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Results & photos: Viktor Postol pulls off upset & ices Lucas Matthysse with 10th rd stoppage

Fight fans were out in full force for a day of exciting fights at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, with a packed house of 7,025 fight fans. Live on HBO Boxing After Dark, the main event of the evening was a hard-fought face off between Argentina’s Lucas “La Máquina” Matthysse (37-4, 34 KOs) and undefeated Viktor “The Iceman” Postol (28-0, 12 KOs) of Kiev, Ukraine...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Lucas Matthysse vs. Viktor Postol weigh-in results & photos

Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, Lucas Matthysse vs. Viktor Postol headlines a HBO Boxing doubleheader. Matthysse vs. Postol is a set to be for a vacant title strap in the junior welterweight division, and both men comfortably made weight ahead of their showdown. Opening up the telecast a 10-round showdown, also in the junior welterweight division that...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Matthysse vs. Postol, Soto vs. Orozco final presser photos & quotes

Lucas “La Máquina” Matthysse (37-3, 34 KOs) andViktor “The Iceman” Postol (27-0, 11 KOs) hosted the final press conference ahead of their battle Oct. 3 at the StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. televised live on HBO Boxing After Dark. The press conference also featured co-main event fighters Humberto “La Zorrita” Soto (65-8-2, 35 KOs), and undefeated contender Antonio...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Lucas Matthysse, Humberto Soto workout photos & quotes

Just days ahead of his October 3 battle against Viktor “The Iceman” Postol (27-0, 11 KOs), Lucas “La Máquina” Matthysse (37-3, 34 KOs) hosted a Los Angeles media workout at The Rock Gym in Carson, Calif. on Wednesday. He was joined by co-main event fighter Humberto “La Zorrita” Soto (65-8-2, 35 KOs) of Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico; and fighters featured on the non-televised...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
October 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Lucas Matthysse LA Media Workout Video/Photos

CARSON, CA – Looking poised, happy, and relaxed, Lucas Matthysse held court for the Los Angeles based media ahead of Saturday night’s title clash with Viktor Postol for the vacant WBC super lightweight title. Engaging in a light workout, along with undercard participants Humberto Soto and Mercito Gesta, at The Rock gym in Carson, the Argentine Machine aka ‘La Machina’ looks...
Via BadCulture
October 01, 2015  |  Discuss

HBO Boxing preview: Matthysse vs. Postol, Soto vs. Orozco this Saturday

HBO Boxing kicks off the fall with an all-action showdown featuring one of the most exciting fighters in the sport when HBO Boxing After Dark Lucas Matthysse vs. Viktor Postol and Humberto Soto vs. Antonio Orozco is seen this Saturday night t 10:15 p.m. from StubHub Center in Carson, Cal. In the headline event, Lucas Matthysse (37-3, 34 KOs) of Trelew, Chubut, Argentina and Viktor...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Viktor Postol, Antonio Orozco workout photos & quotes from Wild Card

In preparation for his October 3 battle with Lucas “La Máquina” Matthysse (37-3, 34 KOs), Viktor “The Iceman” Postol (27-0, 11 KOs) hosted a Los Angeles media workout at Wild Card Gym with his trainer Freddie Roach on Monday. Co-main event fighter Antonio “Relentless” Orozco (22-0-0, 15 KOs); and fighters features on the non-televised undercard: Mercito “No Mercy”...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Full HBO Boxing calendar for October & November

The full HBO Boxing calendar is set for the next two months. And after not much action has been on the network’s lineup as of late, it’s a stacked slate moving ahead, with five fight weekends across the two months, including two pay-per-views, some big name fighters, and some fights which promise great action. Here’s the full rundown of what to expect on HBO Boxing through...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Matthysse v Postol LA Press Conference, Video and More

