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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 […]

Updated Pro Boxing Schedule

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

Ottley loses to top prospect Bohachuk at the OC Fairgrounds

Morales, Klitschko, Wright headed to the Hall of Fame

On December 5, 2017, the International Boxing Hall of Fame and Museum at 1 Hall of Fame Drive in...

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

December Date: December 5-9, 2017 Date: Friday, December 15, 2017   Standard requirements for boxing gyms hosting a sanctioned USA...

Tijuana Boxing Commission, Promoters & Box Rec from impasse to solution

Resolution of problems between Tijuana Boxing Promoters and Box Rec  The original question posed to Box Rec who had refused to...