Compiled by Mike Plunkett This weekend promises to be terrific. Three division world champion Miguel Angel Cotto, 35-2, 28 KO’s looks to make the first defense of his WBA Super World light middleweight title against the wild swinging, hard punching former WBA/WBC welterweight champion Ricardo Mayorga, 29-7-1, 23 KO’s, an all-purpose bad-boy that puts the [...]
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By Rodell Bautista One thing you can’t say about Ricardo Mayorga is that he’s dull and bland. Known for his machismo and brash, colorful public persona, “El Matador” has made a habit of getting under the skin of his opponents and occasionally putting his heavy hands to effective use. Mayorga faces Miguel Cotto this Saturday [...]
For a marquee pay-per-view affair entitled “Relentless,” Nicaraguan boxing superstar Ricardo Mayorga remains determined to live up to the event’s name with unyielding trash talk toward WBA Super Welterweight champion and the Pride of Puerto Rico, Miguel Cotto until the first bell of their championship matchup on Saturday, March 12 at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. [...]
By Donald Stewart El Matador or Juanito? Will it be the craziest man in the sport or the man with Emanuel Steward in his corner? No matter who wins on the Saturday showdown, there should be carnage from the canvas as two uncompromising fighters square up and set us off on a twelve round journey [...]
By Geno McGahee Ricardo Mayorga, 29-7-1, 23 KO’s, is a huge underdog going into his March 12th showdown with WBA Light Middleweight Champion, Miguel Cotto, 35-2, 28 KO’s, but he is nearly looking past the Puerto Rican superstar and toward the biggest name in boxing: Manny Pacquiao.
By Gina L. Caliboso So, fight fans, who doesn’t like Ricardo “El Matador” Mayorga, 29-7-1, 23 KO’s? Raise your hands and please tell me why it is this man is still getting a fight? And it’s not just any fight. Mayorga will be facing fan favorite Miguel Angel Cotto, 35-2, 28 KO’s on March 12th [...]
Ricardo Mayorga’s Road to Manny Pacquiao begins & Odlanier Solis – Ray Austin Eliminator Friday Night
By Geno McGahee This Friday in Miami, Florida, will feature several interesting matches. The headliner is a WBC Title Eliminator between Odlanier Solis, 16-0, 12 KO’s, and Ray Austin, 28-4-4, 18 KO’s. Solis is one of those heavyweights that you want to support because he has so much potential. He has power in both hands [...]
By Edgar Solorzano Nicaraguan boxing veteran Ricardo Mayorga, 28-7-1, 22 KO’s, is coming out of retirement to face Michael Walker, 19-5-2, 12 KO’s, on December 17th, in Miami, Florida. Although Mayorga hasn’t proved that he can still keep up with good quality fighters yet, he’s already aiming high and is willing to fight Filipino superstar Manny Pacquiao. [...]
Europa Casino Bonus —————————————————————————————————————————- Claim your Titan Bet Bonus By Scott Heritage As usual it’s been an eventful week in mixed martial arts, with several fight announcements and plenty of big events coming up for the week ahead. Firstly, this weekend former UFC champion Tim Sylvia takes to the cage once again in a fight [...]
Don King Productions Press Release Don King Productions has become aware that an entity known as Shine Fight Promotions recently announced their intention to present a match showcasing former three-time world champion Ricardo “El Matador” Mayorga.
By Scott Heritage The WEC is making its first foray into the world of pay per view this weekend, with another of its customary stacked card featuring Urijah Faber. Whether many people will be willing to pay for something that they used to get for free is another matter. Several industry insiders said a buy [...]