Pro Boxing Archive

  • Grand opportunity - tonight, October 1, 2014, Chris "Marvellous" Martin of Chula Vista, CA is one of the featured fights on this undercard of this ESPN2 offering.

    Ringside seats, no charge, for a Chris Martin fight?

    That would be something right? Well, for all you Chris “Marvellous” Martin fans, tonight, Wednesday, October 1st that’s the offer. The San Diego Kid from nearby Chula Vista, CA is on TV tonight in a bout being broadcast from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica […]

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  • On Saturday, September 27, 2014, The Arena MMA Gym in Point Loma hosted a Celebration of Life for the recently deceased Lucky-Phineas Nhlengethwa, their beloved boxing coach. Photo: Jim Wyatt

    Lucky-Phineas Nhlengethwa: Rest in peace my friend

    After the more reverent church service took place last week, about 150 of his friends, fellow coaches, students and the owner of The Arena MMA Gym got together for an additional Celebration of Life for their dear friend Lucky-Phineas Nhlengethwa Saturday afternoon at the gym […]

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  • Sounds so inviting! Have you made the necessary travel arrangements for your visit to Macau? Before you know it, the big day will be here.

    Pacquiao vs Algieri and it’s impact on the Far East

    Now that all the hype of the Mayweather vs Maidana fight card has concluded, it’s time to turn our sights on the Pacquiao vs Algieri contest to be held at the Cotai Arena in Macau, China on Saturday, November 22. Have you booked your flight? […]

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  • Recap of "Mayhem" the Floyd "Money" Mayweather vs. Marcos "El Chino" Maidana II PPV event held at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las vegas, Nevada  on Saturday, September 13, 2014. Photo:

    Mayweather vs Maidana II, highlights and low points

    Surprise, surprise, on Saturday night, Floyd Mayweather Jr. (47-0, 26 KOs) successfully defended his WBC and WBA Welterweight and WBC Super Welterweight World Championships with a 12 round unanimous decision victory in his rematch with Argentine brawler Marcos Rene “El Chino” Maidana (35-5, 31 KOs) in […]

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  • It seems the entire fight  team was on hand for this photo. Lucky Nhlengethwa is on the top row second from the right. Photo: Jim Wyatt

    Friends share their thoughts about the loss of Lucky

    The Arena MMA: “It is with great regret and heavy, heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our Boxing Coach and absolutely tremendous human being, Lucky-Phineas Nhlengethwa. He was 43 years old. He passed away in his home unexpectedly and far, far too soon […]

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