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Alfonso Gomez, one of The Contenders, Season 1 headliners still active, still winning

Alfonso Gomez, one of The Contenders, Season 1 headliners still active, still winning

July 19, 2014 No Comments

Under the topic of, “When is it time to hang up the gloves?” On July 9, 2014, there was a very interesting bout between 33 year-old Alfonso Gomez (23-6-2, 12 KOs) from Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico and 29 year-old Ed Paredes (35-3-1, 23 KOs) of Hollywood, Florida at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, […]

Hector Camacho’s life was so chaotic it almost defies description

Hector Camacho’s life was so chaotic it almost defies description

November 25, 2012 No Comments

On Saturday, November 24, 2012, at the Central Medical Administration Building in Puerto Rico, the doctors attending Hector Camacho removed him from life support after receiving the okay from his family. The former boxing champion never regained consciousness after at least one gunman crept up to his friend’s car in a darkened parking lot and […]

Opinion: Officials forced to give Craig McEwan the nod over Danny Perez

July 25, 2010 No Comments

Friday evening at the Pechanga Resort and Casino, Sugar Ray Leonard was among the capacity crowd that witnessed what it’s like for a boxer like Danny Perez (34-8, 17 KO’s) to lose by majority decision when you were clearly the more effective boxer. All Leonard or anybody had to do was look up at the battered […]

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Latest Boxing news out of San Diego

July 31, 2009 No Comments

Friday, July 31, 2009, area boxers were competing at the beautiful Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula. The Fight Card, presented by Gary Shaw Productions and Ringside Ticket, Inc. in conjunction with Showtime’s Showbox: the New Generation, had several familiar faces on hand.  Antonio Tarver, the former light-heavyweight champ and only boxer to twice defeat future […]

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Update on Tijuana Boxing Commission, Promoters & Box Rec situation

The question being proposed to the owners of Box Rec: “Do you really want to jeopardize all your years...

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....