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Burgos robbed and nothing can be done about it

Burgos robbed and nothing can be done about it

February 8, 2013 No Comments

Gentleman till the end – Juan Carlos Burgos didn’t go ranting and raving after he was clearly robbed in the latest boxing fiasco and it’s good to see that his promoter, Thompson Promotions, is still making an effort to keep the pressure on the World Boxing Organization regarding the controversial draw decision in the Burgos […]

With such prominent fighters, the comparisons were inevitable

With such prominent fighters, the comparisons were inevitable

October 13, 2012 No Comments

Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire (30-1-0, 19 KOs) now has a record of 9-0 (6 KOs) against former or current world titlists. After defeating Noshiaki Toshiaki on Saturday evening, he has now gone 11 years, seven months and three days since that one, lone defeat. On Saturday night, the Brandon Rios (30-0-1, 22 KOs) versus […]

Martinez proved a good Middleweight can indeed defeat a good Cruiserweight

Martinez proved a good Middleweight can indeed defeat a good Cruiserweight

September 15, 2012 2 Comments

For 11 rounds, Sergio Martinez (50-2-2, 28 KOs) gave previously unbeaten WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (46-1-1, 32 KOs) a boxing lesson. The light middleweight who currently resides in Oxnard, CA, weighed in the range of 155 to 160 pounds. His strategy involved circling to the right of the bigger man, moving away from […]

Storm of controversy after the Kirkland/Molina fight

Storm of controversy after the Kirkland/Molina fight

March 24, 2012 No Comments

On the undercard of Saturday’s Morales/Garcia bout at the Reliant Arena in Houston, Texas was the light middleweight bout between southpaw James “Mandingo Warrior” Kirkland of Austin, Texas and Carlos “King” Molina of Chicago, Illinois by way of Patzcuaro, Michoacán de Ocampo, Mexico. During this match, two very controversial things occurred. 

Weekend fights satisfy the Good guy vs Bad guy theme

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...