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McGregor vs Mayweather, the show of shows

McGregor vs Mayweather, the show of shows

August 27, 2017 No Comments

Some people claimed it was just going to be a repeat of the Holly Holm destruction of Rhonda Rousey even though that fight, won by Holm, ended with a leg kick. Saturday’s highly anticipated meeting between MMA fighter, Conor McGregor and Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. was further proof that the two sports are as different […]

Three local gunslingers back in action: Johnson, McKinney & Van Soest

Three local gunslingers back in action: Johnson, McKinney & Van Soest

August 3, 2017 No Comments

What can you say about the 29-year-old, 5’9” Dashon Johnson (Boxing 22-21-3, 7 KOs, MMA 9-2, 5 KOs) from Escondido, other than it’s like this local phenom is following a movie script, a bigger-than-life, ready for the silver screen storyline, that will have viewers on the edge of their seats. Johnson recently wrote: “God is so […]

On Friday, February 24th, we had choices: live boxing at Pechanga or Tijuana or watch at home

On Friday, February 24th, we had choices: live boxing at Pechanga or Tijuana or watch at home

February 24, 2017 No Comments

On Friday evening, February 24th, local boxing fans had a plethora of choices. They could have headed north for 61 miles to the Pechanga Resort & Casino to see a live Boxing show promoted by Showtime Championship Boxing and boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr. or they could have simply sat at home and waited to […]

Local Boxing & MMA updates on Valentine’s Day
USA Olympic Boxing update, Tuesday, August 16, more controversy

USA Olympic Boxing update, Tuesday, August 16, more controversy

August 16, 2016 No Comments

Rewind: It’s Tuesday, late morning and you’re 19-year-old Shakur Stevenson, a USA Team boxer from Newark, New Jersey, getting ready to step into the ring first at the Riocentro Pavilion 6. But what’s that you see, the great Floyd Mayweather, Jr. is in the audience and he’s cheering for you?

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MMA & Muay Thai 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

October   Date: October 21st Calexico Boxing Academy Where: Crummett Park, Calexico, Calif. Date: October 28 Date: Saturday, November 4...

Updated Pro Boxing Schedule

(Photo above honors three legendary boxing figures, (l to r) referee Pat Russell, boxer Tony “Bazooka” Deluca and trainer...

Boxing news from the Oct. 13th thru Oct. 15th weekend

How long before we get to see Tony Yoka vs Deontay Wilder?  In Paris, France: The 25-year-old, 240 lbs., 6’7″ tall,...

Bound Boxing Academy registers another crowd pleaser

On Friday evening, the Bound Boxing Academy on Palomar Street in Chula Vista hosted another intriguing line-up of USA Amateur...

Title of Saturday’s Muaythai show says a lot: The Proving Ground

On Saturday evening, September 23rd, 2017, Dennis Warner & In Sync Productions return to the Four Points By Sheraton...