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Chavez Jr. Wins In Lackluster Fashion

TEXAS — Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. continue his boxing journey with a win over Marcos Reyes. A win yes but, something to write home about? Definitely not. Let’s side aside the fact that he clearly dwarfed his opponent by at least 20 pounds in the ring (Chavez Jr. didn’t make weight for the 168 pound bout, coming in at just over 170 pounds) Despite winning in a non-spectacular,...
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July 19, 2015  |  Discuss

And AGAIN, Chavez Jr. Misses Weight

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. misses weight for his fight against Marco Reyes… …and in other news, water is still wet. Enough of the shenanigans. 172 is too big for Jr., as we saw against Andrzej Fonfara, and he is clearly incapable of weighing in at 168 pounds for a fight. So what’s a promoter/manager to do? Feed him tomato cans? The tomato cans won’t matter if he can’t make...
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July 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr fails to make weight, again

In a move which you would love to say is surprising but couldn’t possibly come as a true surprise to anybody, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. failed to make weight for his clash against Marcos Reyes. Dropping back down to the super middleweight division, after a rude welcoming at light heavyweight courtesy of Andrzej Fonfara, Chavez couldn’t make the limit. The fight goes on, as...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 17, 2015  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Carl Frampton And Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr.

 It’s a boxer. Geddit? I dunno, just trying to lighten the mood in a week without many competitive fights. Oh, there are fights — there are lots of fights. Just none of them are very hard to pick at all. Read on and we’ll give you the lowdown. Carl Frampton vs Alejandro Gonzalez, Jr., Saturday, CBS, El Paso Tx. OK, bear with me here because this is pretty complicated. On...
Via The Queensbury Rules
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Video interview with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. & new trainer Robert Garcia

“It’s not that he couldn’t do it or he didn’t want to do it, he just needed that one person to be in charge.” – Robert Garcia on Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Robert Garcia has entered Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.’s corner at the “perfect moment” the son of the Mexican legend tells Showtime Sports reporter Mark Kriegel in a sit-down interview. Right here, watch a clip of the...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Marcos Reyes ready to score the upset against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

One of the most recognizable names in boxing, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (48-2-1, 32 KOs) will attempt to get back on the winning track when he meets Mexico’s Marcos “Dorado” Reyes (33-2, 24 KOs) on Showtime on Saturday, July 18, from the Don Haskins Center at UTEP in El Paso, Texas. Chavez is a Mexican superstar and former middleweight world champion. He’s also the son of legendary...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Buy Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. tickets July 18, attend afternoon card with Carl Frampton for free

Boxing fans in Texas have a sensational opportunity on Saturday, July 18 to attend two world-class boxing events on the same day at the same venue! A full day of action from the Don Haskins Center in El Paso, Texas, kicks off with an afternoon session of Premier Boxing Champions on CBS, with doors opening at 12:00 p.m. MT, while the evening session of Showtime begins with the doors...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Andrzej Fonfara talks trash about Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

Andrzej Fonfara beat Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. to a pulp in the ring, and then he hit him with a few more jabs after their fight Saturday at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. Fonfara (27-3, 16 KOs), who won after Chavez’s corner called off the fight following the ninth round, said in his postfight...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 19, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. tells his corner to stop fight

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. told his corner to stop his fight with Andrzej Fonfara after the ninth round Saturday at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., because of problems with his leg. Though Chavez Jr. (48-2-1, 32 KOs) tried to pass it off after the loss like he thought he still could have won, a...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and the burden of legacy

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. returns to action on Saturday, hoping to take one step farther away from large shadow of his legendary father. The post Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. And The Burden of Legacy appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
April 17, 2015  |  Discuss

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