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JULIO CESAR CHAVEZ RUMORS

Fonfara Retires Chavez Jr. In 9th To Become Champion

CARSON, CA — And in the end, beer and boos rained down from the stands… On Saturday night, at the Stub Hub Arena in Carson, Andrzej Fonfara defeated Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. to become the WBC international light heavyweight champion. Fonfara was pronounced the victor after Chavez Jr. failed to answer the call of the tenth round. Dominating and dictating the pace of eight of the...
Via BadCulture
April 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos & video highlights: Andrzej Fonfara stops Julio Cesar Chavez Jr

Confident and determined, Andrzej “The Polish Prince” Fonfara (27-3, 16 KOs) spoiled the ring return of Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (48-2-1, 32 KOs) in resounding fashion Saturday night, flooring the former middleweight champion one time en route to a one-sided ninth-round TKO in the main event on Showtime. Fonfara, of Chicago by way of Radon, Poland, dropped Chavez, of Culiacan...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Andrzej Fonfara talks trash about Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

Andrzej Fonfara beat Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. to a pulp in the ring, and then he hit him with a few more jabs after their fight Saturday at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. Fonfara (27-3, 16 KOs), who won after Chavez’s corner called off the fight following the ninth round, said in his postfight...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 19, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. tells his corner to stop fight

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. told his corner to stop his fight with Andrzej Fonfara after the ninth round Saturday at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif., because of problems with his leg. Though Chavez Jr. (48-2-1, 32 KOs) tried to pass it off after the loss like he thought he still could have won, a...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Andrzej Fonfara Stops Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr., Who’s A Lazy Child*

Well, karma and poor decisionmaking caught up to Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr., finally, on Saturday night on Showtime. Beaten up by a larger man in Andrzej Fonfara for eight rounds, a man he wouldn’t have been fighting if he didn’t allow himself to blow up in weight between bouts, he was dropped in the 9th for the first time in his career, then quit between rounds. Ideally, this spoiled...
Via Bloguin Best
April 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and the burden of legacy

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. returns to action on Saturday, hoping to take one step farther away from large shadow of his legendary father. The post Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. And The Burden of Legacy appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
Via The Sports Fan Journal
April 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos/Quotes Chavez Jr. v Fonfara Final Press Conference

LOS ANGELES — With their light heavyweight showdown two days away, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr, Andrzej Fanfara along with their teams made their final comments to the media before taking the scales on Friday. Also on hand, co-feature combatants Amir Imam and Walter Castillo. Missing from the dais, Imam’s promoter Don King who is recovering from the effects of kidney stone. Appearing...
Via BadCulture
April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Is Chavez Jr. Still A Big Fight For Ward, Froch and Golovkin?

I will always hold Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. responsible for my initiation into internet trolling. He didn’t troll me, but some of his minions did. It was just before the first fight against Brian Vera. Chavez Jr. was riding a popularity high after defeating Andy Lee that soon plummeted after losing to Sergio Martinez by decision. Luckily for Chavez, he sort of redeemed himself...
Via BadCulture
April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Video preview: Showtime’s All Access looks at Julio Cesar Chavez Jr & relationship with father

“I had a hard life so yes, I am angry with him.” – Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. “I had all Mexico and the world at my feet at that time. But it still didn’t fill the void…So what was it that I looked for? The easiest and stupidest things…drugs and alcohol.” – Julio Cesar Chavez, Sr. Showtime’s award-winning All Access series returns to examine the life of Mexican superstar...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 07, 2015  |  Discuss

J.C. Chavez Sr.: “I didn’t want this fight for my son.”

LOS ANGELES — On Wednesday Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Andrzej Fanfara, joined by their respective teams, held a media conference call to formally announce their upcoming April 18th fight at the Stub Hub Arena in Carson, CA. For Chavez Jr., who’s been out of the ring for over a year, it’s his first fight in 13 months since leaving long time promoter Top Rank. Criticized in...
Via BadCulture
March 19, 2015  |  Discuss
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