Barrera vs Morales IV? Yet Another Exhibition Between Two Legends In The Works

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Boxing exhibitions between two retired greats seem to be all the rage right about now. We are all currently braced for the Mike Tyson Vs. Roy Jones exhibition of November 28, while over the past weeks/months we have enjoyed seeing veterans Julio Cesar Chavez and Jorge Arce knock it about in the ring.… read full article “Barrera vs Morales IV? Yet Another Exhibition Between Two Legends In The Works”

The Erik Morales – McCullough War: A Fight Wayne McCullough Says He’d Have Won Had It Been 15 Rounds

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Wayne McCullough just might have had the sturdiest chin in lower weight boxing in the 1990s and 2000s. In fact, you could go further than that and suggest the Irishman had one of the greatest chins of all time.… read full article “The Erik Morales – McCullough War: A Fight Wayne McCullough Says He’d Have Won Had It Been 15 Rounds”

On This Day In 2005 – Magnificent Morales Too Good For Pacquiao

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Rewind fifteen years and Mexican great Erik Morales had just lost his third and final fight with fierce rival and countryman Marco Antonio Barrera. But being cut from a different cloth to many fighters who, after suffering a heartbreaking defeat would either take a long layoff or look to find a nice and easy comeback foe, Morales did things his way.… read full article “On This Day In 2005 – Magnificent Morales Too Good For Pacquiao”

It Was 20 Years Ago Today – The Classic Barrera-Morales War And The Beginning Of An Epic Trilogy

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Right now, fight fans in Las Vegas are buzzing over the upcoming big fight between the big men, Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury, who will, of course, rumble in their rematch on Saturday. But 20 years ago, fans who had gathered in Las Vegas to watch Mexican rivals Erik Morales and Marco Antonio Barrera collide in a battle of the small men could not possibly have known what kind of fury, what kind of mesmerizing action was to unfold.… read full article “It Was 20 Years Ago Today – The Classic Barrera-Morales War And The Beginning Of An Epic Trilogy”

Boxing Legends Predict Manny Pacquiao vs Keith Thurman

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All-time boxing greats Erik Morales, Marco Antonio Barrera and Winky Wright, plus WBC Welterweight World Champion Shawn Porter, previewed the Manny Pacquiao vs. Keith Thurman showdown for media on Thursday ahead the PBC on FOX Sports Pay-Per-View event taking place this Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.… read full article “Boxing Legends Predict Manny Pacquiao vs Keith Thurman”

Erik Morales & Paulie Ayala To Be Special Guests For HOF’s 30th Anniversary

The International Boxing Hall of Fame announced today four-division world champion and 2018 Hall of Fame Inductee Erik “El Terrible” Morales will be in Canastota for the Hall of Fame’s 30th Anniversary celebration during the 2019 Hall of Fame Weekend, June 6-9th.… read full article “Erik Morales & Paulie Ayala To Be Special Guests For HOF’s 30th Anniversary”

Erik Morales Lists His Ten Greatest-Ever Mexican Fighters, Says We Must Wait Until Canelo’s Career Is Over Before Ranking Him

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The folks over at ESPN.com have asked the question: is Canelo Alvarez deserving of being ranked in the Top-10 Greatest Ever Mexican Fighters? In fact, some of the finest Mexican fighters in boxing history were asked the question.… read full article “Erik Morales Lists His Ten Greatest-Ever Mexican Fighters, Says We Must Wait Until Canelo’s Career Is Over Before Ranking Him”