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Julio Cesar Martinez vs. Francisco Rodriguez Jr. postponed due non-COVID related illnesses

10
Dec

Julio Cesar Martinez vs. Francisco Rodriguez Jr. postponed due non-COVID related illnesses

The highly anticipated junior flyweight showdown between WBC titlist Julio Cesar Martinez and Francisco Rodriguez Jr. has been postponed due to illnesses.

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02
Sep

Three-division beltholder Akira Yaegashi retires

Anson Wainwright looks back at the respectable career of former three-division titlist Akira Yaegashi, who has retired.

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25
Feb

Jay Harris on challenging Julio Cesar Martinez: ‘Timing is everything’

On Saturday, flyweight contender Jay Harris gets the opportunity of a lifetime when he faces WBC beltholder Julio Cesar Martinez in Frisco, Texas.

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21
Mar

Best I Faced: Muangchai Kittikasem

In the latest edition of ‘Best I Faced,’ Anson Wainwright profiles former two-division titleholder Muangchai Kittikasem.

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19
Feb

Daigo Higa: ‘I would like a unification bout with any other flyweight champion’

WBC flyweight titlist Daigo Higa might just be the best 112-pounder in the world. However he would like to prove it against the division’s other titlists.

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17
May

Yoko Gushiken prodigy Daigo Higa goes for WBC flyweight belt

Daigo Higa, a 12-0 prodigy of Japanese legend Yoko Gushiken, looks to unseat WBC flyweight titleholder Juan Hernandez on Saturday at the Ariake Colosseum in Tokyo.

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27
Feb

Pongsaklek Wonjongkam: From fighting to teaching

After hanging up the gloves, longtime flyweight legend Pongsaklek Wonjongkam has moved on to sharing his combat knowledge in his native Thailand.

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16
Oct

Roman Gonzalez: The silent rise of Alexis Arguello’s heir – part two

Part Two of Diego Morilla’s expansive feature on Roman Gonzalez focuses on the great champion’s belief in God, his training regime and potential legacy.

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16
Oct

Roman Gonzalez: The silent rise of Alexis Arguello’s heir

Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez waited patiently to be recognized as the world’s finest pound for pound fighter and has also filled some very big shoes.

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02
Apr

Roman Gonzalez brings flyweight action back to HBO

On May 16, in support of the middleweight title bout between Gennady Golovkin and Willie Monroe Jr., WBC flyweight titlist Roman Gonzalez will defend his strap against Edgar Sosa on HBO.

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