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Chavez Jr. vs. Vera

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-Vera: Brian may need a KO to get the win

By Dan Ambrose: I hope for Brian Vera’s sake that he’s coming into his March 1st rematch against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (47-1-1, 32 KO’s) looking for a knockout because it might be the only way he gets a win in this fight. We saw last September that it’s not enough that Vera dominated Chavez […]

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 […]

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 […]

Chavez Jr. vs. Vera rematch a done deal for March 1st

By Dan Ambrose: The rematch between former WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (47-1-1, 32 KO’s) and Brian Vera (23-7, 14 KO’s) is set for March 1st. The fight will take place at super middleweight and will be staged at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. According to Dan Rafael, Top Rank will have […]

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 […]


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