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
By Dwight Fitzmorris: Last Saturday night, WBA featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz (32-0-1, 18 KOs) put in one of his best efforts of his career in defeating former 122lb title holder Kiko Martinez (35-7, 26 KOs) in five rounds at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. Santa Cruz pounded Martinez at will with combinations to… Continue Reading Leo Santa Cruz wants big fight next
By Tim Fletcher: Two down in their luck former world champions Abner Mares and Fernando Montiel (54-5-2, 39 KOs) and Abner Mares (29-2-1, 15 KOs) will be fighting in the co-feature bout on the Keith Thurman vs. Shawn Porter fight card next month on March 12 on Premier Boxing Champions on CBS from the Mohegan… Continue Reading Abner Mares to battle Fernando Montiel on March 12 on CBS