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Spotting a mismatch from any distance, be you a fan or the World Boxing Council

Spotting a mismatch from any distance, be you a fan or the World Boxing Council

December 11, 2017 No Comments

The TV announcer’s summation after watching the Jhonny Gonzalez versus Irving Berry bout of November 4, 2017:  “The WBC International super featherweight champion Jhonny Gonzalez had to chase after the Panamanian Irving Berry for 12 rounds to secure his lopsided 120-105 win on all three scorecards. Irving tasted Gonzalez’s power from the git-go and chose to get on his […]

Some were predicting a slow week for boxing which never happens

Some were predicting a slow week for boxing which never happens

October 30, 2016 No Comments

How about that slugfest in Puerto Rico? On Saturday night in San Juan, Puerto Rico, first there was the hotly contested bout between Juan Manuel Lopez and Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. which ended with Lopez scoring an 11th-round knockout. Then, in overtime, came Lopez’s heated exchange with Vazquez’s trainer. It all took place at the Roberto Clemente Coliseum. […]

Olympic Boxing Update as of Monday, August 15

Olympic Boxing Update as of Monday, August 15

August 15, 2016 No Comments

On Sunday, August 14, the 19-year-old bantamweight Shakur Stevenson from the U.S. defeated Robenilson De Jesus of Brazil in the Round of 16 after earning a bye in the Round of 32. On Tuesday, August 16th, Stevenson will be facing fellow 19-year-old, 5’4” Tsenbaatar Erdenebat of Mongolia in the quarterfinals. Whichever boxer emerges goes on to fight […]

U.S. Men’s Boxing Team hits all time low, while women earn two medals

U.S. Men’s Boxing Team hits all time low, while women earn two medals

August 9, 2012 No Comments

While the rest of the U. S. athletes are shining bright and winning all sorts of medals at this year’s Olympics, it appears the U. S. Men’s Boxing Team should have stayed home and watched the competition on TV. The 2012 London Olympic Games marks the first time the once great men’s amateur program has […]

Dennis Warner’s Insync

We also have some of the photos to share that were taken at Friday’s weigh-in at the Four Points...

MMA & Muay Thai Fights schedule

MMA and Muay Thai schedules are updated on a regular basis with an emphasis given to events involving local...

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

February Date: Saturday, February 24, 2018 Weigh-ins: 10 a.m Location: Crest Event Center, 721 W. Main Street, El Centro,...

Pro Boxing Schedule

Above photo was taken on August 17, 1989, in San Diego, on the night Tony Deluca defeated Willy Salazar...

Not even March & already several contenders for Fight of the Year

Friday afternoon at the Salon Mezzanine in Tijuana, the Borizteca Boxing Management Group and the freelance production crew of...

Weigh-ins complete for the most anticipated bout of 2018: Ramos vs Beamon

It’s usually tough, almost impossible, to predict a great fight in the making, ala Arturo Gatti vs Micky Ward...