Estrada vs Chocolatito 3 Fight Week - Photos by Melina Pizano/Matchroom - 12/03/22

December 04, 2022
What a privilege to take the lead this fight week, especially to photograph these two legends, Juan Francisco "El Gallo" Estrada and Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez. I'm grateful to Ed Mulholland (Matchroom's U.S. lead photographer) and the Matchroom team for their trust and for the incredible opportunity. Thankful for our second photographer, Michell...
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Montana Love vs Stevie Spark Fight Week - Photos by Melina Pizano/Matchroom - 11/12/22

November 13, 2022
Media day photographs taken on Wednesday, November 9, 2022 at Residence Inn Hotel in Cleveland, Ohio. Raymond "Savage" Ford Stevie Spark Khalil Coe Montana Love Final press conference photographs taken on Thursday, November 10, 2022 at the Ariel Pearl Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Richardson Hitchins (left) and Montana Love (far righ...
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Be A Star - Photo by Melina Pizano/WWE - 10/13/22

October 17, 2022
All photographs taken on Thursday, October 13, 2022 at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California. Thaddeus "Titus O'Neil" Bullard, Maryse Ouellet, Michael "The Miz" Mizanin, with Boys & Girls Club Youth of the Year nominees. Miguel, Thaddeus "Titus O'Neil" Bullard, and Kane Brown
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Canelo vs GGG 3 Fight Week - Photos by Melina Pizano/Matchroom - 09/17/22

September 18, 2022
I'm forever grateful for the privilege to cover this whole trilogy at some capacity: from editing for Ed Mulholland at Canelo-GGG 1 and shooting both 2 & 3. Thanks to Ed for the encouragement to set up my first remote camera above the ring. It was a little nerve wrecking hanging it, but I couldn't have had a better teacher than him showing me how t...
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Canelo vs GGG III Posters - GGG Portraits by Melina Pizano/Matchroom - 09/10/22

September 10, 2022
One week until Canelo-GGG III. I finally let it sink in. It's an incredible feeling to have my portrait of Gennadiy "GGG" Golovkin on promos leading up to one of the biggest boxing trilogies. Some years ago I almost gave up on sports photography due to lack of gigs. Forward to the beginning of 2022 I put my trust in my skills, let go of my other jo...
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Saul "Canelo" Alvarez Media Workout - Photos by Melina Pizano/Matchroom - 08/29/22

August 29, 2022
All photos taken on Monday, August 29, 2022 at House of Boxing in San Diego, California.
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Navarrete vs Baez Fight Night - Photos by Melina Pizano/ESPN Images - 08/20/22

August 21, 2022
Fight night photographs taken on Saturday, August 20, 2022 at Pechanga Arena in San Diego, California. WBO world featherweight champion Emanuel Navarrete versus Eduardo Baez Giovani Santillan versus Julio Luna Avila Nico Ali Walsh versus Reyes Sanchez Lindolfo Delgado versus Omar Alejandro Aguilar Xavier Martinez versus Al...
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