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Yes, there were other boxing matches this weekend

Yes, there were other boxing matches this weekend

August 29, 2017 No Comments

  Roberto Meza loses for the first time  In a battle of unbeaten junior lightweights, it was Chicago’s Giovanni Cabrera (9-0, 2 KOs) keeping his undefeated record intact with a unanimous decision victory over one of our local favorites Roberto “Ram” Meza (8-1, 4 KOs) from right here in Temecula, Calif. Throughout their six-round bout, Cabrera showed solid boxing skills […]

Three local gunslingers back in action: Johnson, McKinney & Van Soest

Three local gunslingers back in action: Johnson, McKinney & Van Soest

August 3, 2017 No Comments

What can you say about the 29-year-old, 5’9” Dashon Johnson (Boxing 22-21-3, 7 KOs, MMA 9-2, 5 KOs) from Escondido, other than it’s like this local phenom is following a movie script, a bigger-than-life, ready for the silver screen storyline, that will have viewers on the edge of their seats. Johnson recently wrote: “God is so […]

Matt McKinney claims Pacquiao vs. Mayweather fight is a done deal

Matt McKinney claims Pacquiao vs. Mayweather fight is a done deal

January 29, 2015 No Comments

On Wednesday, San Diego heavyweight boxer Matt McKinney made the following statement: “The Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight WILL be announced at the Super Bowl to the projected billion spectators world wide.” At first you had to wonder how he could be so sure of himself. Then you learn McKinney had specialized in […]

Updates on Tijuana Boxing Commission, Promoters & the Box Rec impasse

Ongoing dispute between the Boxing Promoters of Tijuana versus Box Rec and the WBC The question being proposed to...

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...

Bout of the Night, Valdovinos vs Castaneda, at the latest Borizteca Boxing show

On Friday evening at the Salon Mezzanine Hall in Tijuana, unquestionably the Bout of the Night on the 13-bout Borizteca...

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