Crawford vs. Horn – Resultados del Pesaje

Jun 8, 2018

Resultados del Pesaje: Crawford vs. Horn



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Santa Cruz vs. Mares 2 & Charlo vs Trout Final Press Conference

Jun 8, 2018

Leo Santa Cruz vs. Abner Mares 2 & Jermell Charlo vs. Austin Trout

Final Press Conference Quotes & Photos

 

Two World Title Showdowns Featured Saturday, June 9 Live on SHOWTIME from STAPLES Center in Los Angeles

 

 Photos from Stephanie Trapp/SHOWTIME

 

LOS ANGELES (June 7, 2018) – Featherweight world champion Leo Santa Cruz and four-time world champion Abner Mares went face-to-face at the final press conference Thursday, two days before they enter the ring for their highly-anticipated rematch this Saturday, June 9 from STAPLES Center in Los Angeles in an event presented by Premier Boxing Champions.

Also squaring-off at the final press conference were super welterweight world champion Jermell Charlo and former world champion Austin Trout, who step into the ring on the SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast that begins at 10 p.m. ET/PT (delayed in the West Coast).

Tickets for the live event, which is promoted by Ringstar Sports and TGB Promotions, begin at $50, plus applicable fees, and are on sale now. To purchase tickets visit AXS.com or click HERE.

Here is what the press conference participants had to say Thursday from the Chick Hearn Press Room at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles:

LEO SANTA CRUZ

“The first fight was a really good one, but I think this one will be even better. Mares is a great fighter with a great trainer in Robert Garcia, and that’s the kind of challenge I want. We both want to give the fans great fights.

“I’ve learned a lot from my last few fights. I’m not coming in here worried about losing, I just worry about giving the fans a great show. If Mares is better than me that night, then he will win. But I’ve worked too hard and I’m going to be at my peak on Saturday night.

“I think that Mares has gotten a lot better. Robert Garcia is a trainer who has brought him up to a different level. He’s made a lot of improvements. I learned from the Frampton fights and my dad is a good trainer too. It’s even all the way around and it’s going to be a great fight.

“I think the winner of this fight will be number one in this division. Gary Russell Jr. is a great fighter and I definitely want a rematch of our amateur fight. But me and Abner put a lot of pressure on our opponents and I don’t think Gary would like the pressure from either of us.

“My team motivates me every day in the gym. They’re right next to me running every day towards the same goal. That’s what I love about training camp because it makes me work even harder.”

ABNER MARES

“I could stand up here and tell you what I’m going to do Saturday, but you’ve seen the first fight. You know how exciting the first fight was. I have even more to prove and I’m going to leave it all on the line this time.

“This is going to be an exciting fight. I know Leo has matured as an athlete and fighter by fighting Frampton twice. But if you look at my last couple of performances, they speak for themselves. I think both of us are seasoned and better fighters right now.

“There’s no doubt that the winner of this fight is number one in this division. There’s some great fighters at featherweight, but we’re fighting for the top spot in this division.

“Our focus isn’t on looking for a stoppage. That was my mistake the first fight. I tried to destroy him. I’m going to follow instructions and show I’m the better fighter in there.

“If I win Saturday night, and the fight is just as exciting as the first one, I’m ready for a trilogy. Let’s make it happen.

“I’m going to fight my heart out and win this fight this time. May the best man win. We’re going to give the fans what they want to see. I’m calling this ‘Fight of the Year’ guaranteed.”

JERMELL CHARLO

“My brother and I have been doing this a long time. Austin Trout has done it a long time as well. I’m hoping everyone gets there early, because I’m bringing excitement to the table right from the start.

“Some critics say that me and my brother haven’t fought the people required to be on the pound-for-pound list. My race to the top continues Saturday night to prove all those people wrong.

“A knockout is possible. If he wants that to be the way it goes, then I’m capable. Derrick and I have a great plan that we’re ready to use. None of our experience in the past matters, we’re both 0-0. Anything can happen on Saturday night.

“I look to do what my brother did against Trout, but way better. If that’s with a knockout or just picking him apart, I’m ready. I’m fighting for a lot more than just a win on Saturday. We’re going to keep shining and do what we have to do.

