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Despite the unruly hair Marlen Esparza wins in her Pro debut

Despite the unruly hair Marlen Esparza wins in her Pro debut

March 24, 2017 No Comments

Golden Boy Promotions came through on a promise they made in January 2016 at the WBC Female National Convention in Tijuana, that of signing and promoting female boxers. After signing their first female boxer, 2012 Olympic flyweight bronze medalist Marlen Esparza from Houston, Texas, they set her up to win her first fight. With all the […]

What the Hell is Wrong with Amir Kahn? by Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci

What the Hell is Wrong with Amir Kahn? by Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci

January 26, 2017 No Comments

Every once in awhile it’s good form to recognize your peers for their ability to write an outstanding article. Mr. Vinny Lucci has a flare for using gripping, memorable phrases to peek your interest from sentence one right through to the end of his articles. On January 26, 2017, Mr. Lucci hit another one out of […]

First Annual LATV World Class Boxing Awards

First Annual LATV World Class Boxing Awards

December 20, 2016 No Comments

On Monday night, PAP Sports hosted the First Annual LATV Network World Class Boxing Awards. The awards ceremony, hosted by multiple Emmy Award-winning sportscaster Fernando Paramo, took place at the popular La Capital Bar & Grill on Zona Rio in Tijuana. The event, sponsored by Lucas Oil Products, Inc. was recorded to be broadcast via the […]

Boxing World mourns the loss of Don Jose “Olivaritos” Morales

Boxing World mourns the loss of Don Jose “Olivaritos” Morales

June 9, 2016 No Comments

Wherever a beautiful soul has been, no doubt there’s a trail of beautiful memories. Warm hearted, well-known boxing trainer/coach Jose “Olivaritos” Morales, the father of former World Champion (in four separate weight classes) Erik “El Terrible” Morales, bantamweight contender Ivan Morales and former WBO Super Flyweight World Champion Diego Morales passed on to his eternal reward early Thursday […]

WBC announces new, year-round, unannounced random drug testing

WBC announces new, year-round, unannounced random drug testing

May 6, 2016 No Comments

Today, May 6, 2016, the World Boxing Council (WBC) in association with the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association (VADA) proudly announced the formal launching of their Clean Boxing Program (CBP). Under the CBP, the top fifteen WBC-rated boxers in each weight class will be subject to random, year-round unannounced testing for performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) and other […]

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Once again, it was showtime at the newest Alliance Training Center

On Saturday, July 15, 2017, the newest Alliance Training Center (as the song states) “down on Main Street” was...

MMA & Muay Thai schedule

MMA and Muay Thai schedules are updated on a regular basis, with an emphasis given to all local fighters...

USA Amateur Boxing’s updated schedule for San Diego & Imperial Counties

July The Alliance Training Center Date: Saturday, July 15 at 1 PM – 4 p.m. Tiger Smalls Boxing at One Training Center aka...

Pro Boxing Schedule update

This boxing schedule is updated on a regular basis. Use of bold type denotes either a local boxer, a...

Click bait test for Athletes/Smart Guys/Smart Gals/Nutrition Experts

We all enjoy showing off how savvy we are when it comes to Sports, Nutrition and General Knowledge. Below is...

Boxing Show at The Arena features an abundance of memorable fights

Before Saturday’s show began, USA Amateur Boxing’s local LBC 44 president Hondo Fontane praised the accomplishments of 13-year-old Julius...