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
Boxing fans are in for a treat in the coming months with Showtime televising seven big fights involving top fighters in the sport. These are fights in some cases that fans would normally have to pay to see, but in this case, they’ll all be shown on regular Showtime rather than through their pay-per-view arm.… Continue Reading 7 BIG Showtime fights
WBA World featherweight champion Carl Frampton believes that unbeaten Kell Brook (36-0, 25 KOs) has a chance to pull off an upset against IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (35-0, 32 KOs) this Saturday night in their fight on HBO and Sky Box Office PPV. Frampton notes that Brook, 30, is a solid junior middleweight… Continue Reading Frampton thinks Brook has chance against GGG
Carl Frampton, the new World Boxing Association featherweight champion, says he wants to fight Leo Santa Cruz in a rematch before Christmas in December. The rematch won’t be taking place in Los Angeles, which is where Santa Cruz was asking for the rematch to take place. Frampton has no choice but to give Santa Cruz… Continue Reading Frampton wants Santa Cruz in December
Leo Santa Cruz (32-1-1, 18 KOs) and his father Jose Santa Cruz want a rematch against the newly crowned World Boxing Association featherweight champion Carl Frampton (23-0, 14 KOs) after losing a 12 round majority decision to him last Saturday night in a fight televised on Showtime Boxing from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New… Continue Reading Will Frampton duck Santa Cruz rematch?
By Sarabjit Sandhu: WBA featherweight champion Carl Frampton (23-0, 14 KOs) said last Saturday night that he has no desire to fight unbeaten two-time Olympic gold medalist Guillermo Rigondeaux (17-0, 11 KOs), because “there’s no money in that fight.” Frampton has fallen into the same excuse for avoiding the Rigondeaux fight as we’re seeing more… Continue Reading Frampton’s excuses for not fighting Rigondeaux
By Sean McDaniel: IBF featherweight champion Lee Selby (23-1, 8 KOs) would be quite pleased if he winds up as the next opponent for WBA featherweight champion Carl Frampton (23-0, 14 KOs) in a unification fight this year. Frampton, 29, won the WBA title last Saturday night with a 12 round majority decision over Leo… Continue Reading Lee Selby wants Frampton next