“We want everyone to know that my brother and I come from the trenches. We made it this far, so we’re not stopping now. Nobody is standing in my way. I know Trout wants a belt, but this is the wrong belt to go after.

“I have to deal with Austin Trout. Jarrett Hurd is not my focus right now. I definitely want to unify titles soon and I hope he comes out ringside on Saturday night so I can look at him after this fight. Everyone knows what time it is.”

AUSTIN TROUT

“I’m very excited to be here and have another once in a lifetime opportunity. I believe this is destiny. I’m coming into the lion’s den and I’m going to come out unscathed.

“As great as my win against Miguel Cotto was, I don’t think it compares to this fight here. People complained about Cotto being old after I beat him, but with Jermell, there’s no excuse you can make up. He’s an undefeated world champion, so if I get the win, this is definitely bigger than Cotto.

“I don’t think he’s overlooking me because I bet his brother told him not to sleep on Trout. Everyone’s going to see what I’ve been saying on Saturday night.

“My training camp with Barry Hunter was fantastic. We got all the work in that I needed and Barry is someone who always pushes me to be better than I believe I’m capable of.

“I learned from my mistakes when I fought the bigger brother. I’m going to be even better on Saturday and it’s going to be a totally different result.

“For everyone sleeping on me, you better wake up. It’s going to be an awakening on Saturday night.”

JOSE SANTA CRUZ, Santa Cruz’s Father & Trainer

“Now all there is left to do is wait for fight night. The work up to this point has been done and it has been done well. We are ready to do what needs to be done when the time comes.

“Usually at this point ahead of a fight the biggest feat is to make weight but he had no problem there. Leo was on target weight about a month ago so it’s not something we’re worried about at this point. He’s eating good and maintaining weight well and feeling really strong for this fight.

“Leo is in incredible shape and I am confident he will win on Saturday. I’m sure Abner and his team are going to bring their best and we’re bringing our best too, but on fight night there will only be two who will clash. We’re ready for war.”

ROBERT GARCIA, Mares’ Trainer

“Just the fact that Abner is in my training camp and we communicate so well, it’s given me a lot of confidence. Everyone has done a great job doing their part in camp and I believe we’ve worked on all the tools we need to defeat Leo Santa Cruz.

“Leo is a great fighter but Abner knows he can win this fight. The confidence he’s gained, and how much more seasoned Abner looks since joining my camp, should translate to a strong performance Saturday.

“This has been a really smooth training camp and that’s exactly what Abner needed. We’re primed for a big victory.”

DERRICK JAMES, Charlo’s Trainer

“I think that Jermell has shown a great level of maturity while also being an aggressive fighter. He’s also very positive about what he wants to do every day in camp, and in the ring on Saturday.

“Being able to spar with Errol Spence Jr. every day in camp has definitely helped Jermell. They say it all the time, but iron sharpens iron and that’s the mentality we have to help both guys improve and get to where we know they can get to.

“Austin is a crafty fighter who has a lot of experience and a lot of tools. The most important thing though is that we’re focused on getting Jermell to be the best version of himself on Saturday night.”

RICHARD SCHAEFER, Chairman & CEO of Ringstar Sports

“Finally the wait is over. We waited three years for this rematch. Everyone asked me when this fight was going to happen. Now there’s just two days to go.

“You know it’s a big fight when you have the fight here at the premier venue in Los Angeles, STAPLES Center. These fighters here deserve it, because they are the best fighters in the sport, regardless of division. They’re going to show everyone on Saturday night why we love boxing so much.

“Each of these fights could have been a main event in its own right. I’m glad that these fighters were okay all being together on an event that really elevates the sport of boxing.

“Jermell Charlo is a once-in-a-generation talent in this sport. He has all the skills you need, but also has that one thing that makes you a superstar. He has charisma, and you cannot learn that. However, anyone who is doubting Austin Trout, is making a big mistake. I have no doubt that he’ll be more than ready for this challenge.

“I’ve been fortunate to follow these main event fighters from their first fight, all the way to now, with them being multiple time world champions and fantastic men outside of the ring. Leo and Abner live the kind of lives that make this sport proud. But on Saturday night, may the best man win.

“SHOWTIME delivers week after week of the best fighting the best. This fight is no different and will be another treat for the fans watching on SHOWTIME who have come to expect these great matchups.”

