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On the horizon, Tijuana to host 2nd Annual WBC Female Convention

On the horizon, Tijuana to host 2nd Annual WBC Female Convention

December 29, 2015 No Comments

The World Boxing Council’s Second Female World Convention is set to take place January 27 to 30, 2016 at the Grand Hotel Tijuana in Tijuana, B. C., Mexico. Once again, it will be a gathering of many of the female world champions, well known promoters, managers, ring officials, commissioners and of course members of the […]

World Champ Baars looking forward to Cris “Cyborg” fight

World Champ Baars looking forward to Cris “Cyborg” fight

March 25, 2014 No Comments

From Frank Curreri of Lion Fight Promotions Muay Thai comes the following insightful interview with World Champ Jorina “Jo-Jo” Baars who says she’s excited about the upcoming Cris “Cyborg” Justino fight. Baars has paid an unexpected price for her 35-0-3 pro record and two world championships: It’s become ridiculously difficult for the Netherlands Muay Thai/kickboxing star to […]

UFC adds Carmouche vs Tate to their July show

UFC adds Carmouche vs Tate to their July show

April 24, 2013 No Comments

San Diego’s Liz Carmouche, who recently fought Roudy Ronda Rousey in the UFC’s first-ever women’s MMA bout – is now scheduled to face Miesha Tate on Fox 8’s main card of July 27. On Wednesday, the UFC officially announced the fight which was first rumored on UFC Tonight on Tuesday evening.

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....