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Cristian Mijares headlines in Mexico on Friday night

Former 115-pound titleholder Cristian “El Diamante” Mijares looks to extend his current winning streak on Friday, June 19 when he faces Filipino slugger Vergel “Pangasinense Superman” Nebran in a 10-round super featherweight main event set to televise live on FOX Deportes from the Salon Sinicato Secc 47 de Pemex in Ciudad Del Carmen, Campeche, Mexico. In the co-main event...
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Santa Cruz defends fighting Roman and talks Quigg, Frampton and Rigondeux

Rising Mexican star Leo Santa Cruz (27-0, 15 KOs) will be fighting on the big stage as the co-main event of the Floyd Mayweather versus Marcos Maidana Saturday, Sept. 13, when he puts his WBC bantamweight title on the line against virtual unknown Manuel Roman (17-2-3, 6 KOs). The is Santa first fight since he beat Cristian Mijares in March as the co-feature on the Canelo Alvarez...
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August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Mijares vs. Rodriguez Clash on June 21st GBL

CRISTIAN MIJARES VS. SEBASTIAN RODRIGUEZ JOSE SALGADO VS. OSCAR BLANQUET TO BE FEATURED ON TELEVISA AND FOX DEPORTES ON SATURDAY, JUNE 21 FROM HOTEL GRAND OASIS IN CANCUN, QUINTANA ROO, MEXICO Cover photo: Jeandra LeBeauf/ LOS ANGELES (June 19) – On Saturday, June 21, Golden Boy Promotions is pleased to present a hard-hitting doubleheader from the Hotel Grand Oasis...
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June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Cristian Mijares, Jose Salgado, Adan Mares in action in Mexico this Saturday

On Saturday, June 21, Golden Boy Promotions is pleased to present a hard-hitting doubleheader from the Hotel Grand Oasis in Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico, featuring former world champion Cristian Mijares vs. Argentina's Sebastian Rodriguez, plus an NABF Junior Bantamweight Title fight between Jose Salgado and Oscar Blanquet. In non-televised action, rising junior lightweight star...
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June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Leo Santa Cruz is ready for Mijares and says he’s not afraid of Rigondeaux

Courtesy: Golden Boy Promotions WBC Super junior featherweight titlist Leo Santa Cruz will face Cristian Mijares in what many are saying could steal the “Toe to Toe” show Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The 25-year-old Santa Cruz comes in as the younger, less inexperienced fighter, but with his exciting style of fighting he feels he will be able to...
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March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Leo Santa Cruz is going to force Cristian Mijares to a dog fight

Leo Santa Cruz is a scary dude when you step into the ring with him. He’s even scarier if you go mano a mano with a dude who averages over a hundred punches a round. So coming into his fight with Santa Cruz, former champion Cristian Mijares wants to box rather than brawl with the young gun. Santa Cruz is well aware of this as he tells our Marcos Villegas that he will force Mijares...
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March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Canelo vs. Angulo undercard previews: Santa Cruz vs. Mijares, Molina vs. Charlo, Figueroa vs. Alvarez

Canelo vs. Angulo Undercard Preview - Featuring: Leo Santa Cruz vs. Cristian Mijares, Carlos Molina vs. Jermall Charlo, and Omar Figueroa vs. Ricardo Alvarez Date: March 8, 2014 Site: MGM Grand Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada Leo Santa Cruz, 26-0-1 (15 KOs) vs. Cristian Mijares, 49-7-2 (24 KOs) The fast-rising 25-year old Santa Cruz makes another calculated step in taking on the veteran...
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February 21, 2014  |  1 Comment

Molina-Charlo, Santa Cruz-Mijares, Omar Figueroa quotables

The undercard of the Canelo Alvarez vs. Alfredo Angulo Showtime pay-per-view features a number of intriguing match-ups, including Carlos Molina vs. Jermall Charlo for a 154 lbs title, Leo Santa Cruz vs. Cristian Mijares, and Omar Figueroa vs. Ricardo Alvarez, brother to Canelo. Right here, you can find a huge collection of pre-figh quotes from all of those fighters during a recent...
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February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

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