STEPHEN ESPINOZA, President Sports & Events Programming, Showtime Network Inc.

“These four guys up here have been on SHOWTIME a combined 41 times. That’s a lot and it doesn’t happen by accident. The reason it happens is because these fighters embody everything we want SHOWTIME Boxing to be about. They have some of the strongest resumes in the sport. None of these guys have ever shied away from taking a tough fight. They don’t come with excuses, they want the best and biggest fights. We’ ae proud to have all four of them on SHOWTIME.

“Right now we have a matchup between two of the biggest stars and faces of Southern California boxing. The featherweight division has seen top five fighters on SHOWTIME already this year—This  is a rematch between two more of the top 5. In the first fight, they threw a combined 2,000 punches, which I would bet will be matched again on Saturday.

“Austin Trout has been in there with the biggest and best stars in the sport of boxing. But Jermell has quite a bit of momentum. He has four consecutive stoppages, which is very impressive at the championship level. As everyone has said this is another main event quality matchup and I look forward to seeing it on Saturday night.”

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LA Galaxy enfrentará a Portland Timbers en los octavos de final de la Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup 2018

Jun 8, 2018

LA Galaxy enfrentará a Portland Timbers en los octavos de final de la Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup 2018

 

Galaxy avanzó a la siguiente ronda después de ganarle 3-1 a FC Golden State Force el miércoles en el StubHub Center

LOS ANGELES (Jueves, 7 de junio, 2018) – LA Galaxy viajará para enfrentar a Portland Timbers en los octavos de final de la Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup 2018, anunciado esta mañana durante un sorteo en vivo en las oficinas de U.S. Soccer en Chicago. El partido se jugará el viernes, 15 de julio a las 8 p.m. PT en el Providence Park.

Galaxy avanzó a octavos después de vencer a FC Golden State Force en la 4ta ronda de la U.S. Open Cup, con un gol de Bradford Jamieson IV y un doblete de Ariel Lassiter para llevar a Galaxy a la victoria.

En el 2016, Galaxy viajó a Portland y derrotó a los Timbers en los octavos de final de la U.S. Open Cup. LA consiguió una victoria de 1-0 con gol de Raul Mendiola.

Galaxy registra un récord de 33-17-0 en todos los tiempos durante la Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. Galaxy ha participado en la Open Cup cada año desde 1999, ganando el torneo en el 2001 y 2005 y llegando a la final del torneo en otras dos ocasiones. El año pasado, Galaxy avanzó a los cuartos de final de la competencia antes de caer ante San Jose Earthquakes por 3-2.

La Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup, reconocida como el campeonato nacional a nivel de clubes de U.S. Soccer, es una competencia anual abierta a todos los equipos amateur y profesionales afiliados con U.S. Soccer. El torneo ha coronado a un campeón por más de 100 años consecutivos desde 1914. En 1999, la competencia fue renombrada para darle honor al pionero del fútbol estadounidense, Lamar Hunt.

LA Galaxy regresa a la acción de la temporada regular de la MLS en el StubHub Center este fin de semana, cuando el equipo se enfrente al Real Salt Lake a las 7:30 p.m. PT el sábado, 9 de junio en un partido presentado por StubHub. Galaxy celebrará el 15o Aniversario del StubHub Center durante el partido. Boletos están a la venta a través de www.lagalaxy.com/tickets.

 

Boletos de temporada del LA Galaxy para la temporada 2018 de Major League Soccer ya están disponibles. Abonados y aficionados del Galaxy pueden visitar lagalaxy.com/since96  para asegurar sus Boletos de Temporada 2018 del LA Galaxy, los cuales comienzan a tan solo $323 por asiento ($17 por partido). Los aficionados también pueden llamar al 1.877.3GALAXY (342.5299) y presionar el 2 cuando se le indique para asegurar sus Boletos de Temporada.  

