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WBC announces new, year-round, unannounced random drug testing

WBC announces new, year-round, unannounced random drug testing

May 6, 2016 No Comments

Today, May 6, 2016, the World Boxing Council (WBC) in association with the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association (VADA) proudly announced the formal launching of their Clean Boxing Program (CBP). Under the CBP, the top fifteen WBC-rated boxers in each weight class will be subject to random, year-round unannounced testing for performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) and other […]

After tonight, who will be wearing the WBC Female World Heavyweight crown?

After tonight, who will be wearing the WBC Female World Heavyweight crown?

March 18, 2016 No Comments

Everything is set for the Oasis Hotel Complex in Cancun, Quintana Roo to host the first WBC Female Heavyweight title bout; a historic moment with the Mexican-American champion 5’9”, 46 year-old Martha “Shadow” Salazar (13-4, 3 KOs) of San Francisco, Calif. defending her title against 28 year-old, 5’11” Alejandra “Tigre” Jiménez (5-0, 4 KOs) of Mexico […]

Female boxers from all over the planet arrive Wednesday for the WBC Convention

Female boxers from all over the planet arrive Wednesday for the WBC Convention

January 25, 2016 No Comments

The World Boxing Council’s Second Female Convention is this week and it’s going to be big. Not as big as San Diego’s Comic-Con, but surely as important. World champions, promoters, managers, commissioners and the media have eagerly confirmed their attendance at this year’s event, which will take place from Wednesday, January 27 through Saturday evening, January […]

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...