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Posted On April 18, 2017By ronatringsideIn bites

Huerta gets KO win over Delgado at sold out LA Fight Club

From: Golden Boy Promotions Photo: Lina Baker/ See You Ringside Photography LOS ANGELES (April 14, 2017) Charles Huerta (19-5, 12 KOs) obtained the knock out victory in LA FIGHT CLUB’s sold out event going head to head with South Central’s Ivan “Striker” Delgado (11-1-1, 4 KOs) in the main event at the Belasco Theater that was televised live nationally on Estrella TV’s Boxeo Estelar. The action was hot, both fighters feeling the urgency to get the win. Delgado went down at the beginning of the third round after being onRead More
From: Matt Yanofsky/Knockout Publicity   New York, NY (April 3, 2017) – Retired professional boxer, present-day motivational speaker and United States Army Public Affairs Reserve Officer, Capt. Boyd Melson will be a keynote speaker at the 2017 Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) State Leadership ConferenceApril 5-7 in Rochester, NY at the Riverside Convention Center. A former WBC-USNBC boxing champion at 154 pounds, Melson helped raise more than $400,000 for Spinal Cord Injury research and other causes between his fight purses and charity galas. In March, the 2003 West PointRead More
From: Marc Abrams/Banner Promotions NEW YORK (March 31, 2017) – Undefeated junior middleweight, Justin Hurd has been added to the non-televised undercard on Friday night, April 14th at MGM National Harbor in National Harbor, Maryland, just outside of Washington, D.C. The ShoBox: The New Generation tripleheader will feature undefeated former Russian amateur standout Dmitry Bivol (9-0, 7 KOs, 2-0 WSB) defending his interim WBA Light Heavyweight Title against Samuel Clarkson (19-3, 12 KOs) in the main event and a matchup of undefeated welterweights in the co-feature, Juan Ruiz (18-0, 11Read More
From: Emily Pandelakis MAIN EVENT 6 Rounds – Welterweight Jaron “Boots” Ennis (147.2) vs. James Winchester (147.2) 6 Rounds – Super Bantamweight Manny “Major Pain” Folly (122) vs. Luis Hinijosa (126.2) 4 Rounds – Super Welterweight Darren Goodall (168.3) vs. Juan Zapata (168.7) 4 Rounds – Super Lightweight Brandun Lee (143.3) vs. Seth Basler (143.3) 4 Rounds – Lightweight Joshua Jones (136.4) vs. Dustin Arnold (135) Tickets start at $40, and are available at   Doors open at 6:00 p.m. on fight night. First bell is at 7:00 p.mRead More

Posted On March 30, 2017By ronatringsideIn bites

Services for Walt Hoskins announced

The Services for Walt Hoskins will be held on Wednesday, April 5th, at the Advantage Crystal Rose Funeral Home at 11 am. Advantage Crystal Funeral Home is located at 9155 W. Van Buran St., Tolleson, AZ 85253.  623-936-3637Read More
From: Golden Boy Promotions DENVER – March 29, 2017 – Cinemas across the U.S. will play host to a Cinco de Mayo weekend mega-fight with a pulse-pounding live broadcast event featuring two of Mexico’s finest boxers: “Canelo Álvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr.” in a historic showdown that will rival the biggest fights in Mexico’s rich boxing history. Two-division world champion Canelo Álvarez (48-1-1, 34 KOs) will square off against former WBC World Middleweight Champion Julio César Chávez, Jr. (50-2-1, 32 KOs) in a 12-round battle. Presented by Fathom Events,Read More

Posted On March 29, 2017By ronatringsideIn bites

Golden Boy on ESPN: Orozco vs. Gibson fight week schedule

From: Golden Boy Promotions FRIDAY, MARCH 31 2:00 p.m. GOLDEN BOY BOXING ON ESPN WEIGH-IN BEGINS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! Location: Rose. Rabbit. Lie, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas (2nd Floor of Chelsea Tower) 3708 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109 Parking: Valet and self-parking available 2:00 p.m. – Weigh-In Begins – LIVE Watch *This is a live event please arrive promptly* SATURDAY, APRIL 1 4:00 p.m. THE CHELSEA DOORS OPEN Location: The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas (3rd Floor of Chelsea Tower) 3708 S Las Vegas Blvd,Read More
From: Golden Boy Promotions LOS ANGELES (March 21, 2017) – The long awaited debut of Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN is nearly here. On Thursday, March 23, Irish middleweight contender Jason “El Animal” Quigley (12-0, 10 KOs) will showcase his skills against the hard-punching Glen “Jersey Boy” Tapia (23-3, 15 KOs) in a 10-round main event battle for the vacant NABF middleweight title. In the co-main event, Coachella’s Randy “El Matador” Caballero (23-0, 14 KOs) will campaign to become a two-division world champion as he combats for the NABF superRead More

Posted On March 21, 2017By ronatringsideIn bites

Quigley vs. Tapia fight week schedule

From: Golden Boy Promotions WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22 1:00 p.m. GOLDEN BOY BOXING ON ESPN WEIGH-IN BEGINS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! Location: Fantasy Springs Resort Casino – LIT Ultra Lounge, 84-245 Indio Springs Drive; Indio, CA 92203 Parking: Valet and self-parking available 12:30 p.m. – Doors Open 1:00 p.m. – Weigh-In Begins – LIVE Watch and WatchESPN App *This is a live event please arrive promptly* THURSDAY, MARCH 23 4:00 p.m. FANTASY SPRINGS RESORT CASINO SPECIAL EVENTS CENTER DOORS OPEN & FIRST FIGHT BEGINS Location: Fantasy Springs Resort Casino –Read More

Posted On March 19, 2017By ronatringsideIn bites

Griego defeats Martino by UD in exciting fisticuffs battle

By: Ron Valderrama/ Photo: Courtesy Victory Boxing Matthew Griego (7-0) defeated a tough David Martino (2-1) by unanimous decision last night in a  6-round super flyweight fisticuffs battle. The featured main event bout was presented by Victory Boxing Promotions at the Kiva Auditorium in Albuquerque and streamed live by Victory Boxing’s, Emily Pandelakis.  The bout was toe-to-toe action from the first bell, Griego worked behind a solid jab as the crafty Martino moved forward to battle Griego. Both fighters traded blows on each other and proved they had solid chins.Read More