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Bivol-Chilemba Added to Kovalev-Alvarez Card

Jun 8, 2018
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City Announces
Dmitry Bivol vs. Isaac Chilemba Added to 
Sergey Kovalev vs. Eleider Alvarez Card on 
Saturday, Aug. 4
Televised Live on HBO World Championship Boxing®
Atlantic City, NJ:   WBA Light Heavyweight World Champion Dmitry Bivol (13-0, 11 KOs) of St. Petersburg, Russia will make his third title defense against light heavyweight contender Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba (25-5-2, 10 KOs) of Blantyre, Malawi as the co-main event on the Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev vs. Eleider “Storm” Alvarez card at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City on Saturday, August 4. The event will be presented by Main Events and Krusher Promotions in association with Groupe Yvon Michel and World of Boxing. The doubleheader will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing®beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.
Bivol, 27, made his professional debut in 2014 with six straight knockouts. In 2016, he defeated Felix Valera to secure the Interim WBA Light Heavyweight Title. After the retirement of Andre Ward in September of last year, the WBA elevated Dmitry to WBA Light Heavyweight World Champion. In November 2017, he made his first successful title defense against Trent Broadhurst in Monte Carlo with a first round knockout. In March at Madison Square Garden, Bivol handed Sullivan Barrera his second defeat and first career knock out loss with a thrilling 12th round stoppage. This will Bivol’s first fight in Atlantic City and mark his third appearance on HBO®.
When asked about his upcoming bout with Chilemba, Bivol said, “I am glad that my next opponent will be a tough and well-known boxer in Chilemba! I will do my best to put on another exciting performance for all my fans!”
Bivol’s promoter, Andrei Ryabinskiy, of World of Boxing added, “Looking forward to another great event with Main Events! I believe Dmitry Bivol is a star in the making; he is very impressive!”
According to Bivol’s manager, Vadim Kornilov, “We are glad another great event will take place on the East Coast featuring two great Russian champions on one card. We had to go through many different opponents and finally were in a tough position trying to find an opponent that would fight Bivol. Happily, Chilemba is a good opponent who has proven to be tough in his previous fights. I’m looking forward to another great event!”
Chilemba, 31, who is from Malawi and fights out of Johannesburg, South Africa is no stranger to tough competition. After making his professional debut in 2005 at the age of 18, Chilemba quietly worked his way through the light heavyweight rankings. In 2013, he traveled to Liverpool, England to face Tony Bellew in Bellew’s backyard for the WBC Silver Light Heavyweight Title. The bout ended in a draw and less than two months later Chilemba returned to the UK to face Bellew again in a hard-fought loss. Then in 2015, Chilemba travelled to Quebec City, Canada to face Eleider “Storm” Alvarez to be the mandatory challenger for WBC Light Heavyweight World Champion Adonis “Superman” Stevenson. Alvarez defeated Chilemba in a close majority decision. In Chilemba’s next fight, he travelled to Ekaterinburg, Russia to challenge then unified light heavyweight titleholder Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev in Kovalev’s backyard. Chilemba stood toe-to-toe with the Krusher for 12 rounds, but lost via unanimous decision. After suffering an arm injury in his next fight against Oleksandr Gvozdyk that forced his trainer, Roy Jones, to stop the fight, Chilemba took nearly a year off to recover from the injury. In his most-recent bout, he defeated former world title contender Blake Caparello in Caparello’s backyard.
Chilemba said, “Firstly, I thank God for always watching over me. I thank my manager for never giving up on me, Roy Jones Jr. for all his knowledge and support and I thank Main Events for this opportunity. 2017 was a bad year for me, recovering from surgery and thinking that my career was over, but I’m a fighter; I couldn’t give up and I won’t give up. I’m going to take this opportunity and give it everything I have. A big thanks to the rest of my team and all my supporters.”
His manager, Jodi Solomon, added, “Thank you to Main Events for the opportunity and thank you to Isaac for fighting for his dreams. This promises to be an interesting match -up.”
Chilemba trainer, former world titleholder Roy Jones, Jr., said, “So happy to have this fight for Isaac. It’s a great opportunity at a great time. I look forward to a great night for Isaac.”
About Kovalev-Alvarez: In the first boxing event at the newly opened Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, NJ, Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev will defend his WBO Light Heavyweight World Title against undefeated contender Eleider “Storm” Alvarez on Saturday, August 4, 2018. In the co-main event, WBA Light Heavyweight World Champion Dmitry Bivol will defend his title against Isaac “Golden Boy’ Chilemba. Tickets range between $50 and $200 and are on sale now through HardRockHotelAtlanticCity.com and Ticketmaster.com. The event is promoted by Main Events and Krusher Promotions in association with Groupe Yvon Michel and World of Boxing and will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.
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Austin ‘NO DOUBT’ Trout on Saturday’s WBC Super Welterweight Title Fight

