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ABNER MARES RUMORS & GOSSIP

Canelo Vs. Lara Results: Abner Mares Decisions Jonathan Oquendo, Lackluster-Style

Abner Mares was recovering Saturday night from his first loss, a long layoff and adjusting to new trainer Virgil Hunter, and he got a clear decision win over Jonathan Oquendo in a style that was far less enthusiastic manner than we’re accustomed to seeing from him. It was the final bout before the main event on Showtime pay-per-view, Saul Alvarez vs. Erislandy Lara, and it was...
Via The Queensbury Rules
July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Abner Mares talks about comeback fight against Jonathan Oqunedo

On the July 12th Canelo Alvarez vs. Erislandy Lara pay-per-view card, Abner Mares makes his long-awaited return to the ring, taking on Jonathan Oquendo. The two fighters held a conference call to discuss the fight, and right here, you can find the full collection of quotes from both men. Jonathan Oquendo I want to thank Golden Boy Promotions. I want to thank PR Boxing, the promoters...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Jhonny Gonzalez Upsets Abner Mares With Devasting 1st Round KO (Video)

Abner Mares came into this fight with everything in his favor. The crowd booed his opponent, Jhonny Gonzalez, from opening introductions and chehim loud loudly. Mares also boasted an undefeated record and was touted as one of Golden Boy’s next big stars. That all came to an end when the heavy handed veteran Gonzalez landed a perfectly placed left hand with only less than a minute...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Abner Mares Defends WBC Featherweight World Championship Against Former Two-Division World Champion Jhonny Gonzalez

Also on the card, Former IBF Bantamweight World Champion Santa Cruz Challenges WBC Super Bantamweight World Champion Victor Terrazas
Via Halestorm Sports
July 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Mayweather-Guerrero, De Leon-Mares re-aired on Showtime this Saturday; PPV numbers looking bad?

This past Saturday, undefeated boxing superstar and undisputed No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter in the world Floyd "Money" Mayweather produced a magnificent performance en route to winning a 12-round unanimous decision over Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero on SHOWTIME PPV® before nearly 16,000 fans at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. This Saturday, May 11...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
May 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Mares stops Ponce De Leon in 9th round

Abner Mares moved up in weight and didn't miss a beat, stopping Daniel Ponce De Leon in the ninth round Saturday night to win a piece of the featherweight title. Mares landed a right hand counter to drop Ponce De Leon, then swarmed all over him before referee Jay Nady moved in to stop the fight at 2:20 of the round. Mares, a former batamweight and super batamweight champion...
Via Fox Sports
May 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Ponce de Leon vs. Mares, friends turned foes

When Daniel Ponce de Leon and Abner Mares step into the ring with one another on Saturday night, as the co-feature bout underneath the Mayweather-Guerrero match, it will be another case of friends turned foes. The two men have been through many similar circumstances, and each is vowing to put on a great show on Saturday night, but also to ensure himself of victory. Watch this special...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Daniel Ponce De Leon vs. Abner Mares April 20: It’s Official

ESPN’s Dan Rafael reports via Twitter that Daniel Ponce De Leon (44-4, 35 KOs) is officially set to defend his WBC featherweight championship against Abner Mares (25-0-1, 13 KOs) on April 20, live on Showtime Championship Boxing. For Abner Mares, this represents another step up in weight after the shortest of sojourns into the junior [...]
Via MyBoxing
February 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Mares vs. Morel official for El Paso, TX – tickets on sale this Saturday

In 2011, former Mexican Olympian Abner Mares left his mark on the professional boxing world by winning and defending his first world championship at bantamweight against former World Champion Joseph King Kong Agbeko. Now, on Saturday, April 21 Mares will begin his quest for a world title in a second weight class as he moves up in weight to take on former World Champion Eric...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Mares vacates IBF bantamweight title

Abner Mares, who just made the first defense of his IBF bantamweight belt last December against former champion Joseph Agbeko, has opted to vacate his title rather than face mandatory challenger, South Africa's Vusi Malinga. The decision to vacate paves the way for Malinga to face Filipino AJ Banal for the vacant title. Mares, who just won the belt by beating Agbeko as part...
Via Fox Sports
February 08, 2012  |  Discuss
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