So much for ring rust.
This time, Jose Pedraza left no doubt.
Leo Santa Cruz might be one of the PBC's smallest fighters, but he packs the punch of a giant.
All three of Leo Santa Cruz’s brothers—Antonio, Jose Armando and Roberto—were also boxers, so they know the toll training camp can take on a fighter.
In the first episode of the three-part “Getting to Know Leo Santa Cruz” series, the two-time world champion talks about his early life struggles and how his family has always been fighting alongside him—both inside and outside the ring.
Los Angeles-based trainer Dean Campos has worked with former 154-pound champion Sergio Mora for 20 years.
Trainer Dan Birmingham has been blessed to work with not one, but multiple world champions out of his St. Pete Boxing Club.
Dave “Scooter” Honig might be more known for his work with celebrities—he’s the man behind LL Cool J's freakish physique, and their legendary workouts earned the pair a New York Times best-seller in the process—but Honig made his mark in the fitness world with elite athletes and has always had a soft spot for boxers.