CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

19 results for "manny martinez"

Page of 1
  1. Roman Martinez withdraws from bout with Raymundo Beltran due to i...

    Dan Rafael

    Two-time junior lightweight word titleholder Roman "Rocky" Martinez of Puerto Rico is ill and has withdrawn from his fight on the Manny Pacquiao-Timothy Bradley Jr. undercard next week, Top Rank vice president Carl Moretti told ESPN.com on Saturday night.

    Story | Conversation | April 05, 2014
  2. Raymundo Beltran to fight Rocky Martinez in title eliminator

    Dan Rafael

    Raymundo Beltran and Roman "Rocky" Martinez will fight in a lightweight title eliminator in one of the featured bouts on the Timothy Bradley Jr.-Manny Pacquiao undercard on April 12, Top Rank promoter Bob Arum told ESPN.com on Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | January 30, 2014
  3. HBO enjoys success with new crop of fighters

    Dan Rafael

    Despite what some would call an average year, HBO Sports president Ken Hershman is declaring victory -- and with a new crop of talent on his network, is ready to take the new year by the horns.

    Story | Conversation | December 20, 2013
  4. Zou Shiming holds key to boxing in China

    Dan Rafael

    When three-time Olympic medalist Zou Shiming makes his pro debut Saturday in Macau, he'll open doors (and coffers) in his home country of China and help realize one man's improbable dream.

    Story | Conversation | April 05, 2013
  5. ESPN.com round of the year: Sergio Martinez-Julio Cesar Chavez Jr...

    Dan Rafael

    Sergio Martinez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. proved that, in boxing, it's never over 'til it's over -- and in the process authored ESPN.com's 2012 round of the year.

    Story | Conversation | December 26, 2012
  6. Full treatment for Chavez-Martinez

    Dan Rafael

    Other than fights involving Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr., the middleweight world title showdown between Sergio Martinez (49-2-2, 28 KOs), the lineal champion, and alphabet titleholder Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (46-0-1, 32 KOs) is the biggest ...

    Blog | August 07, 2012
  7. Kelly Pavlik hoping to change course

    Dan Rafael

    Drama outside the ring overtook Kelly Pavlik's exploits inside it, but the former middleweight champ hopes to fix that, having made a series of changes heading into Saturday's comeback bout.

    Story | Conversation | March 29, 2012
  8. George Groves, James DeGale lay groundwork for rematch

    Dan Rafael

    After George Groves beat rival James DeGale in a May super middleweight showdown, fight fans can only hope their next meeting -- on the same Dec. 9 card -- is just a prelude to a rematch.

    Story | Conversation | November 17, 2011
  9. Timothy Bradley's bad year finally turns better, busier

    Dan Rafael

    Timothy Bradley Jr. has been plagued by inactivity, criticism and even litigation in the past year, but he's finally moving ahead after signing with Top Rank and agreeing to fight Joel Casamayor on the Nov. 12 Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez undercard.

    Story | Conversation | October 06, 2011
  10. Sergio Martinez bucks up late, KOs Darren Barker

    Dan Rafael

    Sergio Martinez took his time rounding into form (and paid a price for it) Saturday in Atlantic City, N.J. But he eventually broke through against Darren Barker and knocked out the challenger in the 11th round to retain his middleweight title.

    Story | Conversation | October 01, 2011
  11. With one eye on Lucian Bute, Kelly Pavlik stays busy - boxing

    Dan Rafael

    Instead of cashing in on his name and taking a money fight after a so-so ring return, Kelly Pavlik is staying busy and hoping for bigger things: Lucian Bute and a super middleweight title shot.

    Story | Conversation | June 23, 2011
  12. Middleweight champ Sergio Martinez set to fight England's Darren ...

    Dan Rafael

    Middleweight champion Sergio Martinez, the 2010 consensus fighter of the year, will make his third title defense against England's Darren Barker on Oct. 1, promoter Lou DiBella told ESPN.com on Monday.

    Story | Conversation | June 13, 2011
  13. Sergio Martinez shook the world in shellacking Paul Williams - Kn...

    Dan Rafael

    Just about everyone (except maybe Paul Williams) can tell you where they were when Sergio Martinez landed the overhand left heard 'round the world at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.

    Story | Conversation | December 26, 2010
  14. Sergio Martinez is the fighter of the year

    Dan Rafael

    Sergio Martinez is ESPN.com's fighter of the year.

    Story | Conversation | December 25, 2010
  15. Quick hits: Kelly Pavlik opponent change, more

    Dan Rafael

    Dan Rafael dishes the latest news and notes in the boxing world with today's quick hits.

    Story | Conversation | September 23, 2010
  16. Manny Pacquiao-Joshua Clottey undercard is missing punch

    Dan Rafael

    Between the 27 inches of snow that pummeled Northern Virginia on Saturday and the additional foot that crushed us Wednesday -- not to mention the bitter cold and extreme winds -- there hasn't been much to do but think about boxing even more than I us...

    Blog | Conversation | February 11, 2010