LOS ANGELES, CA – On October 3rd, former champion Lucas Matthysse finds himself in contention for the super lightweight title once more as he faces off against number one contender Viktor Postol at the Stub Hub Arena in Carson, CA. A card that promises to not only produce fireworks in the main event includes a stacked card of bouts at what’s become boxing’s latest battle...
Via BadCulture
August 07, 2015  |  Discuss

HBO Boxing calendar has no fights after this weekend until October

HBO Boxing is set to take a nearly two month hiatus from showing any fight cards. In fact, longer than that, as this weekend’s telecast is actually a HBO Latino card. After that, there’s nothing on regular HBO or any of the networks until October 3rd, when Lucas Matthysse returns. Two weeks later, HBO hosts a pay-per-view headlined by Gennady Golovkin vs. David Lemieux. The next...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos & quotes: Official Lucas Matthysse-Viktor Postol kickoff presser

Lucas “La Máquina” Matthysse (37-3, 34 KOs) and Viktor “The Iceman” Postol (27-0, 11 KOs) held a Los Angeles press conference today ahead of their upcoming fight on October 3 for the vacant WBC Super Lightweight title at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. LUCAS “LA MAQUINA” MATTHYSSE “I’m very delighted to be fighting for the world title against Viktor Postol...
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August 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Antonio Orozco faces Humberto Soto on Matthysse-Postol card

Humberto “La Zorrita” Soto (65-8-2, 35 KOs) of Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico will take on undefeated contender Antonio “Relentless” Orozco (22-0, 15 KOs) of San Diego, Calif. in a 10-round super lightweight showdown as the co-main event for Matthysse vs. Postol on Saturday, Oct. 3 from StubHub Center televised live on HBO Boxing After Dark. In the main event on Oct. 3, Lucas...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Canelo & Kirkland Make Weight; Soto vs Gomez CANCELLED

HOUSTON — Main event combatants Canelo Alvarez and James Kirkland both made weight for Saturday night’s showdown weighing in at 154.5 pounds respectively. Fans looking for the co-main event featuring Humberto Soto vs Frankie Gomez will be disappointed as the bout has been cancelled. At today’s weigh-in, Frankie Gomez tipped the scales at a whopping 147.5 pounds. The bout,...
Via BadCulture
May 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Canelo Alvarez vs. James Kirkland weigh-in results & photos

Gomez vs. Soto is Cancelled: Canelo Alvarez and James Kirkland weighed in today for their fight at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas, tomorrow night on HBO World Championship Boxing. Meanwhile, the planned co-feature to the fight has been cancelled. Frankie Gomez failed to make weight and couldn’t go any lower, and his bout against Humberto Soto was called, so Gomez vs. Soto...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Canelo Alvarez vs. James Kirkland final presser photos, videos & quotes

Canelo Alvarez and James “Mandingo Warrior” Kirkland hosted the final press conference in Houston on Thursday, May 7 ahead of their showdown on May 9 at Minute Maid Park and live on HBO World Championship Boxing. Other fighters on the Canelo vs. Kirkland undercard in attendance at Thursday’s press conference included co-main event fighter Humberto “La Zorrita” Soto (65...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Canelo & Kirkland workout photos, quotes & videos; plus full 24/7 Canelo-Kirkland episode video

Canelo Alvarez and James “Mandingo Warrior” Kirkland hosted a media workout in Houston on Wednesday in advance of their highly anticipated clash. Hundreds of fans came out to the stadium to watch their favorites get in the ring ahead of Saturday’s mega-fight. CANELO ALVAREZ “I am ready to fight tomorrow if needed. I feel excited that the fight is nearly here. “Kirkland...
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May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

HBO Boxing preview: Canelo Alvarez vs. James Kirkland

In one of the most-anticipated events on the action-packed HBO Boxing calendar, one of the brightest stars in the sport meets one of his fiercest challenges when Canelo Alvarez faces James Kirkland, with a co-feature of Humberto Soto vs. Frankie Gomez, this Saturday at 9pm from Minute Maid Park in Houston. Canelo Alvarez (44-1-1, 31 KOs) of Jalisco, Mexico and James Kirkland (32...
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May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Humberto Soto & Frankie Gomez discuss this weekend’s clash; co-feature to Canelo-Kirkland

