LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 29:  Abner Mares of Mexico takes a punch from Leo Santa Cruz in the 11th round during the WBC diamond featherweight and WBA featherweight championship bout at Staples Center on August 29, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  Santa Cruz would win in a 12 round decision.  (Credit:  Harry How/Getty Images)

Leo Santa Cruz beats Abner Mares By Majority Decision

Leo Santa Cruz beat Abner Mares by majority decision Saturday night, remaining unbeaten with a superior technical performance in a thrilling featherweight bout between two hometown fighters.


LAS VEGAS - MAY 01:  (L-R) Saul Alvarez of Mexico connects to the head of Jose Miguel Cotto of Puerto Rico during the welterweight fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 1, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Credit: Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Cotto & Alvarez Finalize Nov. 21 Fight In Las Vegas

Miguel Cotto and Saul “Canelo” Alvarez agreed Thursday to fight Nov. 21 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center.


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Deontay Wilder Becomes 1st American To Win Heavyweight Title Since 2006

Deontay Wilder became the first American to win a piece of the heavyweight title in nearly a decade Saturday night, staggering Bermane Stiverne early on his way to a 12-round unanimous decision that kept him unbeaten in 33 fights.


HOUSTON - NOVEMBER 19:  Peter Manfredo Jr., right, lands a overhand straight left to the face of Julio Chavez Jr. during their World Middleweight Championship bout at Reliant Arena at Reliant Park on November 19, 2011 in Houston, Texas. Chavez retained the belt with a TKO in the fifth round.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Nevada Suspends Chavez Jr. After Testing Positive For Marjiuana

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has temporarily suspended Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. after the former middleweight champion failed a drug test. The commission made the standard procedural move Tuesday. Chavez tested positive for marijuana use last month.


Canelo Alvarez lands a left to the head of Josesito Lopez during their WBC super welterweight title fight at MGM Grand Garden Arena on September 15, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Getty Images)

Mexican ‘Canelo’ Alvarez Punishes Josesito Lopez To Defend WBC Title

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez stopped Josesito Lopez late in the fifth round Saturday night, defending his WBC 154-pound title with a relentless display of power by the 22-year-old Mexican champion.