Mares-Morel, Moreno-De La Mora championship preview

THIS Saturday, UTEP’s Don Haskins Convention Center in El Paso, Texas will host an exciting night of fights as two fighters who appear to be on a collision course square off in separate bouts. Former IBF bantamweight champion Abner Mares 23-0 (13) will move up one division to face Eric Morel 46-2 (23) for the […]

Abner Mares Beats Joseph Agbeko In Thrilling Rematch on SHOWTIME

No Controversy In Rematch; Moreno Decisions Darchinyan In Co-Feature ANAHEIM, Calif. (Dec. 3, 2011) – In the first defense of his International Boxing Federation bantamweight world title, Abner Mares (23-0-1, 13 KOs) left little doubt this time that he is still the IBF king at 118 pounds with an electrifying unanimous decision over Joseph King […]

Mares & Agbeko, Moreno & Darchinyan Los Angeles Workout Quotes & Photos

LOS ANGELES (Nov. 29, 2011) – With just four days until their respective world championship showdowns on Saturday, Dec. 3, live on SHOWTIME® (9 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast) from Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., all four fighters preparing for the World Championship Doubleheader participated in an open media workout at Westside Boxing […]

Agbeko-Mares I: The Fight You Missed


Abner Mares, Anselmo Moreno, Vic Darchinyan & Don King Media Conference Call Highlights

NEW YORK (Nov. 16, 2011) – International Boxing Federation (IBF) and World Boxing Council (WBC) Silver Bantamweight Champion Abner Mares, World Boxing Association (WBA), Bantamweight Super Champion Anselmo Moreno, Two-Division World Champion Vic “The Raging Bull’’ Darchinyan and Hall of Fame Promoter Don King held a media conference call on Wednesday to discuss the upcoming […]

Abner Mares Vs. Joseph Agbeko II–Los Angeles Press Conference Quotes and Photos

IBF and WBC Silver Bantamweight Champion Abner Mares and former two-time IBF Bantamweight World Champion Joseph King Kong Agbeko were the principals at a widely attended press conference Saturday to officially announce their highly anticipated rematch set for Saturday, Dec. 3 at Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., which will be televised LIVE on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP […]