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Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. defeats Vera: Whats next?

By Joey: Sometime ago when former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (48-1-1, 32 KO’s) was on his way to a fight against Sergio Martinez in 2012, I remember seeing one of the HBO 24/7 episodes leading to the fight. I remember constantly seeing the disappointed look on his then trainer Freddie Roach’s face, […]

Chavez Jr-Vera: Behind the main event

This Saturday night in San Antonio,Texas, we have the opportunity of seeing the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. – Brian Vera rematch, and the exciting support fight of Orlando Salido v Vasyl Lomachenko. The prospect of seeing Lomachenko possibly winning the WBO 126lb title in only his 2nd pro fight will catch most peoples attention the […]

Chavez Jr. elevated to #1 in WBC 168 lb. rankings

By Dan Ambrose: The World Boxing Council (WBC) has elevated former WBC super middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (47-1-1, 32 KO’s) to No. 1in their 168 lb. rankings for this month. Chavez Jr. was pushed up from the No. 2 spot to the #1 position, but it’s hard to understand what the rationale was […]

Vera: I plan to beat Chávez decisively this time

On the heels of their controversial collision which resulted in a hotly disputed decision, former World Boxing Council (WBC) middleweight champion and Son of the Legend JULIO CÉSAR CHÁVEZ JR. and Top-Five contender and two-fisted Texan BRYAN VERA will square off in a 12-round super middleweight battle in a rematch to settle their score once […]

Chavez Jr: I have no weight problem

By Dan Ambrose: Former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (47-1-1, 32 KO’s) says he no longer has a weight problem as he gets ready for his March 1st rematch against middleweight contender Brian Vera (23-7, 14 KO’s) for their fight at 168 lbs. at the Alamodome, in San Antonio, Texas, USA. To his […]

Will Chavez Jr. allow greatness to slip through his fingers?

By Gerardo Granados: The former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. has the tools to be competitive at the 168 pound division. He has the proper height and reach and a good build. He also has a great chin although lacks great power for the super middleweight division. His major asset is his name […]

Arum wants Chavez Jr. to beat Vera before putting him in with Ward and Froch

By Dan Ambrose: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum wants his big money fighter former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (47-1-1, 32 KO’s) to prove that he can beat Brian Vera (23-7, 14 KO’s) without controversy before he moves Chavez Jr. forward with his career against the biggest names in the super middleweight division […]

Vera wants Chavez Jr. at 168 for rematch

Operator – Welcome to the Bryan Vera conference call. I will now turn the call over to your host, Marc Abrams. Mr. Marc Abrams – Hello, everyone, from the media. I thank everyone for joining us today. We’re having a special conference call with Bryan Vera in the wake of last Saturday night’s fight with […]

Chavez Jr. vs. Vera 2 could be PPV on HBO

By Chris Williams: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum reportedly is ready to make the proposed December rematch between Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (47-1-1, 32 KO’s) and Brian Vera (23-7, 14 KO’s) a pay-per-view bout if HBO says no to the idea of televising the fight on regular HBO, according to Steve Kim. That’s going to […]

Chavez Jr. vs. Vera rematch in the works for December 14th

By Dan Ambrose: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum is reportedly working on a rematch between Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (47-1-1, 32 KO’s) and Bryan Vera (23-7, 14 KO’s) for December 14th in Texas, according to RingTV. The fight, like last Saturday’s, will be televised by HBO. It’s unknown what made Arum change his mind about […]

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