12 Oct 2019

Toscano Boxing Promotions signs Jose Alvarado

Toscano Boxing Promotions, the local Stockton, Ca start-up boxing company, has signed their first prospect from Mexico, getting Jose Alvarado. Per an Instagram post, the promotion explains that Alvarado had an amateur record of 121 wins and 10 losses along with four national titles, four silver medals, and one bronze.

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01 Jan 2019

Northern (and Central) California Fighter of the Year: Jose Ramirez

With the retirement of Andre Ward, the biggest fights in California taking place in Northern and Central California take place with WBC super lightweight world champion Jose Ramirez. Ramirez, who has spent the majority of his career fighting in Fresno, CA, a short drive from his hometown of Avenal, Ca,

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02 Oct 2018

Remembering Don Chargin, legends promotes last fight Saturday

Hall of Fame boxing promoter and matchmaker Don Chargin died Friday at a San Luis Obispo hospital after a battle with lung and brain cancer. Chargin, a member of boxing royalty, helped build the west-coast territory of boxing in the early days of the sport, with a major focus on

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01 Sep 2018

Toscano Boxing Promotions returns November 2nd in Stockton, Ca

Upstart Northern California promotional entity, Toscano Boxing Promotions, will return on Friday, November 2nd, 2018 with a tentative venue being the Stockton Civic Auditorium in downtown Stockton. The card will feature middleweight Quilisto “Kilo the Kid” Madera of Stockton, Ca, welterweight Ector Madera of Stockton, CA, lightweight Jose Iniguez of

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07 Feb 2018

Boxing returns to Brooks, CA on Saturday night

This Saturday from Cache Creek Casino and Resort in Brooks, CA, Don Chargin Productions and Paco Presents Boxing returns with one of the best cards they have put together in a night of stacked action. The event is headlined by welterweight Alan Sanchez (19-3-1 10KOs) of Fairfield, CA taking on Ramses

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01 Jan 2018

Northern California Fight of the Year: Eddie Diaz vs. Luis Garcia II

Northern and Central California fight of the year – Eddie Diaz vs. Luis Garcia II In a rematch that was put on by local Northern California promoter Mike Bazan, Luis Garcia and Eddie Diaz did battle over all eight rounds of a regional title fight in a bout that was

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27 Dec 2017

Northern [and Central] California Amateur of the Year: Richard Torrez Jr

Super heavyweight Richard Torrez Jr. looks to be star bound as he is brutally knocking out opponents in the amateurs as well as an honor roll student and what seems like a shoe-in for the 2020 U.S. Olympic team. For Torrez, it is less about what he has done to earn

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26 Dec 2017

Northern California Prospect of the Year: Pedro Moreno

Sacramento, CA’s Pedro Moreno might not be signed to a major promoter [yet], but he does have power and a lot of it. The lightweight who trains with Marcus Caballero has built up a record of 7-0 with 5KOs and things seem to be moving well as Moreno is not

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24 Dec 2017

Northern California Round of the Year: Ryan Bourland vs. Cesar Ruiz, Round 3

Northern California Round of the Year:  Ryan Bourland vs. Cesar Ruiz II, Round 3 [Woodland, Ca] Ryan Bourland had fought Cesar Diaz once before after being knocked out by Israel Duffus in 2015 in the Los Angeles area, the lone loss of Bourland’s career. Diaz was his comeback fight in 2016

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25 Jun 2017

Boxing returns Saturday in Sacramento, CA (Thompson Boxing)

Thompson Boxing will make its foray into Northern California as they’re holding a show in Sacramento, CA on July 1st at Omega Products International, which is located on 8111 Fruitridge Rd. The card is headlined by undefeated Olympian Taras Shelestyuk (15-0 9KOs) facing Jesus Rodriguez (15-2 11KOs) in an eight round

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