Jun 8, 2018
FORMER BOXING WORLD CHAMPION AUSTIN TROUT:
‘I TRULY BELIEVE I’M THE BEST AND IN ORDER TO PROVE THAT YOU’VE GOT TO FIGHT THOSE THAT CLAIM TO BE THE BEST… NO MATTER WHAT JERMELL CHARLO BRINGS – WHETHER ITS ROUGH, TOUGH, LONG HARD-FOUGHT 12 ROUNDS, I’M READY FOR THAT. ‘

  Former World Champion Heads to Los Angeles Today
for WBC Super Welterweight Matchup against Jermell Charlo Saturday live on SHOWTIME® from the Staples Center in Los Angeles

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – June 5, 2018  – Austin Trout (31-4, 17 KOs), the former super welterweight world champion, is headed to Los Angeles today to meet current WBC Super Welterweight world champion Jermell Charlo inside the ring this Saturday, June 9 live on SHOWTIME from STAPLES Center in Los Angeles in an event presented by Premier Boxing Champions. 

The SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING telecast begins at 10 p.m. ET/PT and is headlined by the featherweight world championship rematch between Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares.

In Trout’s words, this fight is finishing the mission. Spiritually centered and in his prime physical condition, it is, in his own words, his time.

“People are underestimating me and overlooking me,” said Trout. “I earned and continue to earn respect in this sport and my competition can choose to ignore it or acknowledge it. I’ve beaten champions and taken titles. I’ve lost in controversial decisions to champions like Canelo. This is my time. Don’t underestimate the power I bring to boxing as well as the international competitors I’ve already stepped into the ring against and beaten.”

After his October fight against Jarrett Hurd and February’s unanimous decision victory over Juan De Angel, this WBC title bout, in Trout’s words, is the fight that no one saw coming.

“The Hurd fight was the danger fight,” he said of his October 2017 match. “It was part of the process of knocking out the ring rust, and De Angel was part of that as well. Everything I do or don’t do is circumstantial. Because of the layoffs, it’s been challenging; now I’m back on track timing wise and I plan on changing boxing’s plans for me. I’m not sitting back and waiting.

“I started boxing as a kid to stand up for people that were being disrespected, and as an adult I continue to do that in the ring.”

A long time top ten and former #2 in the 154-pound division by Ring magazine, Trout will be once against be working with D.C. based world champion trainer Barry Hunter, to whom his longtime cornerman, Louie Burke, worked as an assistant.

“We are calling this fight ‘finishing the mission.’ I’m squarely in a dangerous division  that’s full of talent. It’s one of the top divisions in my opinion. Everyone’s a killer including myself. It has the perfect balance of speed and power. This is where I excel, plus I have the brain.”

Tickets for the live event, which is promoted by Ringstar Sports and TGB Promotions, begin at $50, plus applicable fees, and are on sale now. To purchase tickets visit AXS.com or click HERE.

For more information visit www.SHO.com/Sports, www.premierboxingchampions.com and www.staplescenter.comfollow on Twitter @ShowtimeBoxing, @SHOSports, @PremierBoxing @LeoSantaCruz2, @AbnerMares, @Ringstar, @TGBPromotions @STAPLESCenter and @Swanson_Comm or become a fan on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/SHOSports, www.Facebook.com/PremierBoxingChampions and www.facebook.com/STAPLESCenter.PBC is sponsored by Corona, La Cerveza Mas Fina.

