Boxing News

JC Chavez Jr. to return August 3 or September 7

By Gabriel F. Cordero

After a possible fight with Martin Murray fell through, former WBC middleweight world champion Julio Cesar Chavez (46-1-1, 32 KOs) will face Brian Vera (23-6, 14 KOs) in a bout contracted at 165 pounds. The question is when and where? Initially the fight looked pretty solid to land at the new Mexico City Arena on August 3, in fact “presale” tickets have already been sold for that date. However there is now a possibility that Chavez-Vera could end up at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on September 7. A final decision should be nailed down by next week.

    Help Support Fightnews.com®

    For 18 years, Fightnews.com® has delivered daily boxing news to fight fans around the globe. From the beginning, we have always kept Fightnews free to our readers and relied on advertiser support. Anyway, the Miami Herald, The Guardian, and Wikipedia among others have been using the “crowdfunding” revenue model, so we thought we’d test it too.

    Please consider helping out. You’re not obligated to, but even a $1 pledge would really help. And if we reach our goal, we plan to upgrade our server and maybe even nuke the ads altogether. Wouldn’t that be nice?










    world boxing association

    world boxing council



    boxing news tips






    philly boxing history

    All contents copyright 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 by Freitag Marketing Services, LLC.
    The information on this site cannot be reused without written permission.