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Chris Arreola, San Diego’s honored guest

Chris Arreola, San Diego’s honored guest

April 24, 2014 No Comments

On Friday, April 18, pro boxer Chris Arreola’s wife Erin and daughter Danae made their weekly 100 mile trek from Riverside, CA to San Diego for a visit with their hero and enjoy some local sightseeing. This was their third visit and up to this point, they had already covered La Jolla and it’s cove, Pacific Beach, […]

The awful truth: Boxing news sounding more and more like the garbage on Entertainment Tonight

The awful truth: Boxing news sounding more and more like the garbage on Entertainment Tonight

February 19, 2012 No Comments

Xtra! Xtra! Rumors of Oprah tipping the scales, plus, Lindsay Lohan gets out. We’ve got the latest pics!”

Spreading the word: Shannon Briggs fighting back in court

January 26, 2011 No Comments

Mike Marley, a New York lawyer, fellow boxing writer, former Marketing Director at Sycuan Casino here in San Diego, and now consulting lawyer for Shannon Briggs, sent me his filing papers from New York regarding the former two-time world heavyweight champion Shannon Briggs. Marley states, that Briggs, who spent 12 days in a German hospital […]

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Heavyweight World Rankings 201 lbs. & up

Heavyweight World Rankings 201 lbs. & up

December 29, 2010 No Comments

The Champ: Wladimir Klitschko (55-3-0, 49 KOs) In his last five title defenses, his opponents failed to go the distance. Four days before he was scheduled to make his last defense (his 10th) against England’s Dereck Chisora (14-0) on December 11, Klitschko tore an abdominal muscle during a workout forcing him to cancel the match. Now, […]

Joey Abell looking to put Chris Arreola’s title hopes on “Ice”

December 2, 2010 No Comments

Not too long ago, Cristobal Arreola had 27 pro fights and 27 victories and was ranked as the #1 contender and arguably the most popular and exciting heavyweight to come along since Iron Mike Tyson. However, those jaunty thoughts evaporated after his title shot loss to Vitali Klitschko. Our local hero, a resident of Escondido, […]

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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....

Friends and acquaintances who remind us of someone famous

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...