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Miguel Cotto: Next fight not against Canelo Alvarez?

Aug 05, 2014 - 10:15AM ET
In June, boxing sensation Miguel Cotto unleashed a literal beating, stopping Sergio Martinez in Round 10 via TKO.  

Julio Cesar Chávez Jr vs Andy Lee... More boxing controversy?

Jun 16, 2012 - 01:46PM ET
At yesterday's weigh-in for tonight's WBC middleweight championship fight between Julio Cesar Chavez Jr and contender Andy Lee, a request from Lee's representatives to weigh the gloves for tonight's fight was denied by Texas Commission Sports Inspector Robert Tapia.  

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Andy Lee: An Expert Trainer's Analysis

Apr 25, 2012 - 08:09AM ET
On April 24th, at UTEP's Sun Bowl in El Paso, TX, Top Rank, Inc, kicked off their official promotion for the upcoming HBO televised event featuring WBC Middleweight Champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr (45-0-1, 31 KOs) and 160 pound title…  

Irish Andy Lee to work the corner of Ronald Hearns tonight

Apr 20, 2012 - 05:15PM ET
Tonight at the Beau Rivage Resort & Casino in Biloxi, MS, "The Chosen One" Ronald Hearns (26-2, 20 KOs) will make his long awaited return to the ring.  

Sergio Martinez Reigns Supreme | Middleweight Rankings for April 2012

Apr 14, 2012 - 07:20PM ET
Unfamiliar to many casual fight fans and the public mainstream, Sergio Martinez (49-2-2, 28 KO) may be boxing's best kept secret.  

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. vs. Andy Lee | Elite Trainer Says it Will Be a War

Apr 02, 2012 - 01:34PM ET
With a possible bout against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on June 16th, in El Paso, TX, "Trainer of Champions" Emanuel Steward chimes in on how he feels a battle between JCC Jr. and Andy Lee would play out.  

Sergio Martinez vs Julio Cesar Chavez Jr: Blockbuster Deal Finalized?

Mar 29, 2012 - 11:36AM ET
Rumors are swirling in Las Vegas that a three way blockbuster deal will be announced shortly involving Sergio Martinez (49-2-2, 28 KO), Julio Cesar Chavez Jr (45-0-1, 31 KO) and Andy Lee (27-1, 19 KO).  

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr: Who's Next?

Mar 21, 2012 - 09:08PM ET
Last week, a potential bout between current WBC Middleweight Champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr and Martin Murray was tentatively scheduled for a June 16th date at the Sun Bowl in El Paso, TX, and is slated to air on HBO.  

Andy Lee: The "Irish-man" cometh

Mar 10, 2012 - 06:23PM ET
In the drama-riddled but highly competitive middleweight division, Kronk Gym fighter and 160 pound contender Irish Andy Lee (27-1, 19 KOs) has risen above the competition to place himself on the cusp of world title contention.  

Kevin Rooney Jr: Sergio could fight Macklin, Chavez, and Lee in 2012

Dec 29, 2011 - 12:01PM ET
On the last episode of the current Chavez, Martinez, Macklin, Lee, and Rubio middleweight Soap Opera, the World Boxing Council had just given their middleweight champion permission to defend the title one more time before having to jump into the…  

Emanuel Steward: "Sergio Martinez should fight Andy Lee on March 17th, not Macklin"

Dec 26, 2011 - 01:33PM ET
Although a deal has not been finalized, sources have indicated that Martinez/Macklin is very close to becoming a reality for a March 17th date at the newly renovated Madison Square Garden.  

Is Andy Lee Ready for Sergio Martinez?

Oct 13, 2011 - 09:41AM ET
After becoming a professional boxer in 2006 and diligently working his way up through the middleweight division rankings, Manny Steward protégé Irish Andy Lee has finally made an impressive mark in front of a large discerning HBO audience by decisively…  

Saturday Boxing Results

Oct 01, 2011 - 09:09PM ET
Boxing Results from Saturday, October 1, 2011  

Can Andy Lee Finally Put His Past Behind Him?

Sep 28, 2011 - 05:12PM ET
When young Irish fighter Andy Lee initiated his professional career in 2006, expectations were high. The world of boxing was enamored by the natural athleticism and powerful left hand of the 6'2" Irish middleweight.