Last Saturday’s Showtime pay-per-view event headlined by Canelo Alvarez vs. Erislandy Lara will re-air on Showtime this Saturday at 9 p.m. ET, immediately followed by the premiere of All Access: Canelo vs. Lara Epilogue.
The Showtime premiere of Canelo vs. Lara will also include last Saturday’s thrilling showdown between Juan Manuel Lopez and Francisco Vargas, which featured...
JuanMa Lopez just can’t help himself — if there’s a brawl to be had, he’ll walk right into it. Francisco Vargas escorted him there Saturday on the Showtime pay-per-view undercard of Saul Alvarez-Erislandy Lara, and to his everlasting credit and detriment, JuanMa said, “sure.” The fight was stopped between the 2nd and 3rd rounds.
JuanMa has been a ton of fun for a long...
The Canelo Alvarez vs. Erislandy Lara press tour continued in Puerto Rico, making the 4th and final stop of the whirlwind tour. Also announced is that Juan Manuel Lopez will fight on the card, taking on highly touted prospect Francisco Vargas.
Check out all the quotes and photos here.
"Thank you all. Yesterday we arrived and the reception we got showed...
PUERTO RICO - La Isla Bonita played host to the final stop on the Canelo Alvarado vs. Erislandy Lara press tour to promote their upcoming July 12th clash on showtime PPV. While Canelo reiterated his commitment to hard work Lara discussed the brotherhood between Puerto Rico and Cuba. Joining them on the dais, along with their respective teams, Puerto Rican JuanMa Lopez and Mexico’s...
Full results from NY:
Mikey Garcia def. Juan Carlos Burgos via UD (118-110, 118-110, 119-109)
Bryant Jennings def. Artur Szpilka via TKO in R10
Seanie Monaghan def. Matt Vanda via TKO in R1 due to injury
Felix “El Diamante” Verdejo def. Lauro Alcantar via KO in R1
Jesse Hart def. Derrick Findley via UD (60-54X3)
Julian Rodriguez def. Neyeine Muang via KO in R1
Full weights from New York:
Mikey Garcia 129.2 vs. Juan Carlos Burgos 129 (WBO jr lightweight title)
Bryant Jennings 225 vs. Artur Szpilka 223.6
Seanie Monaghan 174 vs. Matt Vanda 173.2
Felix Verdejo 134.6 vs. Lauro Alcantar 135.2
Jesse Hart 169 vs. Derrick Findley 168.2
Alberto Machado 126.6 vs. Nuwan Jayakody 125.8
Francisco Vargas 149 vs. Eligio Lopez 146.4
Julian Rodriguez 141...
Speaking after he just stable mate Brandon Bennett lose to Francisco Vargas in a 10 round junior lightweight bout, Adrien Broner was “kind” enough to take a few minutes to speak with Showtime Boxing analyst Steve Farhood during Friday night’s latest edition of the ShoBox: The Next Generation telecast. Broner would use the interview to reiterate everything he has been tweeting...
The "Knockout Kings" featured fighters are ready to put on a spectacular show at the MGM Grand Garden Arena this Saturday, but before the Showtime quadruple-header begins, there will be two preliminary bouts, with coverage on SHOWTIME EXTREME at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT, and two additional fights to begin the night in the arena.
The SHOWTIME EXTREME telecast will include a...
Golden Boy Promotions is proud to announce another addition to its vast roster of fighters with the signing of 2008 Mexican Olympian Francisco Vargas. The rising junior lightweight star will look to add professional accolades on top of his impressive amateur accomplishments with an eye on a run at a world title with the help of the top team in boxing today.