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Ricky Burns Defeats Jose Gonzalez In A Spectacular Title Bout

Ricky Burns (36-2, 11KOs) outlasted Jose Gonzalez (22-1, 17KOs) in Scotland on Saturday night to earn the RTD win and retain his WBO lightweight title. The differences in ability and style between the two men created one of the best fights this year though it ended both excitingly and disappointingly. In an unusually exciting first [...]
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May 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Video, photos: Ricky Burns vs. Jose Gonzalez weigh-in results

The official Ricky Burns vs. Jose Gonzalez weigh-ins were held this afternoon in preparation for their lightweight title fight in Glasgow, Scotland on Saturday evening, headlining the Fighting Pride of Scotland event. Right here, you can watch a video of the Burns vs. Gonzalez weigh-in and find the weigh-in results for the fighters. Take a look. Burns vs. Gonzalez Weigh-in Results...
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May 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Videos: Ricky Burns vs. Jose Gonzalez final press conference

The final press conference for the Fighting Pride of Scotland event headlined by Ricky Burns making a defense of his WBO lightweight title against undefeated, hard-hitting Jose Gonzalez of Puerto Rico was held today. The fight takes places this weekend in Glasgow. Right here, you'll find full video coverage of the Burns vs. Gonzalez presser, and you'll get a chance to see...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Undefeated Jose Gonzalez ready to take out Ricky Burns

Jose Gonzalez has warned Ricky Burns he’s willing to go to the trenches to rip the Scotsman’s WBO lightweight title from him in Betfair’s ‘Fighting Pride of Scotland’ show on May 11 at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow, live on Sky Sports. The Puerto Rican travels to Scotland confident of upsetting the Coatbridge star, and despite a formidable KO record of 17 from 22 fights...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Jose Uribe: a defensive only SS who had to learn how to play defense

One of my earliest memories of collecting baseball cards was looking at the back of a 1986 Topps Jose Uribe baseball card. His 1977 season was missed due to injury so instead of stats, it said “on disabled list”. The next three seasons of 1978-1980 all had lines that said “did not play”. But Uribe (born Jose Gonzalez) was a useful shortstop who had his best MLB seasons with...
January 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Undefeated lightweights Bernardo & Gonzalez collide on Oct 6 in Puerto Rico

Undefeated lightweight standout, Eudy "AK 47" Bernardo (13-0, 8 KOs), who hails from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, will travel to hostile territory and fight Jose Gonzalez (20-0, 15 KOs) who resides in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico.  Both fighters will put their undefeated records on the line as they battle for the WBC Latino Lightweight title. This 10-round bout is...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Santander hires Cervera as 3rd coach of season

Racing Santander has hired its third coach of the season, signing Alvaro Cervera from Recreativo Huelva until the end of the season. The struggling Spanish club this week fired Juan Jose Gonzalez, who led a three-man coaching crew that had replaced Hector Cuper in December. Santander is 18th in the league and three points from safety. Cervera's contract with Recreativo Huelva...
Via AP on Fox
March 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Santander fires Gonzalez, cuts coaching staff to 2

Racing Santander has reduced its three-man coaching staff to two by firing Juan Jose Gonzalez. Gonzalez, who was let go on Wednesday, had been appointed with Fede Castanos and Pablo Pinillos as coaches with relatively equal responsibility after head coach Hector Cuper was fired in December. Castanos and Pinillos will now lead the team for its final 13 games of the season. Santander...
Via AP on Fox
March 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Santander to stick with 3 coaches for season

Racing Santander says it plans to stick with its three-man coaching team until the end of the season. Juan Jose Gonzalez, Fede Castanos and Pablo Pinillos took over after Argentine coach Hector Cuper was fired with the club in last place. The financially stricken Spanish club plans to stick with its current trio for the remaining 22 games after it moved up to 19th, one point off...
Via AP on Fox
December 30, 2011  |  Discuss
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