Should Chavez Jr. be stripped of his WBC title for failing to take post fight drug test?

Chavez Rubio Chavez vs. Rubio  marco antonio rubio julio cesar chavez jr (Photo credit: Naoki Fakuda) By Allan Fox: WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. reportedly left his dressing room last night after his win over Marco Antonio Rubio and failed to submit to a post-fight drug test, according to Team Rubio. Read the rest of this entry »



Team Rubio says Chavez Jr. skipped drug test after fight to check for PEDs

Chavez Rubio Chavez vs. Rubio  marco antonio rubio julio cesar chavez jr (Photo credit: Naoki Fakuda) By Dan Ambrose: According to figthtnews.com, Promciones de Pueblo, representatives for middleweight challenger Marco Antonio Rubio (53-6-1, 46 KO’s), are saying that WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (45-0-1, 31 KO’s) failed to leave a urine sample for examination for performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) after last Saturday night’s fight between Chavez Jr. and Rubio in San Antonio, Texas. Team Rubio say that Chavez Jr. left without giving a urine sample. Read the rest of this entry »



Chavez Jr: I’ll fight whoever my promoter tells me to; Margarito likely next opponent

Chavez Rubio Chavez vs. Rubio  marco antonio rubio julio cesar chavez jr antonio margarito By Dan Ambrose: WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (45-0-1, 31 KO’s) had his usual excuse about why he couldn’t fight Sergio Martinez next after Chavez Jr’s 12 round unanimous decision win over Marco Antonio Rubio on Saturday night, saying according to Dan Rafael “If my promoter says go, let’s go…Whatever my promoter wants, whoever they put in front of me, I will fight.” Read the rest of this entry »



Arum interested in matching Chavez Jr. with Andy Lee next

Chavez Rubio Chavez vs. Rubio  marco antonio rubio julio cesar chavez jr andy lee By Chris Williams: Earlier tonight WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (45-0-1, 31 KO’s) defeated No.1 challenger Marco Antonio Rubio (53-6-1, 46 KO’s) by a 12 round unanimous decision at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. Read the rest of this entry »



Chavez Jr. defeats Rubio in a slugfest!

Chavez Rubio Chavez vs. Rubio  marco antonio rubio julio cesar chavez jr By Dan Ambrose: Making his second defense of his WBC middleweight title, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (45-0-1, 31 KO’s) retained his World Boxing Council title with a 12 round unanimous decision over the much lighter – and slower – Marco Antonio Rubio (53-6-1, 47 KO’s) at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. The final judges’ scores were 118-110, 116-112, 115-113. Read the rest of this entry »



Donaire decisions Vazquez in an unimpressive performance

Donaire Vazquez Donaire vs. Vazquez  wilfredo vazquez jr nonito donaire By Chris Williams: Nonito Donaire (28-1, 18 KO’s) successfully moved up in weight tonight to beat Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. (21-2-1, 18 KO’s) by a 12 round split decision to claim the vacant World Boxing Organization (WBO) super bantamweight title at the Alamodome in San Antonio Texas. The final judges’ scores were 117-110, 117-110 for Donaire, and 115-112 for Vazquez Jr. Read the rest of this entry »



Donaire moves up in weight to fight Vazquez Jr. for vacant WBO super bantamweight title tonight

Donaire Vazquez Donaire vs. Vazquez  wilfredo vazquez jr nonito donaire (Photo credit: Adrian Hernandez) By Chris Williams: Nonito Donaire faces Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. tonight in moving up in weight to fight for the vacant WBO super bantamweight title at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. Read the rest of this entry »



Chavez Jr. forced to take 8 pounds off in last two days for Rubio bout

Chavez Rubio Chavez vs. Rubio  marco antonio rubio julio cesar chavez jr (Photo: Alma Montiel) By Allan Fox: In a sign where there could be some problems tonight, WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (44-0-1, 31 KO’s) reportedly had to drop eight pounds in the last two days for tonight’s fight against Marco Antonio Rubio in San Antonio, Texas, according to Dan Rafael.

Chavez Jr. looked badly drained on Friday at the weigh-in, looking as if he had every ounce of water taken out of his body. In the past week, Chavez J. looked very heavy. Judging by how big he’s been looking, my guess is Chavez Jr. will scale well over 180lbs tonight for the Rubio fight. Read the rest of this entry »



Chavez defeats Rubio; Donaire beats Vazquez Jr; Martirosyan stops 41-year-old Lowry

By Jim Dower: WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (45-0-1, 31 KO’s) had too much size, speed and youth for the lighter Marco Antonio Rubio (53-6-1, 46 KO’s) in beating the challenger by a 12 round unanimous decision on Saturday night in front of a large 14,000 crowd at the Alamodome, in San Antonio, Texas. Read the rest of this entry »



Quigg stops Arthur, looks terrible; Munroe destroys Saez

By William Mackay: On Saturday night, British super bantamweight champion Scott Quigg (24-0, 17 KO’s) had to shockingly get up off the deck after getting knocked down by 32-year-old challenger Jamie Arthur (18-6, 4 KO’s) in the 4th round to come back later and stop him with a left hook to the body that turned Arthur round completely in their fight at the Reebok Stadium, Bolton, Lancashire, UK. Read the rest of this entry »



Kessler may not get past Stieglitz

Kessler Stieglitz Kessler vs. Stieglitz  robert stieglitz mikkel kessler By Scott Gilfoid: 32-year-old former WBA/WBC super middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler (44-2, 33 KO’s) finds himself as a much in demand fighter by the top super middleweights in the division – Carl Froch, Andre Ward, Lucian Bute, Andre Dirrell, Anthony Dirrell – who all can’t wait to get a crack at him to add his scalp to their resume. Read the rest of this entry »



Cotto is more of a challenge for Mayweather than Manny Pacquaio

Cotto Mayweather Cotto vs. Mayweather  miguel cotto manny pacquiao floyd mayweather jr By Dallan o’ Donnell: As the Mayweather- Pacquaio debacle carried on into another year of back and forth, turning blame on one another, one fighter went about his business silently knowing that if the mega fight collapsed once more he would be the fighter who reaped the benefits being number one on both Pacquaio and Floyd Mayweathers hit list. Read the rest of this entry »



Mayweather tweets are a farce

Mayweather Pacquiao Mayweather vs. Pacquiao  manny pacquiao floyd mayweather jr By John F. McKenna (McJack): It has been made increasingly clear over recent months that when World Boxing Council (WBC) welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. (42-6, 26 KO’s) takes to his Twitter account it is done with drama in mind. Read the rest of this entry »



Hernandez defeats Cunningham; Alekseev beats Licina; Gutknecht bests Uzelkov

Gutknecht Uzelkov Gutknecht vs. Uzelkov Cunningham vs. Hernandez II Alekseev Licina Alekseev vs. Licina  yoan pablo hernandez vyacheslav uzelkov steve cunningham alexander alekseev By Jim Dower: IBF cruiserweight champion Yoan Pablo Hernandez (26-1, 13 KO’s) defeated former International Boxing Federation cruiserweight champion Steve Cunningham (24-4, 12 KO’s) in their IBF ordered rematch on Saturday night at the Fraport Arena in Frankfurt, Germany. Read the rest of this entry »



Khan won’t last long at 147 unless he’s matched carefully

Khan Peterson Khan vs. Peterson  amir khan By William Mackay: Former IBF/WBA light welterweight champion Amir Khan is talking about moving up in weight almost immediately if he doesn’t get a rematch with Lamont Peterson, who took Khan’s IBF and WBA light welterweight straps with a close 12 round decision over him last month on December 10th. Read the rest of this entry »



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