Luis Collazo: I’ll knock Amir Khan out like I did Ortiz

Luis Collazo is coming off of his impressive Jan. 30 knockout win over Victor Ortiz at Barclays Center and has recently signed with top adviser Al Haymon. Now Collazo has his eyes set on some of the biggest fights in the sport and has not been shy about his desire to get in the ring with the best. One such name is former world champion Amir Khan. Here's what he had to say about...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
6 days ago  |  Discuss

IBF Puts Their Foot Down – No Molina vs. Ortiz

LOS ANGELES, CA - The IBF has had enough of the nonsense.  The proposed match up between current IBF light middleweight champion Carlos Molina and Victor Ortiz is off. According to reports the IBF declined to sanction the 154 pound title since Ortiz, who’s been out of the ring since his jaw breaking loss to Josesito Lopez, never fought a contender in that weight class in addition...
Via BadCulture
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Andre Berto-Victor Ortiz, Omar Figueroa-Michael Perez get shown on Fox Deportes tonight

Two of the key participants in Saturday's "Knockout Kings II" event taking place at the AT&T Center in San Antonio will first be featured this Friday night, July 26 on FOX Deportes as a special edition of Golden Boy Classics gets fight fans ready for one of the hardest-hitting nights of the summer featuring former Two-Time Welterweight World Champion Andre Berto...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
July 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Lopez leaves Ortiz, Showtime reeling

LOS ANGELES Victor Ortiz' immediate future might have been mapped out well in advance of Saturday night, but in boxing it never makes sense to plan too far ahead. Ortiz was already scheduled to fight Saul "Canelo" Alvarez in September on pay per view for the WBC super welterweight title. The fight was already made and the venue was picked out. Then, the unexpected...
Via Fox Sports West
June 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Josesito Lopez Looks To Upset The Odds Against Victor Ortiz

(Victor Ortiz, left; Josesito Lopez, right. Photo credit: Showtime)There aren't many giving Riverside, Calif.'s Josesito Lopez much of a chance to overturn the already set table of his June 23 opponent Victor Ortiz at the Staples Center in Los Angeles in the Showtime Championship Boxing main event. Among those is Ortiz's promoter Golden Boy Promotions, who has a tentative...
Via The Queensbury Rules
June 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Berto-Ortiz fight postponed by injury

Boxing fans were dealt another blow Tuesday with the postponement of the highly-anticipated Feb. 11 rematch between welterweights Andre Berto and Victor Ortiz. According to the Los Angeles Times, the 28-year-old Berto needs arthroscopic surgery after injuring his left biceps while sparring. "It does not appear to be a seven-month injury, but the fight is absolutely off on...
Via Fox Sports
January 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Ortiz vs. Berto II Fight Camp 360 Video Previews

In less than two weeks, we'll all finally get to see the highly anticipated rematch between Victor Ortiz and Andre Berto. Ortiz vs. Berto II will be televised on Showtime, as opposed to the first bout, the 2011 Fight of the Year, which was shown on HBO. Right here, you can watch several different video previews and promos for the fight, brought to you by the behind the scenes...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Tickets for Ortiz vs. Berto II Moving Fast

Explosive Rematch Set for February 11 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. Since the final bell of rang on April 16, 2011, boxing fans and the media have been clamoring for a rematch between Victor Ortiz and Andre Berto, and on Saturday February 11, 2012, these two warriors will continue the action. The 12-round welterweight fight will be held at the MGM Grand Garden...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Headbutt admission could cost Ortiz

Lance Pugmire of the Los Angeles Times reported late Friday night via his Twitter account that former welterweight world champ, Victor Ortiz, will need to explain himself at a Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) meeting for comments he made to a video reporter earlier this month. In the video, Ortiz acknowledged that he was trying to break Floyd Mayweather's nose with an...
Via Fox Sports
January 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Victor Ortiz Admits Intentional Headbutt On Mayweather

In a candid moment,Victor Ortiz admitted he tried to break Floyd Mayweather‘s nose when he gave the infamous headbutt prior to getting KO’d in their September 17th bout.  During this interview, Ortiz blames elbows and dirty boxing for his decision to headbutt Mayweather. This explanation seems manufactured by management and promoters and is quite deplorable [...]
Via Los That Sports Blog
December 21, 2011  |  Discuss

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