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Boxing receives another Black Eye, which has become the norm

Boxing receives another Black Eye, which has become the norm

September 17, 2017 No Comments

Excuse the simplistic headline in regards to the Gennady Golovkin vs Saul “Canelo” Alvarez Pay-per-View bout of Saturday, September 16th. Nowadays, it’s more likely you’ll see one of those oh-my-gosh, fake headlines, than the real truth. Truth is – the headline from Saturday’s Main Event at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas should read: Boxing […]

Sitting close, you could hear the glass shatter as Canelo dropped Khan in round six

Sitting close, you could hear the glass shatter as Canelo dropped Khan in round six

May 7, 2016 No Comments

So what did we witness on Saturday night? Early on in the fight, we saw Amir “King” Khan circling about the larger man, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, as if he were a bee hive. Then, every so often, gingerly at first, the circling Khan would dart in and out to deliver a one, two or even […]

Female Boxing: Quintana vs Enriquez & the revolution ahead

Female Boxing: Quintana vs Enriquez & the revolution ahead

March 10, 2016 No Comments

On April 23, 2016, boxing Superstar and undefeated unified World Middleweight Champion Gennady Golovkin (34-0, 31 KOs) will defend his titles at the Forum in Los Angeles against undefeated mandatory challenger Dominic Wade (18-0, 12 KOs) in the Main Event and then you have the consensus #1 Pound for Pound fighter in the world and WBC […]

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 […]

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,...

MMA & Muay Thai Fights schedule

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

Pro Boxing Schedule

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

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

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

Dewayne Beamon shaking things up in the Super Flyweight Division

Before leaving the East Coast, boxing standout Dewayne Beamon made certain he had cleaned house of all prospective competitors in his...

Thursday evening’s Jibaro Boxing Promotions’ show ends early

That would be, it ends early… in the morning, Friday, February 9th. On average, a boxing show with 16...