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Arreola to battle Eric Molina in February 18th

Dan Rafael of is reporting that former world Heavyweight title challenger Chris Arreola will be in action on February 18th against once-beaten Eric Molina in Corpus Christie, Texas. The bout will be part of a card that will feature Paul Williams battling Nobuhiro Ishida and IBF Light Heavyweight champion Tavoris Cloud taking on Gabriel Campillo. “We’ve come to an ... Read More »

Liakhovich sets Chambers story straight Calls out Arreola

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona (January 18, 2012) – Former world heavyweight champion Sergei “The White Wolf” Liakhovich is not fighting this Saturday because his scheduled opponent, “Fast” Eddie Chambers, failed in a timely fashion to notify Team Liakhovich that he was pulling out of their fight due to broken ribs, which resulted in the cancellation of their fight as well as insufficient ... Read More »


Promoter Dan Goossen talks about the October 29 showdown between Andre Ward and Carl Froch plus updates Eddie Chambers, Tony Thompson and Chris Arreola Read More »


Heavyweight contender Chris Arreola talks to Marc Abrams about his win over Friday Ahunanya Read More »

Arreola to meet Ahunanya on Williams – Lara undercard in Atlantic City

Heavyweight contender Chris Arreola will take on Friday Ahunanya on July 9th in Atlantic City as part if the Paul Williams – Erislandy Lara Jr. Middleweight bout according to Dan Rafael of The Williams – Lara and Akifumi Shimoda – Rico Ramos Jr. Featherweight title bout is scheduled for the HBO Broadcast while the network will air highlights of ... Read More »

Arreola Rolls on in Reno

RENO, NEVADA – Crowd-pleasing heavyweight Cristobal Arreola continued his climb back near the top of the division with a one-sided seventh-round stoppage of former fringe contender Kendrick Releford at the Reno Events Center on Friday night. Arreola (32-2, 28 KOs) of Riverside, California did not exactly come out guns blazing, but controlled Releford (22-15-2, 10 KOs) of Fort Worth, Texas ... Read More »

Arreola back quick; to take on Releford on May 27 on ESPN 2

Los Angeles, CA (May 16, 2011) – Southern California heavyweight star Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola (31-2, 27 KOs) will make a quick return to the ring when he faces 28-year-old Kendrick “The Apostle” Releford (22-14-2, 10 KOs) of Fort Worth, Texas, in a 10-round main event on Friday, May 27, at the world-class 6,000-seat Reno Events Center operated by the ... Read More »

The Andre Ward Show Rolls on to the Finals

CARSON, CALIFORNIA–In the first Super Six World Boxing Classic semi-final, tournament favorite Andre Ward continued his unbeaten run through the competition with a decisive twelve-round decision over Arthur Abraham at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California on Saturday night. Abraham (32-3, 26 KOs) of Berlin, Germany by way of Yerevan, Armenia did have his moments in the early going. ... Read More »

Q & A with Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola

With more and more of the top Heavyweights coming from Europe one man looking to snap that dominance and bring back the Heavyweight title to America is Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola. The 30 year old Californian currently sports a 30-2(26) ledger, he fights on the undercard of Andre Ward-V-Arthur Abraham at the Home Depot, Carson, Ca on the 14 May ... Read More »

Arreola stops Abell in One

Former world Heavyweight title challenger, Chris Arreola stopped Joey Abell in round one of a scheduled ten round Heavyweight bout of knockout artists at the Pechanga Resort in Temecula, California. Abell had a little success early as he landed a couple of decent left hands. Arreola then landed a huge right that rocked Abell on the ropes. Arreola then landed ... Read More »

Nightmarish Start Planned for 2011

Heavyweight contender Chris Arreola will headline in season debut of ESPN2 Friday Night Fights, which takes place January 7th, his trainer Henry Ramirez told Thursday. Doctors recently signed off on the hands that he injured in his last bout against Manuel Quezada, which will allow him enough time to train and get ready for the January bout. Arreola (29-2, ... Read More »

Last ten-plus months have been a “Nightmare” for Arreola

When the sun arose on the morning of September 26, 2009, Cristobal “Nightmare” Arreola was an undefeated prospect, sporting an unblemished record of 27-0, and about to fight for a world heavyweight title against Vitali Klitschko. He was continually built up by and showcased on HBO and was arguably the best American-born heavyweight. By the time the clock struck midnight ... Read More »

Arreola decisions Quezada

Chris Arreola scored a twelve round unanimous decision over Manuel Quezada in a Heavyweight bout at the Citizens Business Bank Business Arena in Ontario, California. Arreola was very busy over most of the fight seemed a bit slow as he came in at 256 pounds. His size and strength plus the volume was too much for Quezada who was very ... Read More »


