By Andrew Rivera: Albuquerque welterweight Josh Torres used a vicious body attack on Francisco Castro, halting him to collect the 20th win of his career late Saturday night at the Manuel Lujan Building in Albuquerque, New Mexico in the headline Expo Explosion 3 main event.
WBA Super Featherweight Champ Gervonta Davis and former world titleholder Hugo Ruiz went face-to-face Thursday at the final press conference before they go toe-to-toe this Saturday night at the Dignity Health Sports Park, formerly StubHub Center, in Carson, California.
Undefeated super lightweight contender Mario Barrios will look to continue his push toward a world title shot when he faces Mexico’s Richard Zamora this Saturday, February 9 from Dignity Health Sports Park, formerly StubHub Center, in Carson, California.
Undisputed female world welterweight champion “The First Lady” Cecilia Braekhus made yet another successful defence of her WBC, WBA, WBO, IBF, and IBO titles at the Stub Hub Center in Carson, California on Saturday via 10 round unanimous decision over Magdziak-Lopes of Poland.
WBA lightweight champion Vasiliy Lomachenko and WBO lightweight titleholder Jose Pedraza exchanged pleasantries on a brisk New York afternoon on Thursday two days before their title unification battle, Saturday evening at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York.
Undefeated super bantamweight contender Carlos Castro has signed a multi-year promotional agreement with Top Rank, Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum announced today. Castro, a 24-year-old resident of Phoenix, Arizona, has a record of 20-0 with nine knockouts and is the current WBC USNBC super bantamweight champion.