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OSCAR DE LA HOYA FOUNDATION HOSTS 18th ANNUAL GOLF CLASSIC

Jun 8, 2018
OSCAR DE LA HOYA FOUNDATION HOSTS 18 

th ANNUAL GOLF CLASSIC WITH CELEBRITY GUESTS TO RAISE THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS FOR YOUTH AND COMMUNITY PROGRAMS
(ABOVE: L-R: Michael Peña, Oscar De La Hoya, and Andy Garcia pose at the Oscar De La Hoya Foundation’s 18th Annual Golf Classic.)
Photo Credit: Tom Hogan Photos/Golden Boy Promotions
Video Credit: Golden Boy Promotions
 
LOS ANGELES (June 4, 2018):  The Oscar De La Hoya Foundation hosted its 18th annual Golf Classic today at the Lakeside Golf Club to raise funds to help support programs that will benefit the youth and community of East Los Angeles. Celebrities such as George Lopez, Michael Peña, Andy Garcia, Richard Schiff, Cedric the Entertainer and Don Cheadle joined De La Hoya at Lakeside Golf Club for a day of fun competition on the green.
The Foundation annually hosts a boxing gym equipment donation, Thanksgiving dinner giveaway and holiday toy giveaway in addition to supporting the Oscar De La Hoya Ánimo Charter High School, the Cecilia Gonzalez De La Hoya Cancer Center and the Oscar De La Hoya Labor and Delivery Center and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (both located at White Memorial Hospital in East Los Angeles).
“I am humbled to serve the neighborhoods that I grew up in. It’s super important for me personally to give back to the communities that support kids and families that were like mine,” said Oscar De La Hoya, Chairman and CEO of Golden Boy Promotions. “I am extremely thankful and proud of the partnerships, sponsors, and special guests who have helped the Oscar De La Hoya Foundation Golf Classic raise money for important programs and services that benefit the community of East Los Angeles.”
The 18th Annual Oscar De La Hoya Foundation Golf Classic was sponsored by MGM Resorts International, T-Mobile Arena, Barry’s Tickets, Tecate, California Municipal Finance Authority, HBO Sports, World Boxing Authority, and National Funding Inc. Other sponsors include Chapman, Bird & Tessler, Merrill Lynch, Key Code Media, Fantasy Springs Casino, Adventist Health White Memorial, Clear Channel, World Boxing Organization, and Barker Pacific Group
About The Oscar De La Hoya Foundation:
In 1995, Chairman and CEO Oscar De La Hoya started the Oscar De La Hoya Foundation to help improve the quality of life for the community in his hometown of East Los Angeles.Today, with the help many partners, the foundation serves thousands of people annually. The Oscar De La Hoya Foundation supports the Oscar De La Hoya Ánimo Charter High School, the Cecilia Gonzalez De La Hoya Cancer Center and the Oscar De La Hoya Labor and Delivery Center and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (both located at White Memorial Hospital in Los Angeles) in addition to various after school programs that promotes positive lives and protect youth from the circumstances of living in underprivileged communities.
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LA Galaxy se alista para disputar la Cuarta Ronda de la U.S. Open Cup 2018

Jun 8, 2018

LA Galaxy se alista para disputar la Cuarta Ronda de la U.S. Open Cup 2018; LA después recibirá a Real Salt Lake el sábado antes del receso previo a la Copa Mundial

LOS ANGELES (Lunes, 4 de junio, 2018) – LA Galaxy (5-7-2, 17 puntos) jugará dos partidos esta semana, disputando la Cuarta Ronda de la U.S. Open Cup ante FC Golden State Force el miércoles, 6 de junio en el StubHub Center Track & Field Stadium (7:30 p.m. PT, LAGalaxy.com). El Galaxy después retomará la acción de la temporada regular de la MLS este fin de semana cuando reciban a Real Salt Lake (7-6-1, 22 puntos) a las 7:30 p.m. PT el sábado, 9 de junio en el StubHub Center (Spectrum SportsNet, Spectrum Deportes).

Galaxy registra un récord en todos los tiempos de 33-17-0 durante la Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup. El club angelino ha participado en el torneo de la Open Cup cada año desde 1999, ganando la Copa en el 2001 y 2005 y llegando a la Final de la Copa Abierta en otras dos ocasiones. El año pasado, Galaxy avanzó a los cuartos de final de la competencia antes de caer ante Jose Earthquakes por 3-2.

FC Golden State Force derrotó a Las Vegas Lights para avanzar a la Cuarta Ronda de la U.S. Open Cup como uno de tres equipos amateurs en la competencia.

