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The Mayweather vs Maidana glove controversy, the untrustibles

The Mayweather vs Maidana glove controversy, the untrustibles

May 2, 2014 No Comments

Once again there’s a wild and wooly controversy involving the Robert Garcia camp as they maneuvered to have these 8 ounce MX Everlast gloves used in Saturday’s Championship fight. The gloves, according to the Floyd Mayweather Jr. camp, have far less padding than usual and especially far less protection around the knuckles. One pair of […]

“Goof kicks old guy with Parkinsons” so says Wayne Dozer

“Goof kicks old guy with Parkinsons” so says Wayne Dozer

November 20, 2013 No Comments

Tuesday, November 19, 2013 It was training as usual on Tuesday for the lead up to Saturday’s Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao (54-5-2, 38 KOs) versus Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios (31-1-1, 23 KOs) fight in Macau, China. Then around 11:20 a.m. some shenanigans took place at the neutral training facility procured by Top Rank Inc., an eight […]

Antonio Margarito announces his retirement

Antonio Margarito announces his retirement

June 7, 2012 No Comments

At noon today, boxer Antonio Margarito announced his retirement on Facebook. Dear Family and Friends, After twenty-two years of full dedication to the profession I love, I have made the decision to announce my retirement from boxing. After much thought and extended conversations with my family and team, we have all agreed that the time […]

Letter from Benny concerning Kelly Pavlik reclamation project

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....

Friends and acquaintances who remind us of someone famous