Juan Manuel Lopez

Some were predicting a slow week for boxing which never happens

How about that slugfest in Puerto Rico? On Saturday night in San Juan, Puerto Rico, first there was the hotly contested bout between Juan Manuel Lopez and Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. which ended with Lopez scoring an 11th-round knockout. Then, in overtime, came Lopez’s heated exchange with Vazquez’s trainer. It all took place at the Roberto Clemente Coliseum. […]

Weekend boxing schedule looks to be exciting

Friday, Banner Promotions, in association with the Pechanga Resort and Casino, has their sensational fight card at Pechanga with Marvin Quintero and Ruslan Provodnikov heading the bill and then Showtime’s boxing analyst Al Bernstein wrote me he’ll be at ringside calling the action with Gus Johnson for Showtime’s telecast of the Juan Manuel Lopez-Orlando Salido WBO Featherweight title match Saturday […]

Yuriorkis Gamboa hits harder than Pacquiao claims Jorge Solis

  In the post-fight interview after the Yuriorkis Gamboa (20-0-0, 16 KOs) destruction of Jorge Solis (40-3-2, 29 KOs) at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City on Saturday night, the beaten Mexican fighter was asked to compare Gamboa to Pacquiao. Leave This Blank:Leave This Blank Too:Do Not Change This:Your email: 

Invite to a workout: Lopez vs. Marquez

Monday, November 1st, at noon the media will be invited inside the Fortune Gym at 7574B Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, to watch the WBO featherweight world champ Juan Manuel Lopez of Puerto Rico work out and then an hour later the Mexican legend and future Hall of Famer Rafael Marquez will participate in an open […]

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