By Manuel Perez: Featherweight world champions Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares will both be fighting in separate fights on October 14 in a doubleheader on Fox in Los Angeles, California. The bad news is Santa Cruz and Mares won’t be fighting a rematch, yet. On the same date on October 14, WBC junior middleweight… Continue Reading Santa Cruz and Mares fighting in separate fights on October 14
By Rich Cheney: The planned October 7th rematch between WBA Super World featherweight champion Leon Santa Cruz and WBA World 126 lb. champion Abner Mares has been called off. The negotiations fizzled out reportedly over the split of the revenue between the two fighters. Another sticking point that proved to be the undoing for the… Continue Reading Leo Santa Cruz vs. Abner Mares II rematch is off
Abner Mares is holding off making his own title defense of his WBA World featherweight belt by waiting on the winner of the January 28th rematch between WBA Super World featherweight champion Carl Frampton (23-0, 14 KOs) and Leo Santa Cruz (32-1-1, 18 KOs). The two fighters are facing each other at the MGM Grand… Continue Reading Mares wants Frampton vs. Santa Cruz winner
Abner Mares (30-2-1, 15 KOs) is targeting the winner of the January 28 fight between WBA ‘Super’ World featherweight champion Carl Frampton and Leo Santa Cruz for his next fight. Mares beat WBA World featherweight champion Jesus Cuellar (28-2, 21 KOs) by a 12 round split decision last Saturday night at the USC Galen Center… Continue Reading Mares wants Frampton-Santa Cruz winner
WBA Featherweight World Champion Jesus Cuellar (28-1, 21 KOs) will be defending his title this Saturday night on December 10 against former three time world champion Abner Mares (29-2-1, 15 KOs) on Premier Boxing Champions on Showtime from the Galen Center at USC in Los Angeles. This is must win situation for the 31-year-old Mares,… Continue Reading Abner Mares vs. Jesus Cuellar this Saturday on Showtime
By Steve Sturges: Former three division world champion Abner Mares (29-2-1, 15 KOs) will be back inside the ring in October or November against possibly WBA World featherweight champion Jesus Cuellar (28-1, 21 KOs), according to RingTV. Mares, 30, hasn’t fought since losing to WBA Super World featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz last year in… Continue Reading Abner Mares vs. Jesus Cuellar possible for Oct. or Nov.
By Steve Sturges: Former the division world champion Abner Mares (29-2-1, 15 KOs) has a medical condition that has led to his title challenge against WBA World featherweight champion Jesus Cuellar (28-1, 21 KOs) being called off for June 25, according to Mares’ promoter Lou Dibella. The medical issue wasn’t disclosed for some reason, but… Continue Reading Mares-Cuellar fight called off