Tag Archives: Leo Santa Cruz

SoCal Boxing Champs Reach Out to Schoolchildren on Red Ribbon Week

Champions descended into a small elementary school near the South Bay area of Los Angeles where dozens of students ranging […]

Santa Cruz and Mares Win Big, Setting Up Another Showdown

Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares are former sparring partners who engaged in one of the best fights in recent […]

Crossroads Fights, Tune-Up Fights, and Under the Radar Fights

THREE PUNCH COMBO — In a pivotal crossroads fight in the 135-pound division, Anthony Crolla (32-6-3, 13 KO’s) scored a […]

Boxing Broadcaster Ray Flores is a Man on the Move

Ray Flores is a man on the move. During a two-week span in September, the affable 31-year-old boxing broadcaster worked […]

Remembering the Other Santa Cruz and the Night He Was Robbed in New York

Human punching machine Leo Santa Cruz (33-1-1) edged Carl Frampton (23-1) on January 28, 2017 by majority decision at the […]

Nonito Donaire Ready For Another Run at Featherweight

NONITO DONAIRE UPDATE BY SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT TAMAS PRADARICS – Nonito Donaire last fought in November 2016 when he lost a […]

Frampton Succumbs to Santa Cruz – and to the King Tut and BWAA Curses

FRAMPTON-SANTA CRUZ II — “Death shall come on swift wings to him who disturbs the peace of the king …” […]

Minor Stylistic Tweaks Help Santa Cruz Gain Revenge over Frampton

SANTA CRUZ TURNS THE TABLES — If you’re even a quasi-boxing fan, you had interest in this past Saturday night’s […]

Ringside at the MGM Grand: Santa Cruz Recaptures his 126-Pound Title

FRAMPTON-SANTA CRUZ II — Leo Santa Cruz recaptured his WBA Super World Featherweight title with a hard fought majority decision […]

Carl Frampton is Hot, But He’s Looking Down the Barrel at a Dicey Do-Over

He is coming off the best year of his 7½-year professional career, a year so memorable that he was named […]