On August 21, the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey will play host to “The Big Challenge” fight card, presented by Main Events, Ziggy Promotions and X-Cel Worldwide. The main event will feature North Jersey’s adopted son, Tomasz “Goral” Adamek, against “Big” Michael Grant. Adamek (41-1, 27 KO), who is coming off an impressive majority decision victory against heavyweight contender ... Read More »

Arreola to face Quezada on August 13 on ESPN 2

According to Dan Rafael of, former world Heavyweight title challenger, Chris Arreola will take on fellow Mexican-American Heavyweight Manuel Quezada on August 13 in a bout that will take place at the Citizens Business Bank Center in Ontario, California. The bout will be braodcasted on ESPN 2. “This fight is an opportunity for Cris to jump back into the ... Read More »

Adamek – Areeola 2?

Just a week after he lost a gruelling Heavyweight fight Chris Arreola was in Las Vegas to watch the Welterweight Super fight between Floyd Mayweather & Shane Mosley. When asked about where he goes next Arreola told me that he will be having a rematch with Tomasz Adamek in New Jersey at the end of August. It seems a logical ... Read More »

Adamek proves he belongs amongst the Heavyweight elite

On Saturday night from the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California in front of 6,256 patrons the pride of Poland Tomasz “Goral” Adamek 41-1(27) proved he belongs amongst the Heavyweight elite when he posted a majority decision over hometown favourite Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola 28-2(25) in his second defence of the IBF International Heavyweight title. Both guys came out ... Read More »

Arreola – Adamek weigh in notes

Looks like Cris Arreola and his trainer didn’t keep true on their promise that the hard hitting Californian would weigh in under 240, but he manage to scale in 12.5 lbs less than his last bout. The naturally smaller Adamek, who is likely to go after a title in a third division if he is victorious Saturday, was 3 lbs ... Read More »

HUGE WILLIAMS-MARTINEZ PHOTO GALLERY Claudia Bocanegra was on hand to capture the potential Fight of The Year between Paul Williams and Sergio Martinez in Atlantic City. The pictures tell the story as Williams and Martinez locked up in a classic Middleweight brawl. Photos from the whole card which includes Chris Arreola’s 4th round stoppage over Brian Minto Plus Tony Thompson scoring a ninth ... Read More »

Williams scores Majority decision Martinez in classic battle

Paul Williams scored a close majority decision victory over Sergio Martinez in a battle of world champions in a twelve round Middleweight fight at the Adrian Phillips Ballroom inside Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City The fight was non-stop action from the beginning and the first round provided some serious fireworks as both fighters scored knockdowns. It Williams who struck first ... Read More »

Williams – Martinez Press Conference Photo Gallery Claudia Bocanegra was on hand at The Palm Restaurant in New York City as Paul Williams and Sergio Martinez met the media in advance of their big fight Saturday night in Atlantic City. also on hand was the Heavyweight co-feature between Chris Arreola and Brian Minto. Read More »

Minto: “I’ll fight Arreola Dec. 5th!”

WBO#7, WBA#14 heavyweight contender, Brian “The Beast” Minto (34-2 21kos) wants a shot at WBC#4, WBO#10 Chris Arreola (27-1 24kos) on Dec. 5th on HBO. Minto states, “We both have a great deal of heart and skill, and our styles would make for an exciting and fan-friendly type fight. In addition, Arreola can put up his NABF belt, and I’ll ... Read More »

Rossy steps in to take on Arreola has been informed that Derric Rossy (22-2, 12 KO’s) is most likely to step in and face Chris Arreola (27-1, 24 KO’s) on the Dec 5th HBO card. The fight will be listed as the co-main event to P4P fighter Paul Williams (37-1, 27 KO’s) and an opponent to be named at a later time. The Arreola/Rossy fight isn’t ... Read More »

Klitschko Stops Arreola in Ten!

Cristobal Arreola has become accustomed to facing questions for his conditioning or as they say, lack of. The former 225 lb prospect morphed into a 250 lb contender due to a poor diet and reported disinterest in serious training. Even with new conditioning coach Darryl Hudson working tirelessly to prepare him for the biggest fight of his career, Arreola felt ... Read More »

Klitschko/Arreola Press Conference

Live heavyweight boxing returns to the City Of Angels next month, September 26th, as WBC Heavyweight Champion Vitali “Dr. Ironfist” Klitschko defends his title against challenger Cristobal “The Nightmare” Arreola. In the buildup to the fight, the two boxers and their respective camps met today at Staples Center, the sight of the soon-to-be brawl, in downtown Los Angeles. Vitali (37-2, ... Read More »