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Drama Queen’s lament: San Diego is without a Boxing Promoter

Drama Queen’s lament: San Diego is without a Boxing Promoter

April 16, 2015 No Comments

Are we a boxing town or what? The other week Hall of Fame Boxing Promoter Bobby D Presents announced he would no longer be putting on shows locally. The Del Mar Fairgrounds group of Paco Presents etc. has become more and more sporadic. Some people believe it’s so easy to be a boxing promoter and make tons […]

Cost analysis: stay put or travel back East for two outstanding shows

Cost analysis: stay put or travel back East for two outstanding shows

April 7, 2015 No Comments

You receive the following text message from your travel agent. It’s marked “URGENT”: “Let me know if you still want me to book your travel arrangements to Brooklyn  – round trip from San Diego, hotel room, food, rental car, and the two ringside seats,

The Sport of Boxing appears to be doing just fine

The Sport of Boxing appears to be doing just fine

April 27, 2013 No Comments

On Saturday, April 27, 2013, the many Cable TV and Satellite companies from around the world were busy adjusting their dishes to broadcast or retrieve the host of boxing shows being streamed live around the world. For what some have called a struggling sport, there were multi-millions of viewers tuned-in Saturday evening to watch the […]

Brand spanking new Barclays Center hosts  the Garcia vs Morales fight

Brand spanking new Barclays Center hosts the Garcia vs Morales fight

October 20, 2012 No Comments

On Saturday evening, October 20, 2012, the defending WBC/WBA super lightweight champion Danny Garcia (25-0, 16 KOs) of Philadelphia scored a fourth round KO victory over the Mexican ring legend Erik Morales (52-9, 36 KOs) at Brooklyn New York’s brand spanking new indoor showplace, the Barclays Center. And yes, this date should also mark the […]

All eyes will be on the World Championship Quadruple-header on Saturday

All eyes will be on the World Championship Quadruple-header on Saturday

October 16, 2012 No Comments

New York (October 16, 2012) – The eight featured fighters who will compete in Saturday’s highly anticipated boxing show at the new Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., are now being showcased to the media. Today, six of the eight were seen working out at the Crunch Gym Lafayette in New York City and Tom Casino of […]

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MMA & Muay Thai Fights schedule

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

Updated Pro Boxing Schedule

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Updates on Tijuana Boxing Commission, Promoters & the Box Rec impasse

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Bout of the Night, Valdovinos vs Castaneda, at the latest Borizteca Boxing show

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