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Boxing news from the Oct. 13th thru Oct. 15th weekend

Boxing news from the Oct. 13th thru Oct. 15th weekend

October 14, 2017 No Comments

How long before we get to see Tony Yoka vs Deontay Wilder?  In Paris, France: The 25-year-old, 240 lbs., 6’7″ tall, 82″ reach Frenchman, Tony “La Conquête” Yoka, has certainly gained a large following after winning that Gold Medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil. Yoka defeated all comers to win the Gold Medal in the super heavyweight […]

Could the Kiwi Parker become the next World Heavyweight Champ?

Could the Kiwi Parker become the next World Heavyweight Champ?

February 23, 2015 No Comments

Another “Letter from Benny” comes our way, Monday, February 23, 2015. Off and on, Benny Ricardo, the CBS broadcaster, standup comic, burnt-out NFL field goal kicker and writer has often been a contributor to SportofBoxing.com offering his insights into the world of boxing, the sweet science. Ricardo: “If you will recall, on July 5, 2012 […]

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...

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....