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Little bit of everything on ESPN’s 13 bout card at Pechanga

Little bit of everything on ESPN’s 13 bout card at Pechanga

December 12, 2014 No Comments

“Night of Champions” boxing show presented by Goossen Promotions, Thursday, December 11th Age old battle of which fighter gets the most credit Bout #7 featured a one-of-a-kind, Hummingbird-like, tag and move, 33 year-old, southpaw by the name of Tyson “Prince of Hali” Cave from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada going up against a no nonsense, meet me in […]

Discussion of Edwin Rodriguez’s 1st round TKO of Denis Grachev

Discussion of Edwin Rodriguez’s 1st round TKO of Denis Grachev

July 18, 2013 No Comments

Salle des etoiles, Monte Carlo, Monaco, July 13, 2013 Many of the pre-fight pundits were saying: “Denis Grachev doesn’t have a chance to beat Edwin “La Bomba” Rodriguez (23-0, 15 KOs).” They claimed, “Rodriguez is now the total package – both boxer and big puncher. Grachev’s in-your-face, straight ahead prodding will be his downfall.” Unfortunately, […]

Training like a champion has made Denis Grachev a recluse

Training like a champion has made Denis Grachev a recluse

June 15, 2013 No Comments

One of City Boxing’s coaches went missing several weeks ago. Word came that pro-boxer Denis “Drago’s Son” Grachev (13-1, 8 KOs) had gone North to Big Bear, CA to train at Abel Sanchez’s Summit Gym where a stable of fighters to include WBA and IBO middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin were on hand to help him prepare […]

Wonder Woman helps USA Boxing Team secure Gold

Wonder Woman helps USA Boxing Team secure Gold

May 30, 2013 No Comments

Sunday, May 19, at the 2013 Women’s Continental Championships in Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela, Team USA won eight gold medals in final round action which featured the top female athletes from North, Central and South America. Olympic bronze flyweight medalist Marlen Esparza (Houston, Texas) added another international medal to her list of accolades with a 20-11 decision win […]

After defeating Zsolt Erdei, Denis Grachev is headed to the finals

After defeating Zsolt Erdei, Denis Grachev is headed to the finals

March 30, 2013 No Comments

Monaco, March 30, 2013 Earlier tonight at the beautiful Salle d’ Etoile in Monaco, San Diego’s Denis Grachev (13-1-1, 9 KOs) of City Boxing in San Diego’s Downtown, defeated the former Light Heavyweight and Cruiserweight World Champion Zsolt Erdei (33-1-0, 18 KOs) to hand him his first career loss. In what was described as “the […]

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

September National PAL Boxing Tournament Date: Saturday, September 27-30 The House of Boxing Date: Saturday, September 30, 7 p.m....

Updated Pro Boxing Schedule

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

MMA & Muay Thai schedule

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

Boxing receives another Black Eye, which has become the norm

Excuse the simplistic headline in regards to the Gennady Golovkin vs Saul “Canelo” Alvarez Pay-per-View bout of Saturday, September...

La Gente’s La Batalla en Hidalgo, memorable for a lot of reasons 

In Saturday’s opening bout, the matchmaker had slotted two 8-year-olds and both had the same surname of Garcia. As...

Heavy hitters keep working on creating the perfect Boxing Gym

On Tuesday, September 5, 2017, boxing promoter Guillermo Mayen held a Grand Opening for his new Mayen Boxing Gym...