader event went face-to-face at the final press conference Thursday before they compete at StubHub Center.… Read

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