Noche de Campeones: SERRANO vs. TORRES – “That Title is Staying Here!”

Noche de Campeones Press Conference By Robert Quijano Earlier today at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Isla Verde Puerto Rico, Javier Bustillo and his Universal Promotions presented the final press conference for this Saturday’s “Noche de Campeones” fight card. The ongoing DirecTV fight series will take place this Saturday at the Coliseo Sammuel “Sammy” Rodriguez in Aguas Buenas Puerto Rico. …

Rob QuijanoNoche de Campeones: SERRANO vs. TORRES – “That Title is Staying Here!”

“No Me Olvido de Ti” — The Movement to Help Wilfred Benítez

By Robert Quijano On Sunday, April 23, 2017 at the invitation of my friend, colleague, and fellow member of the Puerto Rican Boxing Press, I joined Efrain Diaz in going to the home of former three time World Champion Wilfred Benitez. Benitez was the youngest to win a World Championship at the age of 17 and had notable bouts against …

Rob Quijano“No Me Olvido de Ti” — The Movement to Help Wilfred Benítez

“Use Gloves, Not Guns” — Juanma Lopez VS. “The Trainer” ends in a draw

“Usa Guantes, No Pistolas” Juanma Lopez vs. Albert Rivera By Robert Quijano Last night at the Coliseo Ruben Rodriguez in Bayamon Puerto Rico, Juan Manuel “Juanma” Lopez and Albert Rivera redeemed themselves after their unprofessional conduct coming to blows at the end of Juanma’s bout with Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. on October 29th of 2016. Although the start of the event …

Rob Quijano“Use Gloves, Not Guns” — Juanma Lopez VS. “The Trainer” ends in a draw

“Juanma VS. The Trainer” — Use Gloves not Guns

By Robert Quijano After Juan Manuel “Juanma” Lopez defeated Wilfredo “Papito” Vazquez Jr. in a bout titled “Guerra en el Clemente (War in the Clemente Coliseum) on October 29th 2016,” a war did break out as “Juanma” went to “Papito’s” corner and came to blows with Trainer Albert Rivera. A near riot broke out as items were tossed in the …

Rob Quijano“Juanma VS. The Trainer” — Use Gloves not Guns

Legendary Boxing Trainer & Manager Lou Duva Passes at age 94

Lou Duva Obituary: Legendary Boxing Trainer & Manager Passes at age 94 Paterson, NJ, March 8 – Legendary Hall of Fame boxing manager and trainer Lou Duva, the patriarch of one of the most influential families in the sport, passed away today at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Paterson, New Jersey. He was 94. He died of natural causes, according to …

@BORICUABOXINGLegendary Boxing Trainer & Manager Lou Duva Passes at age 94

Keith “TWO-TIME” Thurman Unifies Welterweight Division with Split-Decision Win Over Danny Garcia

KEITH THURMAN UNIFIES WELTERWEIGHT DIVISION WITH SPLIT-DECISION OVER DANNY GARCIA SATURDAY IN PRIMETIME ON CBS AT BARCLAYS CENTER BROOKLYN – Keith Thurman is the unified welterweight world champion. Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) unified boxing’s glamour division with a split-decision victory over Danny Garcia (33-1, 19 KOs) on Saturday, defending his WBA belt and picking up Garcia’s WBC crown on boxing’s biggest …

@BORICUABOXINGKeith “TWO-TIME” Thurman Unifies Welterweight Division with Split-Decision Win Over Danny Garcia

Deontay Wilder Scores Fifth Round KO Over Gerald Washington To Retain Heavyweight World Title

BIRMINGHAM, AL. – Undefeated heavyweight world champion Deontay “The Bronze Bomber” Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) knocked out Gerald “El Gallo Negro” Washington (18-1-1, 12 KOs) in the fifth round of the main event of Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deportes at the Legacy Arena in Birmingham, AL. In front of a crowd of 12,346 fans, Wilder was able …

@BORICUABOXINGDeontay Wilder Scores Fifth Round KO Over Gerald Washington To Retain Heavyweight World Title