Pro Boxing Archive

  • The headliners of Friday's ESPN Friday Night Fights show in Corona, Calif. (l to r)  Andrey Fedosov, Donovan Dennis, John “Apollo Kidd” Thompson and Brandon "Cannon" Adams.  All photos courtesy of: Carlos Baeza/Thompson Boxing Promotions

    Friday Night Fights finale tonight in Corona, California

    ESPN’s “Friday Night Fights” boxing series ends Friday evening, May 22nd, at the Omega Products Outdoor Arena located in Corona, Calif. just off Interstate 15. With Thompson Boxing Promotions of Orange, Calif. lending a hand with the East Coast promoter, Banner Promotions of Philadelphia, this last show is […]

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  • Little room for error as the two best pound for pound boxers finally meet in the ring. Stats and artwork provided by Ethan Miller/ Getty Images

    You haven’t heard, the Pacquiao vs Mayweather fight is tomorrow night

    If you haven’t, the 5’8”, 38 year-old Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. from Las Vegas, Nevada (47-0-0, 26 KOs) will be taking on 5’6½” 36 year-old Manny “Pac Man” Pacquiao (57-5-2, 38 KOs) from General Santos City, Cotabato del Sur, Philippines in a 12-round welterweight world title unification […]

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  • Once again, the Borizteca Boxing Management Group is in Mexico to promote boxing to the boxing fans. Showtime, 7 p.m. at the popular Salon Casablanca.

    A night of resolution: Ramos vs Quirino, Canett vs Quintana

    On Friday, April 24, 2015, Salon Casa Blanca in Ensenada is set to host “Fuego en el Puerto,” translation “Fire in the Port,” another top caliber boxing show starting at 7 p.m. The affair is being presented by the Borizteca Boxing Management Group headed by Saul Rios and […]

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  • Three of the four principles in the upcoming Golden Boy Promotions Mega Fights  pose for photos Monday April 20, 2015 at the House of Boxing Gym in Paradise Hills, San Diego, California.

    Media Day at the House of Boxing – everyone was there but you

    With three major fights on the horizon, San Diego’s House of Boxing, in conjunction with Golden Boy Promotions, hosted a Media Day for four of the six combatants scheduled to compete in these upcoming Mega Fights. The local and National Press came in mass to […]

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  • For the first time in his professional boxing career, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. hears a referee, in this case veteran referee Jerry Cantu, give him the 10-count after being knocked off his feet. All photos: Harry How/Getty Images

    Chavez Jr. vs Fonfara fight turns out to be a mismatch

    On Saturday night, April 18, 2015, at the Stub Hub Center in Carson, California, the 29 year-old Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.was knocked off his feet for the first time in the ninth round of his 51st professional fight, a WBC light heavyweight title fight. Between rounds, […]

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