Tag Archives: #goldenboypromotions

And The Winner GBP! Post Canelo vs. Lara

By Rudy Mondragon In a close fight on Saturday July 12, 2014, Erislandy Lara took on the young Saul Canelo Alvarez. In a fight where many boxing heads knew Canelo had the political power and the backing of a power house promotion company,  the edge would no doubt favor the Mexican fighter. When the scores […]

Schaefer leaves GBP: Where should a boxer sign now?

In light of recent events, the new-old-guard of the modern boxing world has suddenly shifted its weight, causing a stir in the boxing community, speculating on potential downstream events such as whether fights that fans have been calling for can actually be made. In summary, Richard Schaefer, the acting CEO of Golden Boy Promotions, is effectively […]

Canelo vs. Lara: Good for Boxing

By Rudy Mondragon Twitter: @bloodmoneyboxin Instagram: bloodmoneyboxing Finally! The match many have been asking for. Erislandy Lara has been demanding this fight, most recently stepping up to the podium post Canelo/Angulo fight asking Canelo to rumble with him in the ring. The fight between Saul Alvarez (43-1-1, 31 KOs) and Erislandy Lara (19-1-2, 12 KOs) is […]

Andre Berto in Need of Yoga!

By Rudy Mondragon July 27, 2013 was supposed to be the day Andre Berto (28-3, 22 KOs) would rebuild his career. It was supposed to be a night where Berto would enter the ring against a reliable gatekeeper in Jesus Soto Karass (28-8, 18 KOs). Things were lined up to work for the 29 year […]