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Hector Tanajara defeats Ivan Delgado in Tijuana, Mexico

In front of an electric crowd at the Auditorio Municipal in Tijuana, Mexico, Hector “El Finito” Tanajara (17-0-0-5ko’s) handed Ivan “Striker” Delgado (13-2-2-6ko’s) his second loss after only four rounds. Due to a cut over Tanajara’s right eye, the referee stepped in and stopped the fight giving Tanajara the victory after going to the scorecards. Tanajara came into this fight looking to remain undefeated but in front of him would be tough challenger Delgado not letting him get the easy win. Tanajara was coming off a tough win where many thought it was his biggest challenge up to date, while Delgado was coming into this fight with a victory over Jesus Ontiveros (5-5-0-4ko’s). This was a heavily anticipated fight for those who know the sport of boxing.

Keith Thurman defeats Josesito Lopez in Brooklyn

At the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York undefeated WBA welterweight champion Keith "One Time" Thurman (29-0, 22 KOs) made his in-ring return after a 22-month layoff due to various injuries. Thurman defended his “Super” version of the WBA title against Riverside, California’s Josesito Lopez (36-8, 19 KOs) in a twelve-round contest in front of a crowd of 9,632 fans.

Keith Thurman Has Something To Prove Against Josesito Lopez

This upcoming weekend at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York fans will be witness to the long-awaited return of former unified WBA and WBC welterweight champion Keith “One Time” Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs). Thurman has been missing in action due to various injuries for almost two years and will be facing veteran contender Josesito Lopez (36-7, 19 KOs) in a twelve round welterweight bout.

Canelo Alvarez's Controversial Legacy

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez is undoubtedly a great boxer. He’s currently one of, if not the biggest name in the sport with notable wins over Shane Mosley, Austin Trout, Erislandy Lara, Miguel Cotto, Amir Khan, Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr., and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin, with his only official loss to Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Canelo’s greatness, however, is not without controversy.

The Writing on the Wall: Boxing Leaves HBO

2018 marks the end of an era. On the weekend of December 8th of 2018, HBO gave its final boxing telecast featuring a tripleheader headlined by undisputed female welterweight champion Cecilia Braekus. Many fans did not attend the show, and it was a sad end to a franchise that has been at the forefront of the boxing world for the last 45 years.