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OMAR CHAVEZ RUMORS & GOSSIP

Omar Chavez taking on Michael Oliveira

MO Productions held a press conference tonight at Smith & Wollensky in Miami Beach to announce an agreement has been reached for a fight this fall at a site to be determined between 23-year-old light middleweight prospects Michael "The Brazilian Rocky" Oliveira (21-1, 16 KOs) and Omar "El Businessman" Chavez (30-2, 22 KOs). Born in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Oliveira...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Paez defeats Chavez; Miranda wins

In a highly-entertaining battle of second-generation welterweight prospects, the 24-year-old Jorge Paez Jr. (30-4-1, 18 KOs) scored a majority 10-round decision over 21-year-old Omar Chavez (27-1-1, 20 KOs) in Mexico. The early rounds were contested up close, forehead touching forehead, both fighters engaged in heated back and forth exchanges. Paez, who had the faster hands and...
Via Fox Sports
December 18, 2011  |  Discuss

Chavez predicts knockout of Paez

In a 10-round battle of second-generation welterweight prospects, Omar Chavez (27-0-1, 20 KOs) will take on Jorge Paez Jr. 29-4-1, 18 KOs at the Arena Jorge Cuesy Serrano in Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas, Mexico this Saturday. Chavez, son of Julio Cesar Chavez, has begun working alongside his brother, Julio Jr., at the Wild Card Gym in Los Angeles under the guidance of trainer Freddie...
Via Fox Sports
December 15, 2011  |  Discuss

The Week's Boxing Schedule, Featuring Andre Ward, Carl Froch, Roberto Marroquin, Omar Chavez, ...

The schedule this week is pretty sparse, apart from the one bigsexyhugemouthwatering fight: Andre Ward vs. Carl Froch. Since it's one of the very best fights that can be made right now and we have no idea who is going to win, we'll just have to deal with an otherwise quiet week. There are a fair few good boxers fighting, just not against other boxers of note. Shows...
Via The Queensbury Rules
December 13, 2011  |  Discuss
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