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Mayweather vs Maidana II, highlights and low points

Mayweather vs Maidana II, highlights and low points

September 14, 2014 No Comments

Surprise, surprise, on Saturday night, Floyd Mayweather Jr. (47-0, 26 KOs) successfully defended his WBC and WBA Welterweight and WBC Super Welterweight World Championships with a 12 round unanimous decision victory in his rematch with Argentine brawler Marcos Rene “El Chino” Maidana (35-5, 31 KOs) in front of 16,144 fans at the MGM Grand Garden Arena […]

Josesito Lopez: “Poor, skinny Mexican from Riverside did it!”

Josesito Lopez: “Poor, skinny Mexican from Riverside did it!”

June 23, 2012 No Comments

Josesito Lopez, surrounded by his supporters, has one arm raised by his promoter Ken Thompson (L), the other by referee Jack Reiss after defeating Victor “Vicious” Ortiz during their 12-round bout for the vacant WBC Silver Welterweight Title at the Staples Center on June 23, 2012 in Los Angeles, CA. Photo: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Staples […]

Victor Ortiz/Josesito Lopez press conference and weigh-in

Victor Ortiz/Josesito Lopez press conference and weigh-in

June 22, 2012 No Comments

Los Angeles, CA (June 21, 2012)  On Thursday afternoon, the Ortiz/Lopez press conference took place at the Staples Center. With much at stake, the former World Champion Victor Ortiz (29-3-2, 22 KO’s), of Ventura, CA, will be taking on former NABF Champion Josesito Lopez (29-4, 17 KO’s), of Riverside, CA, for the vacant WBC Silver […]

Co-feature on Ortiz vs Lopez fight card has Humberto Soto going for his 60th win

Co-feature on Ortiz vs Lopez fight card has Humberto Soto going for his 60th win

June 20, 2012 No Comments

  Former three-time World Champion Humberto “La Zorrita” (The Crafty Little Fox) Soto is out to join a rare breed when he goes for win number 60 against the ever dangerous and hard-hitting Lucas Martin Matthysse in a battle of world-ranked super lightweights in the co-feature, Saturday, June 23 live on Showtime Championship Boxing (9 p.m. […]

Serious and not so serious boxing news from the weekend

Updated Pro Boxing Schedule

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MMA & Muay Thai Fights schedule

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

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Cris Cyborg defeats the game Holly Holm

On Saturday, December 30, 2017, amongst all the exciting College Football Bowl games, Holly Holm (11-4 MMA, 4-4 UFC) came...

It’s near impossible to beat John Molina Jr. on his wife’s birthday

In how many of John Molina Jr’s do or die fights, have we seen him rising up from the canvas?...