Third Open Competition
Sit & Go
Castano retains WBA 154lb title with draw
How can you make neither side happy? See the result of Saturday night’s Brian Castano vs. Erislandy Lara WBA super welterweight championship bout at Barclays Center in Brooklyn for evidence
Santa Cruz beats Rivera, retains WBA feather title
WBA featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz (36-1-1, 19 KOs) successfully defended his title as he won a hard-fought unanimous decision over a very game Rafael Rivera (26-3-2, 17 KOs) of Tijuana, Mexico, who came to fight Saturday night at the Microsoft Theater at L.A.
Jose Ramirez Tested Tough, Wins Majority Nod Over Jose Zepeda
Save Mart Arena, Fresno, California - For the WBC junior welterweight title, Jose Ramirez (24-0, 16 KOs) was tested tough in winning a twelve round majority decision over Jose Zepeda (30-2, 25 KOs). The scores were 114-114, 115-113 and 116-112.
Kovalev beats Alvarez, regains WBO LH title
In their much-anticipated rematch, Sergey Kovalev (33-3-1, 28 KOs) regained the WBO light heavyweight world championship with a twelve round unanimous decision over Eleider Alvarez (24-1, 12 KOs) on Saturday night at the Ford Center at The Star in Frisco, Texas. Scores were 116-112, 116-112, 120-108.
Anthony Joshua's Opponent Could Be Determined This Week
The next opponent for IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua could be determined this week, according to the boxer's promoter Eddie Hearn. There is a very short list of opponents. Joshua will return either on April 13th at Wembley Stadium in London or a date in May or June at Madison Square Garden in New York City. "I think we'll decide this week, but whether we let you know is another story," Hearn told Sky Sports News. "There's three guys that are interested in the fight - and that's Fury, Whyte and Jarrell Miller. If it's Miller, it will be at Madison Square Garden in New York. If it's the other guys it's going to be at Wembley.