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Daniel Ponce De Leon

As Advertised: Juanma Lopez and Daniel Ponce de Leon give us a mini-classic (but a controversial ending tarnishes things)

Going into the rematch fight, we knew super-featherweights Juan Manuel Lopez and Daniel Ponce de Leon would exchange bombs in a can’t miss fight. And last night in “Juanma’s” homeland of Puerto Rico, on a card that was headlined by Danny Garcia’s controversial points win over a determined Mauricio Herrera, we saw a blisteringly exciting battle that was, unfortunately, tarnished somewhat by [...]

Garcia 139.75, Herrera 139.25: Weights

WBA light welterweight champion Danny Garcia made weight on Friday for his title defense against Mauricio Herrera on Saturday night in Puerto Rico. Garcia is hoping to impress the Puerto Rican fans, many of which won’t be coming to the fight to see him. They’ll be coming to see the undercard match-up between Juan Manuel Lopez and Daniel Ponce De Leon. Golden Boy Promotions chose Herrera for [...]

Juanma Lopez, Ponce De Leon put their careers on the line in Saturday’s featured bout on Sho extreme

SHOWTIME BOXING on SHO EXTREME® provides viewers across the country an opportunity to watch live undercard fights they would not otherwise be able to see. For the boxers, it provides oft-needed, national exposure. Since the series began in February 2012, it has been a proverbial mixed bag of boxing match ups on SHO EXTREME, serving as a special lead-in to live SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® [...]

Danny Garcia, Mauricio Herrera, Deontay Wilder, Malik Scott, Juan Manuel Lopez and Daniel Ponce De Leon Training Camp Updates In Advance Of Their Respective March 15 Bouts in Puerto Rico

BAYAMON, P.R. (March 3, 2014) - Unified Super Lightweight World Champion Danny "Swift" Garcia, Top Lightweight Contender Mauricio Herrera, WBC Continental Americas Heavyweight Champion Deontay "The Bronze Bomber" Wilder, heavyweight contender Malik "King" Scott, , WBO International Junior Lightweight Champion Juan Manuel "Juanma" Lopez and Former WBC Featherweight World Champion Daniel Ponce De Leon [...]

Juan Manuel Lopez-Daniel Ponce De Leon to clash in rematch on Garcia-Herrera card in Puerto Rico

A very interesting and potentially explosive card is all set to go down in Puerto Rico on March 15th. Topping the bill will be light-welterweight champ Danny Garcia, defending his Ring Magazine and WBA/WBC 140-pound belts against tough Mexican Mauricio Herrera. Also on the card will be the heavyweight meeting between puncher Deontay Wilder and boxer Malik Scott. Both these fights intrigue, yet the [...]

Daniel Ponce De Leon vs. Joksan “El Torito” Hernandez this Saturday, November 16th

On Saturday, November 16, The Grand Oasis in Cancun, Mexico, will be the host for an intriguing all-Mexico doubleheader featuring former two-division World Champion Daniel Ponce De Leon and 18-year-old lightweight phenom Roberto "Tito" Manzanarez. In the super featherweight main event, scheduled for 10 rounds, Cuahutemoc's Ponce De Leon begins his road back to a world championship against [...]

Ponce De Leon wants Russell Jr. at 130 lbs.

Former two division world champion Daniel Ponce De Leon (44-5, 35 KO’s) wants to face unbeaten #2 WBO, #3 WBA, #5 WBC, #8 IBF, featherweight contender Gary Russell Jr. (22-0, 13 KO’s) next on September 7th, according to The Record. De Leon, 32, was reportedly offered the fight and he definitely wants the fight, but at 130 lbs. [super featherweight], not featherweight. De Leon said to The Record [...]

Daniel Ponce de Leon vs. Abner Mares Battle for the WBC Featherweight Championship this Saturday, May 4th

Daniel Ponce de Leon and Abner Mares have a lot in common - they both overcame extremely difficult childhoods, they've trained together and they have the same promoter and manager. This Saturday, May 4, the 126-pounders put aside their friendship in what may be the toughest tests of their careers - a fight against each other. Check out this clip to see the friends-turned-rivals as they discuss the [...]

Thursday’s LA Undercard Workout Photos and Quotes: De Leon, Mares, Santa Cruz

LOS ANGELES (April 12, 2013) – WBC Featherweight World Champion Daniel Ponce de Leon, Two-Division World Champion Abner Mares and former IBF Bantamweight World Champion Leo Santa Cruz participated in a media workout Thursday in Los Angeles in preparation for their upcoming bouts on the “MAY DAY: Mayweather vs. Guerrero” pay-per-view mega-event on Saturday, May 4 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena [...]

MAYDAY: Mayweather vs. Guerrero Official – Tickets On Sale Tomorrow

Boxing's mega-star, undefeated, Eight-Time, Five-Division and current WBC Welterweight World Champion Floyd "Money" Mayweather will return to the ring on Saturday, May 4 to defend his title against Six-Time and Four-Division World Champion Robert "The Ghost" Guerrero in "MAYDAY: MAYWEATHER VS. GUERRERO" in a Cinco de Mayo boxing weekend blockbuster. The championship showdown will take place at the [...]

Victor Ortiz Vs. Andre Berto & Daniel Ponce De Leon on Fox Deportes tonight

LOS ANGELES, March 9 - FOX Deportes Classics to re-broadcast classic fights featuring Victor Ortiz and Daniel Ponce de Leon on Saturday, March 9. On Saturday, March 9 at 10:00 p.m. ET/7:00 p.m. PT one of 2011's most exciting battles will be revisited, with former World Champion Victor Ortiz's challenge of Andre Berto for the WBC Welterweight World Title. Next up at 11:00 p.m. ET/8:00 p.m. PT, [...]

Daniel Ponce De Leon vs. Jayson Velez tickets go on sale Saturday for March 2nd clash

NEW YORK, February 8 - The next chapter of the Mexico vs. Puerto Rico boxing rivalry will play out in the Big Apple on Saturday, March 2 when Mexico's Daniel Ponce De Leon defends his World Boxing Council (WBC) Featherweight World Championship against Puerto Rico's latest knockout artist, Jayson Velez, in the main event from the legendary Apollo Theater in New York City live on SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP [...]