ABNER MARES RUMORS & GOSSIP

Jesus Cuellar vs. Abner Mares fight preview video & fighter interviews

Featherweight world champion Jesus Cuellar and former three-division world champion Abner Mares will meet in a long-awaited world championship showdown this Saturday, December 10 at Galen Center at USC in Los Angeles. The telecast begins at 10 p.m. ET with junior middleweight world champion Jermall Charlo and top-rated challenger Julian Williams in a battle of undefeated rising stars...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
21 hours ago

Q&A with Abner Mares and trainer Robert Garcia ahead of weekend fight with Jesus Cuellar

December 10 marks a pivotal year for Abner Mares, as it’s over one year since fans saw him enter the ring on television and one year since the newly formed partnership of Mares and revered trainer Robert Garcia. It is a transformed Mares that will enter the ring on Saturday, December 10 when he takes on current WBA Featherweight titlist Jesus Cuellar in a Premier Boxing Champions...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
1 day ago

Robert Garcia has Abner Mares eager to prove himself

Robert Garcia is a busy man, with gyms in his native Oxnard as well as Riverside. He's a highly sought-after trainer, his time is precious and he makes sure prospective clients know it.Garcia had heard former three-division champion Abner Mares of Hawaiian Gardens liked to go out and have a good time with his friends in the music industry, and perhaps his heart was no longer in boxing.
Via LA Daily News
4 days ago

Jesus Cuellar-Abner Mares workout photos & quotes

Featherweight world champion Jesus Cuellar and Abner Mares participated in a media workout in Los Angeles Tuesday in advance of their showdown taking place Saturday, December 10 from Galen Center in USC in Los Angeles. Also in attendance Tuesday at City of Angels Boxing was Josesito Lopez, who competes in a welterweight bout on the undercard. JESUS CUELLAR “The fight is...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
7 days ago

Santa Cruz Wears Down Mares, Wins Majority Decision

LOS ANGELES — In front of a lively Staples Center crowd, Leo Santa Cruz obtained L.A. bragging rights by defeating rival Abner Mares by majority decision (117-111 twice, 114-114). Both fighters engaged from the opening bell with vicious phonebooth exchanges. Mares mixed in counter-punching and movement with his attacks to gain an advantage. However, the tide shifted by the fifth...
Via BadCulture
August 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Leo Santa Cruz tops Abner Mares in slugfest

By Darryn Albert Nonstop action. A toe-to-toe deathmatch. Two relentless brawlers spilling each other’s blood inside of the ring. These were some of the selling points promised to us ahead of Saturday night’s Premier Boxing Champions showdown between Abner Mares and Leo Santa Cruz, a couple of the sport’s most highly touted up-and-coming offensive fighters. And boy, did we...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Script Flipped: Leo Santa Cruz Outboxes Abner Mares

Abner Mares wanted to be volume-punching Leo Santa Cruz Saturday night on ESPN. Leo Santa Cruz was ready to be boxer-puncher Abner Mares if he needed to be. Santa Cruz did a better job of being himself and enough of being Mares to take the decision, winning a majority decision in a good, not great, fight. Mares came out so aggressive — so aggressive as to win the 1st round of the...
Via The Queensbury Rules
August 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Perfect Timing? With Both Fighters Struggling, Santa Cruz Vs Mares Could Be WWIII

There was a time, and it wasn’t that long ago, where the boxing world would have went bonkers over a fight between Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares. But, like countless fights through the years, this thing never came to fruition when both fighters were ripe. So when Santa Cruz and Mares go to battle Saturday night, on an ESPN broadcast of Al Haymon’s “Premier Boxing Champions...
Via The Queensbury Rules
August 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos/Quotes Molina & Mares Los Angeles Media Day

LOS ANGELES – With their respective March 7th bouts right around the corner, former three division world champion Abner Mares and super lightweight contender John Molina Jr. hosted their first media workouts, under the Premier Boxing Champions banner, Wednesday at Fortune’s Gym in Hollywood. Joining them, Mares’ trainer Clemente Medina and Molina’s trainer Joe Goossen. Making...
Via BadCulture
February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Sergio Thompson returns Saturday in Mexico, undefeateds Frankie Gomez & Adan Mares in action

World-ranked contender Sergio "Yeyo" Thompson will attempt to end 2013 on a high note on Saturday, Dec. 14 when he squares off with countryman Cesar "El Dolar" Chavez in the main event of Golden Boy Promotions' stellar card atthe Arena Quequi in Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo Mexico. The Televisa/FOX Deportes fight card will also feature unbeaten junior welterweight prospect Frankie...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss
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