Monthly Archives: January 2015

THE WONDER BOY BACK IN CAROLINA

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The carolinense super bantamweight Joseph ‘Wonder Boy’ Lopez @__WonderBoy co-star of one of the best fights and certainly the most controversial of 2014, will return to the ring next February 7, when measured in a clash scheduled for eight rounds with JOSEAN Figueroa on turn Stellar billboard Miiguel @CottoPromotions presented with H2 Entertainment at Coliseo Guillermo Angulo, Carolina. It will be the first show of the new year for the company headed by five-time world champion in four divisions Boricua. Just 20 years old, Lopez improved to 15-0 with 11 knockouts and retained his featherweight scepter of Fecarbox last August 16 at the Coliseo Hector Sola Bezares of Caguas, the majority decision defeat the Mexican Roberto Castañeda . It was the famous meeting in which Lopez fell four times in the first inning after having shot down once his rival, also thereby giving rise to the controversy over the alleged tampering with the scorecards which led to extensive research still unfinished in performances of the Boxing Commission of Puerto Rico. “Miguel Cotto himself recommended a six-month break was taken, so strong was that fight,” said Hector Soto, VP promoter and the promoter. “Remember that Wonder Boy is still very young.” Half a year after the encounter, Wonder Boy is aware of its flaws. “What happened was that knocked him down and gave me a good blow when I wanted to finish it,” analyzed the fighter himself. “These things happen in boxing.” “But I was starting, I’m new at this,” he continued. “It is a world yet to learn.” But Lopez no doubt deserved the victory. “I’ve seen that fight like 10 times and all I see myself winning,” said the fighter, who acknowledged that between adjustments he has made for his next bout excels try to stay true to the game plan developed during workouts. His rival, Figueroa (8-3-1 seven KOs), try to not be so. “I like the fight,” Figueroa, a native of Aguada, although trains in Rincón on the orders of Javier Ortiz said. “It’s a tough fight and he is undefeated, but not an impossible fight,” he added. “He’s a fighter who makes many mistakes: in his fight with Castaneda was disappointing and for me a draw would have been fair.” In the appeal semiestelar shock, carolinense Charlie Clemente (8-0 and four knockouts) will be exhibiting his undefeated in a crash six episodes and 108 pounds with Israel Bayamon ‘The Crown’ Vazquez (9-1-2-six KOs), son of three-time former world champion Wilfredo Vazquez and brother of exmonarca Wilfredo ‘Papito’ Vazquez. In total, the program will consist of 10 bouts, including two other comebacks. First, Alexander ‘El Pollo de Jesús (20-1, 13 KOs), 2004 Olympic saw stopped his promising career by having to serve a prison sentence, will be making his first fight since 2010 when six round clash and at welterweight with veteran fighter Barbados, Christopher Henry (25-25 and 18 knockouts). In addition, the full weight of Aguas Buenas Carlos ‘Chicano’ Cotto (7-0-1 five KOs), will be making his first appearance since July last year when measured in six episodes rematch with Jimmy mocano Suárez (2- 5, and two knockouts).

Among the other prospects who will see action on the bill are Kevin Nieves (6-1-1, 3KO’s) who will strike the Dominican Reynaldo White (7-1, 3KO’s) also the carolinense cruise Kelvin Nunez (4-0 and four) hitting four episodes with the Arecibo debutant Jonathan González, and the return of humacaeño super bantamweight prospect Freddy Ortiz (3-0 and three) and Richy Rodriguez (1-0, 1KO) among others.

Wonder Boy: Jose Lopez vs. The Train: JOSEAN Figueroa is presented by Cotto Promotions with H2 Entertainment at Coliseo Guillermo Angulo Carolina.

