Pro Boxing Archive

  • After her weigh-in for the Thursday show at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in San Diego's Mission Valley, Jolene Blackshear of San Diego who is set to face Susan Reno of New York City, N.Y. poses for photos. All photos: Jim Wyatt

    Weigh-ins complete for Thursday’s “San Diego Fights: Dangerous Divas”

    Thursday evening, September 4th, Hall of Fame promoter Bobby D. Philippis will be at it again showcasing another exciting lineup of boxers from near and far. It was announced this show “San Diego Fights: Dangerous Divas, set to start at 7:30 p.m. at the Crowne […]

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  • During intermission several of the boxing celebrities were asked to come up into the ring, everyone from Paul "the Ultimate" Vaden to Jim Lampley, from flyweight champion Kenya Enriquez to trainer Joel Diaz. Photo: Jim Wyatt

    News from Del Mar: jockey punches fellow jockey in the face

    If a headline like the one above were to appear in the local newspaper or on the front page of Sunday’s Daily Racing Form, it would certainly cause a stir and have tongues wagging. It’s likely the California Horse Racing Board would also request an inquiry.

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  • (l to r) The legendary jockey Corey Nakatani and legend of the future Elvis Trujillo get set to face each other in the boxing ring.

    Intriguing lineup on Ringside at Del Mar Boxing Card

    This evening on the Del Mar Fairgrounds, the conglomerate of A&T Gym, Barron Entertainment, Paco Presents and The Del Mar Thoroughbred Club will present Battle off the Saddle, a special edition of the popular Ringside at Del Mar boxing series to be staged in the concert […]

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  • At the Wild Card Gym in Hollywood, CA, Nigerian heavyweight Lateef Kayode hits the mitts with four-time trainer of the year Freddie Roach.

    Kayode to battle Ortiz for WBA Interim Heavyweight Title

    The resident of Hollywood, California and native of Lagos, Nigeria, 31 year-old Lateef Olalalekin Kayode (20-0, 16 KO’s) has been working extremely hard with trainer Freddie Roach at his Wild Card Gym in Hollywood for this grand opportunity on September 11th to face fellow undefeated heavyweight […]

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  • Here we see referee Christian Curiel raising the arm of Pablo Armenta after Armenta knocked Hernandez out in round #1 back on March 22, 2012 at Salon Las Pulgas in Tijuana, B. C., Mexico.

    Hard to believe, it’s now been a year since the tragic loss of Pablo Armenta

    Pablo “Bronco” Armenta, 11-18-89 to 8-28-2013 Mark Twain: “Unconsciously we all have a standard by which we measure other men, and if we examine closely, we find this standard is a very simple one, and that is: we admire them, we envy them, for great qualities […]

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