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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, […]

The lighter side of boxing

The lighter side of boxing

December 1, 2010 No Comments

A boxer was taking a terrific beating. When the bell rang to end the round, he staggered back to his corner. After asking for advice, his trainer told him, “Let him hit you with his left for a while, your face is crooked.” A manager yelled to his boxer to stay down until eight. The boxer […]

USA Amateur Boxing’s updated schedule for San Diego & Imperial Counties

February Date: Saturday, February 24, 2018 Weigh-ins: 10 a.m Location: Crest Event Center, 721 W. Main Street, El Centro,...

MMA & Muay Thai Fights schedule

MMA and Muay Thai schedules are updated on a regular basis with an emphasis given to events involving local...

Pro Boxing Schedule

Above photo was taken on August 17, 1989, in San Diego, on the night Tony Deluca defeated Willy Salazar...

Not even March & already several contenders for Fight of the Year

Friday afternoon at the Salon Mezzanine in Tijuana, the Borizteca Boxing Management Group and the freelance production crew of...

Weigh-ins complete for the most anticipated bout of 2018: Ramos vs Beamon

Usually, it’s tough, almost impossible to predict a great fight in the making, ala Arturo Gatti vs Micky Ward...

Dewayne Beamon shaking things up in the Super Flyweight Division

Before leaving the East Coast, boxing standout Dewayne Beamon made certain he had cleaned house of all prospective competitors in his...