18 Jun 2018

Boxing Recap: Spence is the Truth, Roman underrated, Manny Robles BIG WIN

Errol Spence is SOLID IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr made his second title defense of his title in his home state of Texas, Frisco, Texas to be exact against Carlos Ocampo, whom he stopped in one round. It doesn’t take a boxing genius to understand Spence Jr’s nickname, “The

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14 Jun 2018

Mercito Gesta, Manny Robles III win on Golden Boy card

Mercito “No Mercy” Gesta (32-2-2, 17 KOs) of San Diego, Calif. captured the NABO Lightweight Title against Roberto “Tito” Manzanarez(35-2, 28 KOs) of Phoenix, Arizona via 10-round majority decision victory in the main event of the June 14 edition of Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. One judge scored

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14 Jun 2018

Chris “The Boy” Zavala signs with Top Rank Inc.

One of the United States’ top amateur boxers, Chris “The Boy” Zavala, has signed a multi-year promotional agreement with Top Rank, Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum announced today. Zavala, an 18-year-old native of Long Beach, California, had a sterling amateur record of 125-9, traveling around the globe as one

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18 May 2018

Mercito Gesta faces Roberto Manzanarez on June 15th

Mercito “No Mercy” Gesta (31-2-2, 17 KOs), the former world title challenger of Cebu, Philippines will battle 135-pound contender Roberto “Tito” Manzanarez (35-1, 28 KOs) of Phoenix, Arizona in a 10-round fight for the NABO Lightweight Title in the main event of the June 14 edition of Golden Boy Boxing on ESPN at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif.  ESPN

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01 Mar 2018

Oscar Valdez and Jose Ramirez Media Day Quotes

World Boxing Organization (WBO) Featherweight champion Oscar Valdez (23-0, 19 KOs) met the media Thursday afternoon at Legendz Boxing Gym, where he worked out in preparation for his fourth title defense against veteran Scott Quigg, Saturday, March 10, at the StubHub Center in Carson, California. He recently returned to California following training camp in Guadalajara, Mexico, where he trained

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21 Feb 2018

Weights from Indio, CA [Golden Boy Promotions]

Tomorrow night from Indio, CA at the Fantasy Springs Resort and Casino, Golden Boy Promotions returns with another card on ESPN2 headlined by Joseph Diaz Jr. Weights below. Photo: Derrick Hogan – Hoganphotos/Golden Boy Promotions Joseph Diaz Jr 126 vs. Victor Terrazas 125.8 Vergil Ortiz 139.8 vs. Jesus Alvarez 145.2 Christian

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21 Sep 2017

Oscar Valdez, Gilberto Ramirez media day quotes from Arizona

Undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) world champions ÓSCAR VALDEZ and GILBERTO “Zurdo” RAMIREZ will headline and exciting world championship event This Friday! September 22, at Tucson Arena (260 South Church Ave., Tucson, AZ 85701.) Valdez (22-0, 19 KOs), a two-time Mexican Olympian with strong roots in Tucson, will be defending

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29 Dec 2016

Coach of the Year: Manny Robles

Many pundits may look past Manny Robles and point to other coaches who have gravitated towards the spotlight, but Manny Robles who runs The Rock Boxing Gym in Carson, California humble took two fighters to a world title as well as developed a solid camp that looks to be the

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19 Jul 2016

LA Media Day for Crawford-Postol media day (Video)

by Mark Luketic, video contributor The fight week for junior welterweight world title unification fight between undefeated world champions Terence “Bud” Crawford and “The Iceman” Viktor Postol began this Sunday afternoon in Los Angeles with an outdoor public workout for fans at El Pueblo Historical Monument Kiosko located on Los Angeles’

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09 Jun 2016

Dominic Breazeale Media Day in LA

Undefeated World Ranked Heavyweight Contender and 2012 U.S. Olympian Dominic “Trouble” Breazeale (17-0, 15 KOs) participated in an open media workout at Crossroads Boxing Gym in Ontario, Calif., on Tuesday afternoon ahead of his world title challenge against IBF Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua (16-0, 16KOs) on Saturday, June 25 on

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