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2015 Breakout Performance of the Year

Which Boxer Had the Best Breakout Performance in 2015? The Breakout Performance of the Year award can go in several different directions. It could go to a top prospect who steps up in competition and performs at a high level, it could go to an entirely unknown fighter who bursts onto the scene with a major victory, or it could go to a fringe contender or B-side fighter who takes...
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Chavez Jr. Wins In Lackluster Fashion

TEXAS — Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. continue his boxing journey with a win over Marcos Reyes. A win yes but, something to write home about? Definitely not. Let’s side aside the fact that he clearly dwarfed his opponent by at least 20 pounds in the ring (Chavez Jr. didn’t make weight for the 168 pound bout, coming in at just over 170 pounds) Despite winning in a non-spectacular,...
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July 19, 2015  |  Discuss

And AGAIN, Chavez Jr. Misses Weight

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. misses weight for his fight against Marco Reyes… …and in other news, water is still wet. Enough of the shenanigans. 172 is too big for Jr., as we saw against Andrzej Fonfara, and he is clearly incapable of weighing in at 168 pounds for a fight. So what’s a promoter/manager to do? Feed him tomato cans? The tomato cans won’t matter if he can’t make...
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July 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr fails to make weight, again

In a move which you would love to say is surprising but couldn’t possibly come as a true surprise to anybody, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. failed to make weight for his clash against Marcos Reyes. Dropping back down to the super middleweight division, after a rude welcoming at light heavyweight courtesy of Andrzej Fonfara, Chavez couldn’t make the limit. The fight goes on, as...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Marcos Reyes ready to score the upset against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

One of the most recognizable names in boxing, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (48-2-1, 32 KOs) will attempt to get back on the winning track when he meets Mexico’s Marcos “Dorado” Reyes (33-2, 24 KOs) on Showtime on Saturday, July 18, from the Don Haskins Center at UTEP in El Paso, Texas. Chavez is a Mexican superstar and former middleweight world champion. He’s also the son of legendary...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

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

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

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

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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