Ante Real Salt Lake, LA Galaxy registra un récord en todos los tiempos de 14-13-9. Galaxy cuenta con una marca de 10-7-2 en partidos disputados en casa ante Salt Lake. LA Galaxy registró un récord de 1-1-1 ante Real Salt Lake la temporada pasada, empatando 1-1 en el último partido entre ambos en el StubHub Center. Bradford Jamieson IV anotó el gol a favor del LA Galaxy durante ese enfrentamiento.

Galaxy enfrentará ambos partidos sin Giovani y Jonathan dos Santos, quienes fueron convocados a la lista de 23 jugadores para la Copa Mundial de la FIFA Rusia 2018 hoy por la mañana.

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Inside The Ring with Teddy Atlas and Terence Crawford”

Jun 8, 2018
“Inside The Ring with Teddy Atlas and Terence Crawford” Reviews Crawford’s Biggest Fights Debuts Tuesday, June 5 at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN2
  
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Terence “Bud” Crawford looks to conquer a third weight class when he battles WBO welterweight champion Jeff “The Hornet” Horn, Saturday, June 9 at 9:30 p.m. ET exclusively on ESPN+—the recently-launched multi-sport, direct-to-consumer subscription streaming service from The Walt Disney Company’s Direct-to-Consumer and International segment and ESPNIn anticipation of this superfight, Teddy Atlas sits down with Crawford for “Inside The Ring with Teddy Atlas and Terence Crawford,” a one-hour special analyzing the pound-for-pound superstar’s biggest fights and his progression to becoming one of the world’s best fighters today.
Teddy’s Takeaways
“Whether through the actual physical experience or the magic of television, most people have stepped into the batter’s box on a baseball diamond, visited–or at least peeked–into the huddle on the gridiron and shot a few free throws on the hardwood of a basketball court, but few to none have ever been inside that squared circle called a boxing ring.  This new show takes you into that seemingly black hole where most have never ventured, and shines a revealing light, so that you walk away saying, ‘I’m glad I did.’  And even better, you can do it without getting a bloody nose.”   
 
“I knew that Terence Crawford had both the physical skills and the mental fortitude it takes to be a special fighter. I also appreciated his ability to be diverse in the ring. What I wasn’t sure of before, was whether the great things he was able to do were part of his innate ability or just part of his consciousness.  Did he realize what he was doing at times or did he just do them?  What I found out may surprise you and I’m hoping it sheds a better light on what makes him tick and so well. I spent a day with him breaking down film of his most important and formative fights.”
 
Highlighted Fights include:
Crawford vs. Breidis Prescot, March 30, 2013
Crawford’s major American TV debut and a dominant performance against the fighter who knocked out British superstar Amir Khan in the first round.
 
Crawford vs. Ricky Burns, March 1, 2014
Crawford traveled to Scotland to meet Burns and won his first world title, the WBO lightweight crown.
 
Crawford vs. Yuriorkis Gamboa, June 28, 2014
In his hometown of Omaha, Crawford made his first title defense against 2004 Cuban Olympic gold medalist and former unified featherweight titleholder Gamboa. Crawford stated at the time that Gamboa was his toughest fight to date.
 
Crawford vs. Viktor Postol, July 23, 2016
The highly anticipated Super Lightweight unification fight. Both fighters entered the ring a perfect 28-0. With the victory, Crawford staked his claim to division supremacy and set himself up for bigger fights.
 
Crawford vs. Julius Indongo, August 19, 2017
The Super Lightweight unification fight between Crawford and WBA (Unified) and IBF champion Indongo.Crawford became the first boxer to hold all four major world titles (WBA, WBC, IBF, WBO) in any weight class in more than a decade.
 
Inside The Ring with Teddy Atlas and Terence Crawford on ESPN2 and ESPNEWS

Date Time (ET) Network
Tues. June 5 9:00 p.m. ESPN2
Wed. June 6 10:00 p.m. ESPNEWS
Thurs. June 7 2:00 a.m. ESPN2
  5:00 a.m. ESPNEWS
Fri. June 8 10:00 p.m. ESPNEWS
Sat. June 9 9:55 a.m. ESPN2
  4:00 p.m. ESPNEWS

About ESPN+

ESPN+ is the first-ever multi-sport, direct-to-consumer subscription streaming service from The Walt Disney Company’s Direct-to-Consumer & International segment in conjunction with ESPN.  ESPN+ offers fans two exclusive, original boxing programs The Boxing Beat with Dan Rafael(Mondays, weekly) and In This Corner (twice monthly).  In additional to boxing content, fans can watch thousands of additional live events, on-demand content and original programming not available on ESPN’s linear TV or digital networks. This includes hundreds of MLB, NHL and MLS games, Grand Slam tennis, Top Rank boxing, PGA Tour golf, college sports, international rugby, cricket, the full library of ESPN Films (including 30 for 30) and more. Fans can subscribe to ESPN+ for just $4.99 a month (or $49.99 per year) and cancel at any time.

