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Hard to believe, it’s been a year since tragic loss of Pablo Armenta

Hard to believe, it’s been a year since tragic loss of Pablo Armenta

August 27, 2014 2 Comments

Pablo “Bronco” Armenta, 11-18-89 to 8-28-2013 Mark Twain: “Unconsciously we all have a standard by which we measure other men, and if we examine closely, we find this standard is a very simple one, and that is: we admire them, we envy them, for great qualities we ourselves lack.” These are the people doing things which […]

Hotly contested Flores vs Castro, Armenta vs Aguirre bouts

Hotly contested Flores vs Castro, Armenta vs Aguirre bouts

July 17, 2013 No Comments

July 17, 2013, Salon Las Pulgas On Wednesday evening it was Mayen Promotions returning to their favorite, local venue for another exciting boxing show.

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, […]

Next Tijuana Boxing Show to feature Ivan Morales

Next Tijuana Boxing Show to feature Ivan Morales

April 18, 2012 No Comments

Erik “Terrible” Morales’ Box Latino returns to the Auditorio de Tijuana on Monday, April 23, with a boxing card featuring undefeated southpaw Ivan “Niño Maravilla” Morales (16-0-0, 11 KOs) who just happens to be the baby brother of Erik and Diego Morales. His opponent will be Edgar “Destroyer” Martinez (9-5-0, 5 KOs) of Anahuac, Chihuahua, […]

For the boxing junkie, Tijuana on Thursday, Tucson on Friday, Houston on Saturday

For the boxing junkie, Tijuana on Thursday, Tucson on Friday, Houston on Saturday

March 22, 2012 No Comments

To show your support of local boxers and take care of your regular idée fixe, obsession with watching live boxing, we want you to drive 25 minutes south to Tijuana, Mexico tonight to see Pablo Armenta get his eighth victory. In the morning get on a commuter flight to Tucson, Arizona so you can see the […]

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