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Welterweight

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Top Welterweight Articles

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  • Miguel Cotto ducks Ricardo Mayorga's publicity grab

     
    Miguel Cotto had heard enough and didn’t think it best to stick around for the concluding act of the script, especially if it was going to be a sucker punch. Rather than participate in the traditional face-off with Saturday opponent......
  • Alvarez vs. Hatton: Saul Alvarez defeats Matthew Hatton by unanimous decision

     
    It was entertaining. It was, at times, brutal. But in the end there was no doubt who was the better boxer. Saul Alvarez used his size and confident style to win a unanimous decision over a game Matthew Hatton to......
  • Bob Arum and Don King won’t save boxing, Floyd Mayweather will

     
    The boxing world has been abuzz since former bitter rival promoters Bob Arum and Don King are working together to hype their latest fight between Miguel Cotto and Ricardo Mayorga. Sure, the event is Cotto-Mayorga. But what fans really want to know is if...
  • Miguel Cotto stops Ricardo Mayorga with a TKO in 12th round

     
    Puerto Rico's Miguel Cotto (36-2, 29 knockouts) defeated challenger Ricardo Mayorga (29-8-1) of Nicaragua with a technical knockout in the 12th round of their World Boxing Assn. super-welterweight title fight on Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden...
  • Joe Tessitore saves boxing haymakers for Fight Night video games, not ESPN

     
    If you're squeamish, you don't want Joe Tessitore's job. The blow-by-blow broadcaster for ESPN Friday Night Fights said he has been covered in so much blood that his dry cleaner suspected he was a hit man....
  • L.A. Times March MMA Rankings

     
    Heavyweight 1. Cain Velasquez 2. Junior Dos Santos 3. Fabricio Werdum 4. Brock Lesnar 5. Alistair Overeem 6. Antonio Silva 7. Shane Carwin 8. Fedor Emelianenko 9. Frank Mir 10. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira With the UFC's parent company purchasing Strikeforce,...
  • Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley live updates

     
    Strikeforce runs its first major Showtime event since being purchased by UFC parent company Zuffa on Saturday night in San Diego. The show, one of Strikeforce's stronger cards of the past couple years, is headlined by a pair of title......
  • L.A. Times April MMA Rankings

     
    Heavyweight 1. Cain Velasquez 2. Junior Dos Santos 3. Fabricio Werdum 4. Brock Lesnar 5. Alistair Overeem 6. Antonio Silva 7. Shane Carwin 8. Fedor Emelianenko 9. Frank Mir 10. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira The newest season of the Ultimate Fighter......
  • UFC 129: St. Pierre vs. Shields, live updates

     
    UFC runs the biggest live event in its history Saturday night from Toronto. The sold-out show will be attended by approximately 55,000 fans and is headlined by a UFC welterweight title fight between Georges St. Pierre and Jake Shields. Also......
  • L.A. product Charlie Valencia fights for love of the sport

     
    With 55,000 people and an $11 million gate expected for Saturday’s UFC 129 event from Toronto, it’s easy to forget that UFC’s popularity boom is still less than six years old. When Kobe Bryant won his first NBA title, UFC......
  • Pacquiao-Mosley notes: Kenny Bayless named referee

     
    Veteran fight referee Kenny Bayless was selected to be the third man in the ring Saturday when Manny Pacquiao and Shane Mosley fight for a world welterweight title at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Bayless has worked Pacquiao's......