The entrance to the coliseum will cost $ 15.00 Ring Side General and $ 10.00 General Admission. Tickets are available at Ticket Center locations by calling 787-792-5000 or by visiting their website: http://www.tcpr.com

LOZANO RETURNS MARCH 27

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Photo credits: Robert Richards @MrPaparazzi

The WBO @WorldBoxingOrg Latino Super Flyweight Champion Daniel “EL Alacran” Lozano @AlacranLozano (13-1, 10 KO’s) one of the best young warriors in the game fighting out of Florida clearly a favor to defend his title at home a born counterpuncher exiting to watch, Lozano just loves when his opponent comes to him clearly championship-caliber warrior returns to the ring on Friday March 27th at the Turner Agri-Civic Center 2250 NE Roan Street, Arcadia, Florida 34266 In a full action packed line up Live on @BoxeoTelemundo @Ford Presented by @AllStarBoxingticket information will be announced soon.
@TelemundoTampa @DeportesTelemundo @AnaJurka @AllStarBoxingInc

THOMAS READY FOR BOXCINO 2015

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@lenroy_tnt Lenroy Thomas (18-3, 9 KO’s) collides against Mario Heredia (9-1, 7 Ko’s) in a Heavyweight clash in #Boxino2015 @bannerboxing
The Boxcino 2015 season debut will feature four quarterfinal bouts with the winners moving on to semifinals which will take place on April 3 & April 10.
The Boxcino 2014 tournament spawned breakout stars Willie Monroe and Petr Petrov. Both are now world-rated No. 3 as well as future stars Brandon Adams & Fernando Carcamo. Monroe will be featured in the main event of tonight’s live telecast from Turning Stone Resort Casino, taking on the rugged Bryan Vera with the NABA and NABO middleweight titles at stake. @CESBoxing

#JuarezCastellanos breakdown

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veteran Rocky Juarez fighting ability will carry the fight, He certainly possesses an inborn toughness and has not lost it. Castellanos a seasoned pro he can throw with both hands with power shows a lot of poise that makes this match very interesting to me. Never the less I have Juarez drilling this guy finishing him off by the 9th round.
#JUAREZCASTELLANOS – JANUARY 26 – @COWBOYSDANCEHAL @RockyJuarezBox vs. Robinson Castellanos to Headline #GoldenBoyLive Card at Cowboys Dancehall in San Antonio, Texas on January 26, 2015
@FOXSports1 and @FOXDeportes’ #GoldenBoyLive! welcomes the new year with a return to Cowboys Dancehall in San Antonio, Texas on Monday, January 26, 2015 with a main event that true boxing fans won’t want to miss. Presented by @GoldenBoyBoxing Promotions and @LeijaBattahpr Promotions, the @WBCBoxing Silver Featherweight Champion Rocky Juarez (30-10-1, 21 KOs) defends his title against Robinson “Robin Hood” Castellanos (20-10, 13 KOs), in a 10-round brawl.The stakes are higher than ever for two world-class featherweights coming off of spectacular wins in their recent bouts.
@GoldenBoyBoxing @RealOscarDeLaHoya
@OscarDeLaHoya @MonicaSears @MakeAWar @MarylynAceves @Micheladatime @Class56Ramiro
@Jessrosales1
@betovision
@Malignaggi
@ATRBoxing

ALL STAR BOXING, INC RETURNS IN MARCH

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@AllStarBoxing Returns with @TelemundoSports 2015 Dates for March Series Boxeo Telemundo Ford

3/6 Aditirio Blackberry, Mexico,DF.

3/13 A La Carte Pavilion, Tampa,FL.

3/20 Aditorio Blackberry, Mexico,DF.

3/27 Turner Agri – Center Arcadia, FL.
@TelemundoTampa @allstarboxinginc

#RIOSALVARADO NOT HOLDING ANYTHING BACK

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The Stage is set for the final chapter of this trilogy Saturday night.
Photo credits: @chrisfarinaphotos

#RiosAlvarado
Former world champions and co-stars of one this era’s most intense and exciting boxing rivalries — Denver’s “Mile High” MIKE ALVARADO @MileHighMike303 and BRANDON “Bam Bam” RIOS @Brandon_Rios1 of Oxnard, Calif. The Mexican Gatti-Ward will do it again. Promoted by Top Rank®, @trboxing in association with @TecateBoxing the 12-round Rios-Alvarado III WBO International Welterweight Championship rumble will take place Saturday, January 24 at the @1STBANKCenter in nearby Broomfield and will be televised live on @HBOBoxing The last boxing event hosted by 1STBANK Center was sold out in advance — the October 19, 2013 WBO junior welterweight world championship between Alvarado and Ruslan Provodnikov.
@ToddDuboef @Bradleyajacobs @FrankStea @Boxeolarevista @BobArum @CarlMoretti @HBOBoxing

