Last week, ESPN and Banner Promotions announced it had joined forces to create the 2014 Boxcino Tournament; where lightweight and middleweight contenders will compete in separate single-elimination brackets beginning February 21. The field is a diverse mix of prospects and veterans from various parts of the world. One of the middleweight’s taking part is Sena Agbeko (15-0, 15 KOs) of Ghana; who makes his U.S. debut against Raymond Gatica (13-2, 8 KOs) in a six round bout.
Get the Buzz on Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Bryan Vera II at the press conference for this highly anticipated rematch, March 1 on HBO.
Top Rank CEO Bob Arum talks about the upcoming HBO double header featuring a rematch between former middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and and Brian Vera as well as a featherweight clash between WBO champion Orlando Salido and standout amateur champion Vasyl Lomachenko
Kelsey McCarson visited Plex Gym and chatted with Bryan Vera (23-7-0) about his upcoming rematch with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Vera feels he should have gotten the win during their first match on 2013. Bryan Vera will be meeting Chavez Jr. again on March 1st at the Alamodome, in San Antonio, Texas.
Banner Promotions, Inc. will present a new boxing tournament that will develop boxing’s newest stars. The Boxcino 2014 Championships will be a single-elimination, two weight class tournament that will feature eight fighters in both the lightweight and middleweight divisions.
Mikey Garcia and Juan Carlos Burgos wigh in video Jan 24, 2014
Promoter Bob Arum Gives His Thoughts about Garcia vs Burgos
[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]ORANGE, Calif. (Jan. 21, 2014) – Two-time world title challenger and current No. 1 contender Juan Carlos Burgos (30-1-2, 20 KOs) of Tijuana, Mexico looks to unseat undefeated WBO Junior Lightweight champion and 2013 Fighter of the Year nominee Mikey Garcia (33-0, 28 KOs) on Saturday, Jan. 25. The fight will be televised live […]
[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]SAN ANTONIO, TX (January 16, 2014) — On the heels of their controversial collision which resulted in a hotly disputed decision, former World Boxing Council (WBC) middleweight champion and Son of the Legend JULIO CÉSAR CHÁVEZ JR. and Top-Five contender and two-fisted Texan BRYAN VERA will square off in a 12-round super middleweight battle […]