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 [...]
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...
Ricky Burns says that he is not concerned by Jose Gonzalez’s KO ratio as he prepares to defend his WBO lightweight title in Betfair’s ‘Fighting Pride of Scotland’ on May 11 at the Emirates Arena in Glasgow, live on Sky Sports.
The mandatory challenger comes to Scotland with 17 KOs from 22 wins and after Burns was floored by Gonzalez’s fellow Puerto Rican ‘Rocky’ Roman...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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March 09, 2012
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.
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March 07, 2012
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...
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December 30, 2011