Day: June 30, 2014

Lara Rolling Into Top Form For Canelo On June 12

Photo Credit: Paul Hernandez With less than two weeks to go until his SHOWTIME PPV® showdown with Canelo Alvarez (43-1-1, 31 KOs), WBA Super Welterweight World Champion Erislandy “The American Dream” Lara (19-1-2, 12 KOs) is looking sensational in sparring and running on all cylinders. “My sparring partners are pushing me with numerous styles and I’m adapting to all of them comfortably,” Lara said. …

Prospects Junior Younan & Louis Cruz See Action On FNF Undercard

This Wednesday, 50 Cent’s SMS Promotions returns to the Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT, for a special edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights. Headlining the card will be Mark Davis (18-0, 5KO’s) putting his undefeated record on the line against Michael Farenas (38-4-4, 30KO’s) in a 12-round super featherweight matchup. In the co-feature bout, former …

“Path To Glory” Reyes, Santillan & Roman Score Victories At Doubletree

Photo Credit: Carlos Baeza Welterweight Artemio Reyes (22-2, 18 KOs) needed two rounds to dispatch Abraham Alvarez (16-5-1, 7 KOs) on Friday in the 10-round “Path to Glory” main event promoted by Southern California-based Thompson Boxing Promotions.  Reyes, who came in winning six straight, ended it in typical Reyes fashion, inside of three rounds.  Only one of his last six knockout wins …