Jhonny Gonzalez: Abner Mares is scared of me

Some reporters were with Jhonny Gonzalez yesterday at the Romanza Gym of Mexico City. The 126-pound WBC monarch, showed his anger when somebody comment on the news that the Jalisco fighter, Abner Mares, plans a ten-round contest, "as preparation", before taking the rematch with him.
Via Ringnews24
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Showtime’s Best of 2013 Special airs Wednesday night

What was your favorite SHOWTIME boxing event in 2013? It’s hard to pick just one. Whether it was Floyd Mayweather’s masterful victory over Canelo Alvarez in a record-breaking Showtime PPV event, Marcos Maidana’s shocking upset of Adrien Broner, Jhonny Gonzalez’s stunning first-round knockout of Abner Mares or Danny Garcia’s battle with Lucas Matthysse, they were all seen...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Abner Mares withdraws from Gonzalez rematch due to rib injury

Following a rib injury suffered in training, former world champion boxer Abner Mares has withdrawn from his February 15 rematch with WBC Featherweight Champion Jhonny Gonzalez, causing a postponement of the entire card.The injury constitutes another setback to a talented young fighter whose career seems to have temporarily stalled since his surprise knockout loss to Gonzalez."...
Via The Daily Sports Herald
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Official Abner Mares & Jhonny Gonzalez statements on rematch postponement, new date not yet announced

Following a rib injury suffered in training, Abner Mares has been forced to withdraw from his Saturday, Feb. 15 rematch with Jhonny Gonzalez, causing a postponement of the entire Showtime televised event at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles. A new date for the rematch of the 2013 Upset of the Year will be announced once Mares is cleared to resume training. "I'd like to apologize...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Jhonny Gonzalez vs. Abner Mares II officially announced, tickets on sale Friday

Golden Boy Promotions will present a rematch of one of 2013's biggest upsets when Jhonny Gonzalez defends his WBC Featherweight World Championship against  Abner Mares, on Saturday, Feb.15 from STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, Calif. live on Showtime. In their first bout on Aug. 24, 2013, at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., hard-hitting Gonzalez shocked the world with a first...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Leo Santa Cruz would not mind fight with Jhonny Gonzalez, talks second title win and promises to return in November

Leo Santa Cruz stormed his way to another world title last night as he battered Victor Terrazas en route to a third round stoppage. Santa Cruz was in control of the bout from the opening round as he pressured and crowded the former champion landing up to six punch combinations in the pocket. Terrazas would do his best to answer back but the sheer volume and pace of the young Santa...
Via Fight Hub TV
August 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Jhonny Gonzalez Upsets Abner Mares With Devasting 1st Round KO (Video)

Abner Mares came into this fight with everything in his favor. The crowd booed his opponent, Jhonny Gonzalez, from opening introductions and chehim loud loudly. Mares also boasted an undefeated record and was touted as one of Golden Boy’s next big stars. That all came to an end when the heavy handed veteran Gonzalez landed a perfectly placed left hand with only less than a minute...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Leo Santa Cruz and Jhonng Gonzalez Score Big Knockouts

Saturday night at the StubHub Center, formally the Home Depot Center in Carson, CA, Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares starred as the co-main eventers in what was expected to be the next fight before they would be paired off in a mega Los Angeles based area fight most likely to be fought at a catch weight of 124 pounds. All each fighter had to do was beat their respective opponents,...
Via Overtime
August 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Jhonny Gonzalez pulls off the shocker, KOs Abner Mares in 1st round

Shocking Mares vs. Gonzalez Results: Jhonny Gonzalez, one of the sport's hardest hitters, lived up to his reputation on Saturday evening, by pulling off the shocker and stopping Abner Mares in Round 1 of their featherweight championship fight. With the win, Gonzalez retakes his title, which he had lost to Daniel Ponce de Leon, and reaffirms his status at the top of the sport...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Ponce De Leon, Maidana, Santa Cruz with big wins

Daniel Ponce De Leon claimed Jhonny Gonzalez's WBC featherweight title with a unanimous technical decision Saturday night when their bout was stopped in the eighth round because of a cut over Gonzalez's eye. Marcos Maidana stopped Jesus Soto Karass 43 seconds into the eighth round of a thrilling, back-and-forth welterweight bout on the undercard of Saul ''Canelo...
Via AP on Fox
September 15, 2012  |  Discuss

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