Humberto “La Zorrita” Soto (65-8-2, 35 KOs) of Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico, and Frankie “Pitbull” Gomez (18-0, 13 KOs) hosted a conference call on Tuesday to discuss their upcoming bout on May 9 at Minute Maid Park in Houston. Soto vs. Gomez will be the televised co-main event for Canelo vs. Kirkland live on HBO World Championship Boxing beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. HUMBERTO...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Frankie Gomez: After Humberto Soto, I’m ready for Danny Garcia

Frankie “Pitbull” Gomez met with the medai on Thursday, April 2 at The Belasco Theater, to discuss his upcoming bout against Humberto “La Zorrita” Soto, which will serve as the co-main event for Canelo Alvarez vs. James Kirkland on May 9 at Minute Maid Park, Houston. FRANKIE GOMEZ, Super Lightweight Contender: “I would like to thank Golden Boy Promotions and HBO for giving...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Frankie Gomez steps up vs. Humberto Soto on May 9 Canelo-Kirkland card

On Saturday, May 9,  Humberto “La Zorrita” Soto of Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico, will take on one of boxing’s most prized prospects, East Los Angeles native, Frankie “Pitbull” Gomez as the televised co-main event of the highly anticipated Canelo vs. Kirkland at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. “The addition of Frankie ‘Pitbull’ Gomez and Humberto ‘La Zorrita’...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Ashley Theophane training camp notes: Wants Lamont Peterson, Zab Judah or Humberto Soto in 2015

Ashley “Treasure” Theophane (36-6, 11 KOs) returns to the ring on December 12th as part of the undercard on the Erislandy Lara vs. Ishe Smith bill. Theophane, now with Mayweather Promotions, was last out in August when he recorded a unanimous decision over Daniel Calzada. Here, he takes on Miguel Zuniga (12-5, 7 KOs). Theophane is currently is in the midst of a grueling training...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Mayweather vs. Maidana II: Full Mayhem fight card results

Photo Credit: ESTHER LIN/SHOWTIME The highly aticipated rematch between pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Marcos Maidana is finally upon us and Fight Hub is coming to you live form the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. There is a full televised fight card kicks off  tonight with John Molina taking on Humberto Soto on Showtime, Alfredo Angulo making his middleweight...
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September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Maidana vs. Mayweather II Picks

  Last Event Winner: Ben Kohn/Nolan Howell (6-3) Lucas Bourdon: 9-4 .692 Ben Kohn: 120-55 .686 TC Engel: 83-46 .643 Josh Hall: 35-21 .625 Luke Irwin: 184-111 .624 Naomi Kamornick: 3-2 .600 Earl Montclair: 96-65 .596 Nolan Howell: 105-83 .559 Dan Galvan: 5-6 .455 WBC Welterweight Championship/WBA Super World Welterweight Championship: Floyd Mayweather (c) (46-0) vs. Marcos Maidana...
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September 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana 2 weigh in video

So we are one day away from the rematch between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Marcos Maidana as the two fighters stepped onto the scale today in Las Vegas. Both fighters looked in phenomenal shape though their face off was quiet different from the first time around as it ended a bit shorter than we would of liked to. See the full weigh in video below for both the main event and the undercard...
Via Fight Hub TV
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Mayweather vs. Maidana weigh-in results, photos & analysis

Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana 2 Weigh-in: Floyd Mayweather, Marcos Maidana and all of the fighters from the Mayhem PPV undercard stepped on the scales this afternoon at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, in front of thousands of screaming fans. There was a strong Mexican contingent in town for the festivities of Mexican Independence Day weekend, and to support all of the Mexican fighters...
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September 12, 2014  |  Discuss
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