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The very likable Angelo Dundee is remembered

The very likable Angelo Dundee is remembered

February 2, 2012 No Comments

I like most only watched the man on TV. It seemed he was always affable with a broad smile. I thought it would be best to read what his colleagues had to say. Since he lived in Miami, that seemed the best place to start.

The City of Brotherly Love pays tribute to Joe Frazier

The City of Brotherly Love pays tribute to Joe Frazier

November 14, 2011 No Comments

One of the Philadelphia’s fiercest competitors, Joe Frazier, who spent a lifetime playing second fiddle to his arch nemesis, Muhammad Ali, died November 7, 2011. He was 67.

Tribute to Smokin’ Joe Frazier

Tribute to Smokin’ Joe Frazier

November 7, 2011 No Comments

One of the greatest boxers of all time, Smokin’ Joe Frazier, has left us. The son of a South Carolina sharecropper was born January 12, 1944 in Beaufort, South Carolina.

The lighter side of boxing

The lighter side of boxing

December 1, 2010 No Comments

A boxer was taking a terrific beating. When the bell rang to end the round, he staggered back to his corner. After asking for advice, his trainer told him, “Let him hit you with his left for a while, your face is crooked.” A manager yelled to his boxer to stay down until eight. The boxer […]

Update on Tijuana Boxing Commission, Promoters & Box Rec situation

The question being proposed to the owners of Box Rec: “Do you really want to jeopardize all your years...

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....