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WBA featherweight titleholder Leo Santa Cruz. Photo credit: German Villasenor

The War Report: Smooth operators (Week 4, 2017)

It’s Week Four of Michael Baca II’s ‘The War Report,’ featuring a full recap of boxing’s best and what to look forward in the coming weeks.

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Sting operation: Berchelt stops Vargas, wins WBC title

  Miguel “El Alacran” Berchelt captured the WBC junior lightweight title after forcing an 11th round stoppage of Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas on Saturday night. The fight was the main event of an “HBO Boxing After Dark” card and held at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California.   With 41 seconds remaining in the 11th […]

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Newly crowned WBA featherweight titilist Leo Santa Cruz celebrates his rematch win over Carl Frampton on Jan. 28, 2017. Photo credit: Esther Lin/Showtime

Word of honor: Leo Santa Cruz decisions Carl Frampton

‘Showtime Championship Boxing’ brought the thrills to boxing’s faithful with a stacked card, featuring Leo Santa Cruz-Carl Frampton II in its main event.

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Junior lightweight Erick De Leon (right) vs. Jose Salinas. Photo credit:  German Villasenor

UniMas results: Erick De Leon stops Jose Salinas in four

On Friday night, UniMas broadcast the latest edition of its ‘Solo Boxeo’ series with Erick De Leon vs. Jose Salinas in the main event.

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Carl Frampton-Leo Santa Cruz II: For pride. For glory. For family

So much more is on the line on when WBA 126-pound titlist Carl Frampton faces Leo Santa Cruz, as the respect level has risen exponentially between the two.

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Takashi Miura: ‘I expect a real brawl against Miguel Roman’

Takashi Miura wants nothing more than a shot at the WBC 130-pound title – a belt he used to hold – but he has to get past Miguel Roman first this Saturday.

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Junior featherweight contender Daniel Roman (left) lands a left hand to the head of Adam Lopez, on Jan. 20, 2017, at Bally's Event Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey. Photo credit: Tom Casino/Showtime.

The War Report: Down the backstreets (Week 3, 2017)

It’s Week Three of Michael Baca II’s ‘The War Report,’ featuring a full recap of boxing’s best and what to look forward in the coming weeks.

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Junior featherweight contender Daniel Roman (left) lands a left hand to the head of Adam Lopez, on Jan. 20, 2017, at Bally's Event Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey. Photo credit: Tom Casino/Showtime.

ShoBox results: Roman stops Lopez in WBA eliminator

On Friday night, Showtime broadcast another tripleheader of quality fights on ‘ShoBox,’ live from Bally’s Event Center in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

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Kevin Lerena: In his own words

Before facing Vikapita Meroro on Feb. 4, unbeaten South African cruiserweight contender Kevin Lerena spoke to Michael Baca II about his career thus far.

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Ronald ‘Akeem’ Ellis looks to prove his worth

Having reflected on the mistakes of his past, undefeated super middleweight prospect Ronald Ellis looks forward to improving himself – and his career.

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