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Miguel Angel Garcia, Chris Arreola and other updates

Miguel Angel Garcia, Chris Arreola and other updates

January 19, 2013 No Comments

Saturday, January 19, 2013 Once again a member of the Garcia family, Miguel Angel “Mikey” Garcia, proves to the boxing world how tough the boxers are not only from his family but from the family’s gym in Oxnard, Ca. Eduardo Garcia, his father and trainer, is also the father and trainer of former Super Featherweight […]

Weigh-ins for local boxing shows on Saturday night*

Weigh-ins for local boxing shows on Saturday night*

September 7, 2012 No Comments

*three local boxers featured, two making their pro-debut.  Weights from Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, CA:  In the Main Event Ivan Morales (17-0-0, 12 KOs) of Tijuana, B. C., Mexico 115 pounds vs. Luis Maldonado (36-9-1, 27 KOs ) of Ocotian, Mexico 114.8 pounds.

WBC Super Flyweight Title on the line at Pechanga

WBC Super Flyweight Title on the line at Pechanga

September 4, 2012 No Comments

On Saturday, the WBC International Silver Super Flyweight title will be contested at the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, CA. The boxers fighting for the belt? Ivan “El Terrible II” Morales (17-0-0, 12 KOs) of Tijuana, B. C., Mexico, the youngest of the three Morales brothers versus the veteran Luis Maldonado (36-9-1, 27 KOs) […]

The ever popular Emilio Bojorquez goes down in defeat

The ever popular Emilio Bojorquez goes down in defeat

April 23, 2012 No Comments

As the boxers entered Round three, all was going as planned. One of San Diego/Tijuana’s favorite sons, Emilio Bojorquez (20-1-0, 14 KOs), was easily out-pointing Abner “Fresa” Lopez (5-1-0, 4 KOs) of Agua Prieta, Sonora, Mexico. As my colleague, Felipe Leon of Fight News put it, “He’s in his groove.” Then suddenly, to everyone’s amazement, […]

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: Saturday, December 2, 2017 The Arena Boxing Show Location: 3350 Sports Arena Blvd. #B, Point Loma, San Diego,...

Updated Pro Boxing Schedule

Photo (above) was taken on August 17, 1989, in San Diego, on the night Tony Deluca defeated Willy Salazar by...

Mario Ramirez and Dewayne Beamon headline Friday’s boxing show in Tijuana

Cornermen’s last bell, a tribute to Ferdie Pacheco and Rafael Garcia

Once again, ex-NFL kicker, sportscaster, writer, stand-up comic, ring announcer, et cetera, etc. Benny Ricardo has written a great article....

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