11 Dec 2019

DAY THREE OLYMPIC TRIALS RESULTS – MORE SHAKE UPS AT CRUISERWEIGHT

The following are the results from the third day of the Olympic Trials on Wednesday, December 11th, 2019, from Lake Charles, La. 114 Men’s Anthony Herrera received a walkover against Anthony Olascuaga and Abraham Perez defeated Roscoe Hill. Herrera will face Perez on Friday with the winner advancing to the

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12 Oct 2019

USA Boxing Eastern Qualifier 2019 Scouting Report

The Standouts Javier Martinez, Milwaukee, Wi, 175 lbs. Moving up in weight after already qualifying for the Olympic Trials at middleweight, Martinez won the tournament in his second division. Martinez impressed me and made the top of the list since he was able to adjust his style to fight against

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25 Aug 2019

Willie Shaw Jr., Vic Pasillas win in San Mateo, Ca

Super lightweight Willie Shaw of San Francisco, Ca, got redemption for his lone-career loss defeating Jose Maruffo in an eight-round bout from the San Mateo Convention Center in San Mateo, Ca. Maruffo started strong, but Shaw was able to calm the storm and fight at distance in the latter half

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02 Aug 2019

Oshae Jones brings home gold at Pan-Am Games, a slew medal

Only one member of U.S.A. Boxing is coming home with gold at that is Oshae Jones, the first-ever women’s welterweight Pan-American gold medalist, as she defeated Myriam DaSilva of Canada with all five judges being in agreement in the 2019 Pan-American Games taking place in Lima, Peru. Jones now becomes

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28 Jul 2019

IWBHF Induction Ceremony In Brisbane, California in conjunction with the Beautiful Brawlers

The annual seminal event in the sport of Women’s boxing, the International Women’s Boxing Hall of Fame induction, will be held on August 30 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Brisbane, CA (approximately ten miles north of San Francisco). The 2019 ceremony/dinner, the sixth edition of a celebration of the sport

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05 Apr 2019

Angelo Leo, Xavier Martinez, Andres Cortes win on ShoBox

Super bantamweight Angelo Leo of Mayweather Promotions looked to make a statement in his first-time headlining a ShoBox: The Next Generation card, and the Vegas transplant did, beating Neil Tabanao by ten-round decision at the Sam’s Town Hotel and Gambling Hall in Las Vegas, Nevada. Leo, an active puncher, threw

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02 Apr 2019

Vic Pasillas returns on 4/20 in Texas

Decorated amateur super bantamweight Victor Pasillas (13-0 6KOs) ), who now trains out of Undisputed Boxing Gym in Redwood City, Ca will return to action on April 20th, 2019 at The Scottish Rite Theatre in San Antonio, Texas. Pasillas currently works with Prince Ranch Boxing and has been very active

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20 Mar 2019

Angel “Tito” Acosta Media Workout Quotes

WBO Light Flyweight World Champion Angel “Tito” Acosta (19-1, 19 KOs) of San Juan, Puerto Rico hosted a media workout today at Legendz Boxing in Norwalk, Calif. ahead of his battle against Ganigan Lopez (35-8, 19 KOs) of Mexico City, Mexico in the co-main event of Garcia vs. Lopez on Saturday, March 30, 2019 at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. and

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06 Mar 2019

Shawn Porter: “If I get an early knockout, it’s not because Ugas can’t take a punch”

I have written about Shawn Porter a lot (in fact I wrote a piece about how for the now-defunct upstart BroJackson.com, that is no longer online). I really respect Shawn Porter, especially his work ethic. His fight might not always be pretty, but they’re tough and boxing is a tough

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05 Feb 2019

Sacramento, CA’s Pedro Moreno returns Friday in Southern California

Sacramento, CA undefeated super lightweight Pedro Moreno will put his unblemished record on the line against fellow unbeaten Chilean prospect Ramon Mascarena in an eight-round main event from the DoubleTree in Ontario, CA. Moreno, who is a hard-hitting Mexican-American fighter, fighting out of Marcus Caballero’s boxing gym in South Sacramento

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