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Saul Canelo Alvarez Talks Austin Trout at Media Day

Saul Canelo Alvarez spent nearly an hour answering questions today at his and Austin Trout’s media day which took place outside of the Alamo in San Antonio, Texas. Alvarez believes that speed will be the key factor to this fight. He also admits to not being a very good fighter in sparring sessions. When asked about Trout’s lefthand Alvarez responded ...

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Austin Trout vs Canelo Alvarez Media Workout Vlog

Last night/ this morning I only slept two hours. I slept through two alarms and woke up at 4:45am. My flight through American Airlines from the Sunport in Albuquerque, New Mexico to Dallas, Texas was to leave at 6:00am. Good thing my place is only 10 minutes from the airport, that might be one of the few benefits of living ...

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Cecilia Braekhus and her Team Releases Statement on Holly Holm Retirement

Team Sauerland statement on Holm retirement – “She knows she can´t beat Cecilia” The following statements have been provided to the media by Johannes Berendt, Head of International Public Relations, for Team Sauerland, the promotion company that manages Cecilia Braekhus. Braekhus and her promoter Nisse Sauerland share their thoughts on Holly Holm´s retirement. (Photo Credit: Roger Fosaas Photography) CECILIA BRAEKHUS “I am very, ...

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Austin Trout Looks to Reel in Another Belt Against Canelo Alvarez

On his final weekend of training before his WBA and WBC world championship unification fight against Saul Canelo Alvarez in San Antonio, Texas, Austin Trout found time to both train and relax. Saturday evening he hangs out with trainer Louie Burke, strength and conditioning coach Shukree Shabazz to watch HBO’s installment of World Championship Boxing. The main-event featured world champions Nonito ...

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Holly Holm Retires From Boxing and Making Full Time Move to MMA

Holly Holm Retires From the Ring, Will Concentrate on MMA Earlier today it was announced that 14-time world champion Holly Holm will be retiring from the sport of boxing to dedicate her combat sports career full time to mixed martial arts. The announcement came earlier this afternoon at a media luncheon at the Albuquerque International Airport in Albuquerque, New Mexico. It also comes ...

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Las Cruces to Hold a Send Off for Austin Trout for his Fight Against Canelo Alvarez

Press Release: The community is invited to join the Dona Ana County Sheriffs Department as they “send-off” Las Cruces’ own WBA World Super Welterweight Champion, Austin “No Doubt” Trout. Trout is leaving to the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas to defend his title against superstar boxer, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, on Saturday April 20, 2013. The escort begins at 8:30 a.m. ...

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Ayanna Vasquez faces Christina Cruz Saturday in 2013 USA Boxing National Championships

Ayanna Vasquez and Christina Cruz Square off in rematch of 2012 Semi-finals The state of New Mexico’s best amateur boxer, Ayanna Vasquez of Las Cruces, will take on 2012 USA Boxing National Champion Christina Cruz in the 119lb Women Elite championship of the 2013 USA Boxing National Championships in Saturday afternoon’s 1pm PT/2pm MT session in Spokane, Washington. The two women are very familiar ...

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Toughest Fight of Austin Trout’s Career Involved Roberto Duran

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Before Taking on Canelo Alvarez April 20th, Austin Trout Recalls the Toughest Fight of his Career Austin Trout calls it the toughest fight of his career. It was 2009 and he was squaring off against Nilson Tapia in front 16,000 screaming boxing fans at the Robert Duran Arena in Panama City, Panama. In Tapia’s corner was none other than the greatest latino boxer of ...

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