New weight class, same buzzsaw. Former junior featherweight world champion Emanuel Navarrete defeated Ruben Villa via unanimous decision (115-111 and 114-112 2X) to win the vacant WBO featherweight world title … read full story ←
By Mark Eisner: Emanuel “Vaquero” Navarrete (33-1, 28 KOs) got off to a good early start and was able to coast to a 12 round unanimous decision over the previously … read full story ←
By Sean Jones: Ruben Villa will be looking to try and outbox slugger Emanuel Navarrete tonight when the two compete for the vacant WBO featherweight title on ESPN at the … read full story ←
By Jim Maltzman: Former WBO super bantamweight champion Emanuel Navarrete (31-1, 27 KOs) weighed in at 126 pounds for his fight against Ruben Villa (18-0, 5 KOs) on Friday night … read full story ←
By Kenneth Friedman: Emanuel Navarrete will be fighting Ruben Villa for the vacant WBO featherweight title in a little over a month from now on October 9 at ‘The Bubble’ … read full story ←
Two-time National Golden Gloves Amateur Champion and highly touted Californian prospect Ruben Villa (14-0, 5 KOs) will make his national television debut against hard-hitting former Puerto Rican amateur champion Carlos … read full story ←
Thompson Boxing promotes its first show in the Northern California city of Salinas on Saturday, April 14, from the popular Salinas Storm House.
The 7-bout card has a distinct Northern … read full story ←