22 Jun 2019

Cancio proves it wasn’t a fluke, Soto stops “Tito” Acosta

Andrew “El Chango” Cancio (21-4-2, 15 KOs), the pride of Blythe, Calif., successfully defended his WBA Super Featherweight World Title via third-round knockout in his rematch against Puerto Rico’s Alberto “Explosivo” Machado (21-2, 17 KOs). The event took place at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. and was streamed live exclusively on DAZN.  After much toe-to-toe action, Cancio landed a body shot

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08 Apr 2019

BOXING RECAP OF ASSORTED SMALLER SHOWS OF THE WEEKEND

This weekend, outside of the ShoBox: The Next Generation card, promoted by Mayweather Promotions, saw no major promotional company, promoting a fight, but fights still happened. In Clackamas, Oregon, welterweight Steve Forbes returned to action winning a seven-round bout on a card he promoted. The most notable winner on the

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30 Mar 2019

Ryan Garcia wins again, make DAZN debut, plus undercard results

Ryan Garcia fought in front of a packed house at the Fantasy Springs Resort and Casino in Indio, Ca, as he defeated Jose Lopez in a 12-round main event which was shown on DAZN. This was Garcia’s second fight Eddy Reynoso, Canelo’s longtime trainer, and one thing was clear, Garcia

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22 May 2018

Boxing Preview: Fresno card on ESPN, Inoue and more

Fresno set for history [6:30 PT PST, ESPN+, Fresno, CA] IBF super flyweight champion Jerwin Ancajas will make his second defense of his title Jonas Sultan at the Save Mart Center in Fresno, CA, as history will be made in this Filipino versus Filipino bout. Ancajas is the favorite and

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12 Apr 2018

Andrew Cancio knocks out Aidar Sharibayev in upset win

Super featherweight Andrew Cancio was not given much of a shot by many heading into his co-main event bout on ESPN2 against highly decorated amateur Aidar Sharibayev at Fantasy Springs Casino and Resort in Indio, CA, but didn’t matter after his tenth round technical knockout win. Sharibayev won the first two rounds

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28 Mar 2018

Francisco Vargas Media Workout prior to April 12th bout

Francisco “El Bandido” Vargas (24-1-2, 17 KOs), two-time Fight of the Year winner and former WBC Super Featherweight World Champion, hosted a Los Angeles media workout on Tuesday, March 27 at Westside Boxing Club ahead of his battle against “Lightning” Rod Salka (24-4, 4 KOs) in a 10-round super featherweight fight in the main event of the April 12 edition of Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN at Fantasy

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25 Mar 2018

Boxing Recap: Canelo suspended, Ryan Garcia a star, Whyte KOs Browne

The Nevada State Athletic Commission temporarily suspended Canelo Alvarez on Friday, seriously jeopardizing his fight with Gennady Golovkin. https://t.co/bUITkrJ6ph — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) March 24, 2018 Canelo suspended! In the rare bit of boxing gossip that will fill this sheet, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez was temporarily suspended for two failed drug tests

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23 Mar 2018

Ryan Garcia gets 1st round KO, Gomez upsets Gibson

Rising sensation Ryan “The Flash” Garcia (13-0, 7 KOs) exceeded all expectations in his headlining debut as he scored an explosive first-round knockout win against Tijuana, Mexico’s Fernando Vargas (33-16-3, 24 KOs) to defend his Junior NABF Super Featherweight Title in the main event of the March 22 edition of Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN and

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08 Mar 2018

Weights from LA Fight Club

Tomorrow on ESPN2, live from Costa Mesa, CA, at The Hanger, Golden Boy Promotions returns with its long-lost series “LA Fight Club”. The card tomorrow night will be headlined by Ronny Rios of near by Santa Ana, CA as he fights Azat Hovhannisyan on Friday, March 9th from the aforementioned

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07 Mar 2018

Boxing Weekend Preview: Top Rank at StubHub, Lipinets-Garcia and much more

Oscar Valdez vs. Scott Quigg In one of the most entertaining fights which might only be rivaled by the co-feature, featherweight powerhouse and two-time Mexican Olympian Oscar Valdez takes on Scott Quigg in a truly interesting ESPN main event promoted by Top Rank Inc as the promotion continues putting on

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