Author Archives: Lily

Jermell Charlo vs. Brian Castaño: Super Welterweight Supremacy

It seems that though a four-belt era allows champions various stylistic options when (and if) they wish to unify titles, boxing fans seldom see belt-holders with the urgency to prove to be the best of the division.  Instead, we see Twitter battles, ducking accusations without actual negotiation attempts, and champions facing countless contenders we often […]

ENTRENADOR DE BRIAN CASTAÑO : “POR PUNTOS, POR ABANDONO O POR KNOCKOUT, AM MI ME DA LOS MISMO”!

  Brian Castaño’s father and trainer gives his thoughts on his son’s fight for undisputed against unified champion Jermell Charlo this Sat. July 17 in San Antonio TX. SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING begins at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT. Tickets for the live event, which is promoted by Lions Only Promotions and TGB Promotions, are on […]

VERGIL ORTIZ: “IF [CRAWFORD] WANTS THE BEST SHOT AT BEATING ME, IT’S RIGHT NOW!”

Xicana Boxing caught up with Vergil Ortiz Jr. after his stoppage victory against former champion Maurice Hooker. Ortiz talked about his performance against Hooker, calling out Crawford and possibly facing Boots Ennis in the future.

Valdez Schools Berchelt, Culminates with Brutal Knockout Victory

While I’m sure the words “ya valio verga” have crossed the minds of countless Mexican boxers as they face the realization of inevitable defeat, Miguel “El Alacran” Berchelt actually voiced the words to his corner, serving as a premonition of the brutal knockout he would later suffer at the vicious hands of Oscar Valdez. Before […]

JUSTIN PAULDO ON UPCOMING INTERIM TITLE FIGHT AGAINST ROLLY ROMERO, “HE’S A ONE-DIMENSIONAL GUY”!

Xicana Boxing interviews lightweight. contender Justin Pauldo on his upcoming fight against undefeated TMT fighter Rolando Romero. This lightweight bout will serve as the opener for Angelo Leo against Stephen Fulton Sat., Jan. 23 on Showtime Boxing.

SUPER BAMTAMWEIGHT CONTENDER RAEESE ALEEM PLANS TO DOMINATE VIC PASILLAS! SOMEBODY’S 0 GOTTA GO!

Xicana Boxing interviews super bantamweight contender Raeese Aleem for his upcoming fight against also undefeated fighter Vic Pasillas. This bout serves as the co-main event for Angelo Leo vs Stephen Fulton Jr. on Jan. 23 on Showtime Boxing.  

ANGELO LEO QUOTES MAYWEATHER ON FIGHT AGAINST FULTON JR. “A TRUE CHAMPION CAN ADAPT TO ANYTHING!”

Xicana Boxing interview WBO Super Bantamweight World Champion Angelo Leo before his upcoming title defense against undefeated super bantamweight contenderStephen Fulton Jr. The championship bout will take place on Jan. 23 and televised as Showtime Boxing’s first boxing event of 2021.

RYAN GARCIA VS. LUKE CAMPBELL OFFICIALLY SET FOR DEC. 5

Amidst Twitter “beef” and face-to-face confrontations between Golden Boy sensation Ryan “The Flash” Garcia and famous Youtuber turned DAZN recruit Jake Paul, boxing fans feared Garcia’s fight against Luke Campbell would once again be delayed at the opportunity for a social media megafight against the Paul brother instead. Following extensions for careful negotiations, however, Ryan […]