Displaying items by tag: catchweights


Canelo vs Chavez Jr odds to tighten? Julio looking gritty already

Feb 06, 2017 - 11:57PM ET
Are the odds about to shift for May's superfight between Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr?  

Canelo vs Chavez Jr: Catchweight penalty is a killer

Feb 03, 2017 - 08:47PM ET
So what'll happen if Julio Cesar Chavez Jr fails to make the 164.5 pound catchweight on May 6 for his bout with Canelo Alvarez?  

Canelo vs Chavez Jr odds: Julio will be facing two opponents?

Jan 21, 2017 - 12:28AM ET
On May 6, Canelo Alvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) faces Julio Cesar Chavez Jr (50-2-1, 32 KOs) in a bout that might be one the biggest of the year.  

Canelo Alvarez: Fight Coach Sounds Off on These Wacky Catchweights

Feb 22, 2016 - 11:38PM ET
Leave it to Abel Sanchez to speak his mind.  

Broner vs Porter: Does the catch-weight make Shawn the underdog?

Jun 20, 2015 - 12:00AM ET
On Saturday June 20th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas NV, former IBF welterweight champion “Showtime” Shawn Porter (25-1-1, 16 KOs) will face former three division champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner (30-1, 22 KOs).  

Miguel Cotto, catchweights and boxing: What's the deal?

Jun 06, 2015 - 12:00AM ET
On June 6, fight legend and lineal middleweight champion Miguel Cotto faces former two-time belt-holder Daniel Geale.  

Catchweight: What is it, and does it make sense for Pacquiao vs Algieri?

Nov 22, 2014 - 04:38PM ET
So what is a catchweight?  

Saul Alvarez Surprise: Ignore Catchweight?

Sep 08, 2013 - 02:12PM ET
Floyd Mayweather vs Saúl Álvarez is slated to be fought at a catchweight of 152 lbs.  

Catch Weight: Should It Be Used as an Excuse in Defeat?

Jul 31, 2013 - 08:40AM ET
Many times we have seen various fight match-ups fail to come to fruition.