Photos & quotes: Arreola destroys Mitchell
Two careers may have met their relevant end last night on Showtime, as Seth Mitchell and Rafael Marquez suffered devastating defeats to Chris Arreola and Efrain Esquivias.
Results: Arreola stops Mitchell in one round
Seth Mitchell was essentially finished from the point that Chris Arreola landed his first clean right hand, and tonight's Showtime main event played out just as many expected it would.
Seth Mitchell vs Chris Arreola
Results: Esquivias stops, possibly retires Marquez
Rafael Marquez looked like an old man tonight, losing in an upset to Efrain Esquivias by ninth round stoppage. Is the Mexican legend done?
Mitchell-Arreola: Live updates and discussion
Seth Mitchell and Chris Arreola square off in tonight's Showtime main event, with Rafael Marquez returning against Efrain Esquivias in the co-feature.
Arreola: If I lose to Mitchell, I might retire
Chris Arreola is fighting to save his career as a potential contender in the heavyweight division, and says he took camp seriously this time to prepare for Seth Mitchell.
Weights: Mitchell and Arreola both at 242
Seth Mitchell, Chris Arreola, Rafael Marquez, and Efrain Esquivias are ready to go for tomorrow's Showtime boxing doubleheader.
Mitchell-Arreola preview: Fight for relevance
Seth Mitchell and Chris Arreola are both products of television hype that was eventually shut down. Now, both of them have their relevant careers on the line when they meet tomorrow night on Showtime.
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Mitchell-Arreola: Fight week coverage
Chris Arreola and Seth Mitchell square off on Showtime this weekend, with Rafael Marquez returning on the undercard. BLH has full coverage of the fight.
Mitchell-Arreola workout photos and quotes
Check out photos and pre-fight quotes from Seth Mitchell, Chris Arreola, Rafael Marquez, Efrain Esquivias, and more.
CBS, Time Warner end dispute
CBS and Time Warner have reached a new carriage agreement, which means that boxing fans will have Showtime back starting today.
Boxing TV schedule: Sept. 2-7
Seth Mitchell faces Chris Arreola, Ricky Burns takes on Raymundo Beltran, Nobuo Nashiro squares off against Denkaosan Kaovichit, and more!
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Arreola promises KO of Mitchell
Chris Arreola doesn't have warm thoughts about Seth Mitchell, except for the heat he says he'll bring up his ass (?), and promises a KO win on September 7.
Arreola: Mitchell will be in a world of hurt
Reeling from a loss, Chris Arreola has a chance to keep his career alive when he faces Seth Mitchell on September 7, and he's looking for a KO.
Mitchell-Arreola could move to Sept. 7
With Julio Cesar Chavez Jr out of his September 7 HBO fight in Los Angeles, the September 6 Showtime card may get pushed back a day to team with All Access: Mayweather-Canelo.
Quick Takes: Josesito, Wilder, Flores!
JOSESITO LOPEZ! sprained his chest! DEONTAY WILDER! might take on a fellow heavy hittert DON KING! has lost another fighter!
Santa Cruz vs Marquez for the fall?
Richard Schaefer says that if both fighters win their upcoming bouts, a fall clash between Leo Santa Cruz and Rafael Marquez is very possible.
Mitchell: Arreola fight is do-or-die
Seth "Mayhem" Mitchell knows he's in with a dangerous opponent in Chris Arreola on September 6, and says it's a "do-or-die" fight for both men.
Josesito Lopez in, Victor Ortiz out for Sept. 6
Josesito Lopez is now scheduled to return on September 6, while former foe Victor Ortiz's comeback fight has apparently again been delayed.
Ortiz, Marquez, Mitchell-Arreola on Sept. 6
Showtime and Golden Boy will present a Special Edition boxing broadcast on Friday, September 6, with several name fighters in action, including Victor Ortiz, Chris Arreola, Seth Mitchell, and Rafael Marquez.