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Showtime’s bantamweight tournament starts Saturday

If there’s one boxing weight class in Southern California that’s always loaded with talent, that has to be the bantamweight division (115 to 122 pounds). Saturday evening, December 11, four of the world’s most talented bantamweights are set to participate in a winner takes all, two-stage, single-elimination tournament. It all begins with two semifinal bouts […]

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

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, […]

All the makings of a great fight: Gonzalez vs. Chatman

Wednesday evening, the workers at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Mission Valley were scurrying about setting up the more than 900 chairs and large 20′ by 20′ boxing ring for the much anticipated Coors Light Boxing Series Show to be held tomorrow night. With Lester “El Cubanito” Gonzalez (11-0-1, 6 KO’s) facing Chris “The Last […]

Pacquiao versus Margarito has everyone’s interest

November 13, 2010, Dallas Cowboys Stadium, Arlington, Texas is the site of what could well be the Fight of the Year. Some people are referring to the Manny Pacquiao vs. Antonio Margarito fight as: Good versus Evil, Big Man versus Little Man, Speed versus Power, and others recognize it as pride of country, Mexico versus […]

WBA World Champ Andre Ward to defend his title against Sakio Bika

If you’re a boxing fan and you’re in the San Leandro, Ca. area tomorrow, Tuesday, Nov. 9 at 11:30 a.m., you’re invited to the Press Conference to announce the Andre Ward versus Sakio Bika fight. The Press Conference, open to the all boxing fans, is at Ricky’s Sports Theatre & Grill at 15028 Hesperian Blvd. […]

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