LOPEZ NOT BACKING DOWN

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Abner Lopez (21-4, 19 KO’s) @AbnerLopezJacobo Mexican warrior clearly no rounds will be one sided in this contest as he gets set to face the southpaw Russian @aikboxingshakhnazaryn Super Lightweight Aik Shakhnazarian (15-0, 6 KO’s) from Samara, Russia this Saturday night #RiosAlvarado
RIOS-ALVARADO 3 ON JAN 24th
Former world champions and co-stars of one this era’s most intense and exciting boxing rivalries — Denver’s “Mile High” MIKE ALVARADO @MileHighMike303 and BRANDON “Bam Bam” RIOS @Brandon_Rios1 of Oxnard, Calif. The Mexican Gatti-Ward will do it again. Promoted by Top Rank®, @trboxing in association with @TecateBoxing the 12-round Rios-Alvarado III WBO International Welterweight Championship rumble will take place Saturday, January 24 at the @1STBANKCenter in nearby Broomfield and will be televised live on @HBOBoxing The last boxing event hosted by 1STBANK Center was sold out in advance — the October 19, 2013 WBO junior welterweight world championship between Alvarado and Ruslan Provodnikov.
@ToddDuboef @Bradleyajacobs @FrankStea @Boxeolarevista @BobArum @CarlMoretti

EL MATADOR FIGHT READY

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@RandyElMatador signing gloves at the @GoldenBoyBoxing office, He’s well prepared to make his 1st IBF Title defense
THE HOMECOMING OF “EL MATADOR”
RANDY CABALLERO @RandyElMatador DEFENDS IBF BANTAMWEIGHT WORLD TITLE FOR FIRST TIME AGAINST ALBERTO GUEVARA AT FANTASY SPRINGS ON FEBRUARY 27
Photo credits: Nicholas Laurens
@FoxSports1 AND @FoxDeportes TO TELEVISE.
LOS ANGELES – After piling up 12 wins in 12 fights at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif., hometown hero Randy “El Matador” Caballero (22-0, 13 KOs) went on the road in search of a world championship. On October 25, it was mission accomplished for “El Matador” after he defeated England’s Stuart Hall in Monte Carlo. On Friday, February 27, the conquering hero returns to Indio’s Fantasy Springs Resort Casino to defend his IBF Bantamweight World Championship for the first time against Alberto “Metro” Guevara (18-2, 6 KOs) in a 12-round homecoming bout, presented by Golden Boy Promotions and televised by FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes. #GoldenBoyLive
@GoldenBoyBoxing
@RealOscarDeLaHoya @MonicaSears @MakeAWar @MarylynAceves @Micheladatime
@Class56Ramiro
@Jessrosales1
@betovision
@Malignaggi
#CaballeroGuevara, a 12-round bout for Caballero’s IBF Bantamweight World Championship is presented by Golden Boy Promotions and sponsored by Corona Extra, O’Reilly Auto Parts, Mexico, Live It To Believe It! and Golden Ram Group. Doors open at 5p.m. and the first bell rings at 5:30 p.m. The FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes broadcast airs live at 10:30 p.m. ET / 7:30 p.m. PT.

PACQUIAO MEETS THE QUEEN OF ROYALS

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@emmanuelpacquiao with beutyful wife @jinkeepacquiao ready to have dinner with Her Royal Highness The Queen at Buckingham Palace @BritishMonarchy
@trboxing @ToddDuboef @Bradleyajacobs @FrankStea @Boxeolarevista @BobArum @CarlMoretti

DIAMANTE THROWS OUT CEREMONIAL PITCH IN PUERTO RICO WINTER BASEBALL

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Photo credits: Carlos Rivera Giusti Puerto Rico – Young undefeated prospect of professional boxing Felix Verdejo @DiamanteVerdejo was responsible for the first release ceremonial pitch of the second game of the final set of winter league professional baseball between Cangrejeros de Santurce and Indios de Mayaguez took place Wednesday at the stadium Hiram Birthorn in San Juan. (Diamante Smiling right through the wind up)

@trboxing @trboxing @ToddDuboef @Bradleyajacobs @FrankStea @Boxeolarevista @BobArum @CarlMoretti