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Vazquez decisions Avila

Former world champion Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. scored a twelve round unanimous decision over Guillermo Avila in a Super Bantamweight bout at the Kissimmee Civic Center in Kissimmee, Florida. Scores were 116-112 on all cards. Vazquez, 122 lbs of Bayamon, PR is now 23-3-1. Avila, 122 lbs of Jalisco, MX is now 13-1. Israel Vazquez remained undefeated with a six round ... Read More »

Marquez injures hand; Fight with Vazquez Jr. Postponed

A Hand injury suffered by former world champion Rafael Marquez has postponed his August 4th bout with fellow former world champion Wilfredo Vazquez Jr reports Dan Rafael of espn.com “Rafael Marquez is injured and he will not fight on Aug. 4 because he needs recovery time and we have postponed the show,” said vazquez promoter Peter Rivera. “This happens in ... Read More »

Donaire hand is ok; looks forward to Arce bout

According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, Super Bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire hurt his left hand during his Saturday night title win over Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. but that hand was deemed ok after x-rays were negative. “My hand is swollen and there is damaged soft tissue, but everything is good,” Donaire said. “The doctor said I need three or four weeks ... Read More »

Chavez Jr. retains Middleweight crown with decision over Rubio

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr_CF

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. retained the WBC Middleweight title with a hard fought twelve round unanimous decision mandatory challenger Marco Antonio Rubio in front of an enthusiastic crowd as the Alamo Dome in San Antonio, Texas. Chavez swept through early rounds by landing the crisper shots inside. It was a solid performance for Chavez as he was dealing with struggling ... Read More »

Waiting for weighting: Chavez Jr. and Rubio take the scale

SAN ANTONIO – There was Bob Arum. There was Wilfredo Vazquez Sr. There were Nonito Donaire and Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. There were Jose Sulaiman and Lupe Contreras. There were Marco Antonio Rubio and a mariachi band adorned in tight rose-colored garb and silver buckles. They were all waiting – waiting for Junior. Friday at Alamodome, 25 minutes after he was ... Read More »

JULIO CÉSAR CHÁVEZ, JR. / MARCO ANTONIO RUBIO NONITO DONAIRE / WILFREDO VAZQUEZ, JR. WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP DOUBLEHEADER FINAL NEW CONFERENCE

Today! Thursday, February 2, at 2 P.M. CT The Alamodome in San Antonio OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! SAN ANTONIO (February 2, 2012) – Undefeated World Middleweight Champion and the Son of the Legend, JULIO CÉSAR CHÁVEZ, JR. (44-0-1, 31 KOs), of Culiacan, México, Top-Five pound-for- pound superstar and three-division world champion NONITO “The Filipino Flash” DONAIRE (27-1, 18 KOs), a ... Read More »

FOLLOW PACQUIAO – MOSLEY LIVE!

Follow all the action as it happens from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas as WBO Welterweight champion and Pound for Pound king, Manny Pacquiao takes on future Hall of Famer “Sugar” Shane Mosley. The action begins at 9pm est/6pm pac with a three fight undercard that will feature a 122 lb world championship between Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. and former ... Read More »

WEIGHTS FROM LAS VEGAS

Manny Pacquiao 145 – Shane Mosley 147 (WBO Welterweight Championship) Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. 122 – Jorge Arce 122 (WBO Super Bantamweight Title) Kelly Pavlik 170 – Alfonso Lopez 169 Mike Alvarado 139 – Ray Nahr 140 Read More »

Vazquez Jr. – Arce added to Pacquiao – Mosley

In what looks to be shaping up as the fight card of the year, Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. will defend the WBO Super Bantamweight championship against former world champion Jorge Arce on May 7th underneath Manny Pacquiao defending the WBO Welterweight championship against Shane Mosley “We’re done, we’re good to go,” said Carl Moretti of Top Rank of the deal with ... Read More »