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Calendario Confirmado para los Octavos de Final de la Liga Concacaf Scotiabank 2018

Jun 8, 2018
Calendario Confirmado para los Octavos de Final de la Liga Concacaf Scotiabank 2018
El inicio de la segunda edición, que será disputada en ocho países de Centroamérica y el Caribe, está programado para la última semana de julio

Miami (lunes, 4 de junio de 2018) – La Confederación de Norte, Centroamérica y el Caribe de Fútbol Asociación (Concacaf) dio a conocer el calendario de partidos para la ronda de octavos de final de la Liga Concacaf Scotiabank 2018, la nueva competencia de clubes de la región. Los emparejamientos de la segunda edición fueron determinados durante el sorteo oficial en Miami, el miércoles, 23 de mayo de 2018.

Los partidos de ida de los octavos de final están programados para jugarse del 31 de julio al 2 de agosto, comenzando el martes por la noche, con tres partidos en Centroamérica: Deportivo  Árabe Unido (PAN) vs Arnett Gardens (JAM), CD FAS (SLV) vs ADM Pérez Zeledón (CRC) y FC Motagua (HON) vs Belmopán Bandits FC (BLZ).

Los partidos del martes serán los primeros en jugarse entre los ocho encuentros programados para la primera semana. El miércoles, Club Franciscain (MTQ) recibirá al CD Walter Ferretti (NCA), seguido por Diriangen FC (NCA) vs Club Deportivo Universitario (PAN) y AD Santos de Guapiles (CRC) vs Portmore United FC (JAM).

Los partidos de ida se completarán el jueves por la noche, con encuentros en Panamá y Costa Rica, cuando Tauro FC (PAN) y CS Herediano (CRC) recibirán al Real España (HON) y al Santa Tecla FC (SLV) respectivamente.

Los partidos de vuelta de los octavos de final se jugarán la semana siguiente, del 7 al 9 de agosto, comenzando el martes por la noche con Club Deportivo Universitario (PAN) vs Diriangen FC (NCA), Belmopán Bandits FC (BLZ) vs FC Motagua (HON) y ADM Pérez Zeledón (CRC) vs CD FAS (SLV).

Los partidos continuarán la noche del miércoles con CD Walter Ferretti (NCA) contra Club Franciscain (MTQ) y Santa Tecla FC (SLV) contra CS Herediano (CRC). Los últimos tres encuentros de la primera ronda serán Arnett Gardens (JAM) vs Deportivo Árabe Unido (PAN), Portmore United FC (JAM) vs AD Santos de Guapiles (CRC) y Real España (HON) vs Tauro FC (PAN).

El calendario de partidos completo está disponible aquí.

La Liga Concacaf Scotiabank 2018, será la segunda edición en presentar el nuevo formato de eliminación directa, el cual estará lleno de acción. El formato de ida y vuelta demandará el más alto nivel de rendimiento por parte de los clubes participantes desde el comienzo, lo que resultará en una competencia que se desarrollará rápidamente con los octavos de final y los cuartos de final programados a jugarse en julio y agosto, seguidos por las semifinales en septiembre y las finales en octubre y noviembre.

El campeón de la Liga Concacaf Scotiabank 2018 ganará un boleto para la Liga de Campeones de Concacaf Scotiabank 2019, uniéndose a los clubes campeones que se han clasificado de toda la región, incluyendo a Canadá, México y los Estados Unidos. En total, la plataforma expandida de competencias de clubes de Concacaf -incluyendo la recién lanzada Liga Concacaf Scotiabank y la recién diseñada Liga de Campeones Concacaf Scotiabank- contará con 31 clubes de toda la Confederación.

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