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135 pound world champion Mikey Garcia recently stated on Twitter that conversations with Golden Boy Promotions were conducted for possible bouts with Miguel Cotto and Jorge Linares, but that Golden Boy wanted a multi-fight contract in order to make both opponents happen.

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — Known as “El Niño de Oro,” lightweight Jorge Linares was able to gain a split-decision victory over Luke Cambell from The Forum on the latest telecast of HBO After Dark. Linares

By Anthony “Stacks” Saldaña INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA — This past Saturday night at the “Fabulous” Forum, the WBA, WBC Diamond and Ring Magazine World Lightweight Champion Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (42-3, 27 KO’s) put his titles and 11-fight win

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer Anthony Crolla and Ricky Burns will clash in a must-win lightweight battle at the Manchester Arena on October 7, live on Sky Sports. The former World champions will be looking for a huge win

LOS ANGELES — Super lightweight contender Antonio Orozco reportedly did not show up for the final weigh-in for his bout tomorrow against Roberto Ortiz on the undercard of Jorge Linares-Luke Cambell on HBO.

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — Per the WBC, the winner of this Saturday’s HBO main event between Jorge Linares and Luke Cambell will be the mandatory challenger to Mikey Garcia’s [WBC] world title. The news was

By Danny Z | Contributing Writer  INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA — In a battle for the lightweight world title, former Olympic medalist Luke Cambell will attempt to secure his first world championship when he steps up in competition against Jorge Linares this

By Anthony “Stacks” Saldaña | Staff Writer Follow @StacksRingside INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA — Saturday night at the “Fabulous” Forum for the WBA, WBC Diamond and Ring Magazine World Lightweight Champion Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (42-3, 27 KO’s) will put his titles