Found January 31, 2012 on
The Queensbury Rules:
Julio Cesar Chavez
Yoan Pablo Hernandez
Hylon Williams Jr.
Veteran horse trainer Peter Casey is pretty pumped after winning his first grade one race. You should be too! Not because you won a grade one race, but because this week is the start of an eight week stretch of great fights. Friend of the site David Greisman catalogued what's going on much more eloquently than I could ever dream to in his weekly column at BoxingScene. This particular week, there's a doubleheader on HBO with Mexican superstar Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. facing his first real challenge in veteran puncher Marco Antonio Rubio, as well as Nonito Donaire debuting at junior featherweight against Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. Off American TV, the cruiserweight championship of the world is up for grabs in Germany, with the rematch of Steve Cunningham and Yoan Pablo Hernandez' October fight, which Hernandez won by controversial technical decision. Apart from that there's a fun light heavyweight fight and a clash of undefeated lightweight prospects on Friday Night...
BEST OF MAXIM
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. is back in action this weekend, defending his (Fake) WBC middleweight title against Marco Antonio Rubio, in a fight many are calling the toughest of his career to date. Before you watch JCC Jr. vs. Rubio, right here, you can watch his greatest hits. Check out this HBO Boxing Chavez Jr. highlights video, featuring some of his best in the ring moments as brought...
I'll flip the coin, you call it in the air.
We have a mega-update for you right here on all of the fight week festivities for Saturday's Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Marco Antonio Rubio and Nonito Donaire vs. Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. doubleheader. We have a huge photo gallery of pictures from Donaire's and Chavez Jr's arrival in Las Vegas, as well as the Filipino Flash's public workout. Then, we have a couple of...
We have another handful of preview videos on hand right here for the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Marco Antonio Rubio (fake) WBC middleweight title fight. Yesterday, we had a huge collection of photos and videos, including from JCC Jr.'s public training session, as well as Nonito Donaire's public workout and Vegas arrival. Well, today we have a few more to add to the collection...
At the press conference following his impressive fifth-round TKO over Peter Manfredo Jr. last November, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., along with promoter Bob Arum, were peppered with a litany of questions surrounding who the fighter's next opponent would be.
As is the case most often, promoter and fighter spoke of lining up huge names for the future. Sergio Martinez, who (with an...