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Boxing receives another Black Eye, which has become the norm

Boxing receives another Black Eye, which has become the norm

September 17, 2017 No Comments

Excuse the simplistic headline in regards to the Gennady Golovkin vs Saul “Canelo” Alvarez Pay-per-View bout of Saturday, September 16th. Nowadays, it’s more likely you’ll see one of those oh-my-gosh, fake headlines, than the real truth. Truth is – the headline from Saturday’s Main Event at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas should read: Boxing […]

Getting you caught up on the latest & greatest in the fighting sports

Getting you caught up on the latest & greatest in the fighting sports

May 4, 2017 No Comments

Friday, May 19, 2017 Once again we have the undefeated, 25-year-old welterweight Giovanni “Gallo de Oro” Santillan (21-0, 11 KOs) in the Main Event of another Thompson Boxing Promotions Show at the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif. In his sixth year as a professional boxer, Santillan, a boxing/fitness instructor at the Art of Eight Fitness and Training Center here in […]

What the Hell is Wrong with Amir Kahn? by Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci

What the Hell is Wrong with Amir Kahn? by Vinny “Glory Days” Lucci

January 26, 2017 No Comments

Every once in awhile it’s good form to recognize your peers for their ability to write an outstanding article. Mr. Vinny Lucci has a flare for using gripping, memorable phrases to peek your interest from sentence one right through to the end of his articles. On January 26, 2017, Mr. Lucci hit another one out of […]

Sitting close, you could hear the glass shatter as Canelo dropped Khan in round six

Sitting close, you could hear the glass shatter as Canelo dropped Khan in round six

May 7, 2016 No Comments

So what did we witness on Saturday night? Early on in the fight, we saw Amir “King” Khan circling about the larger man, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, as if he were a bee hive. Then, every so often, gingerly at first, the circling Khan would dart in and out to deliver a one, two or even […]

Gennady Golovkin, Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez, Kenia Enriquez all winners Saturday at The Forum

Gennady Golovkin, Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez, Kenia Enriquez all winners Saturday at The Forum

April 23, 2016 No Comments

With his second round knockout of the previously unbeaten IBF mandatory challenger, 26 year-old Dominic Wade (18-1, 12 KOs) from Largo, Maryland, on Saturday night at the Forum in Inglewood, California, the 34 year-old Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (35-0, 32 KOs) retains his WBA, IBF, IBO and interim WBC World Middleweight titles.

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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....

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100 plus attend Raphael Ramirez’s pre-fight workout

On Monday afternoon, at the Victory MMA Gym on Midway Drive in Point Loma, close to 100 people, 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...

Updated Pro Boxing Schedule

Photo (above) was taken on August 17, 1989, in San Diego, on the night Tony Deluca defeated Willy Salazar by...