10 May 2019

Ruben Villa wins ShoBox main event

Featherweight Ruben Villa of Salinas, Ca, now is the WBO international featherweight champion after getting a ten-round decision over Luis Alberto Lopez in the main event of ShoBox: The Next Generation. Villa showed superior skills and outboxed, a rugged opponent in Lopez. The judges saw the bout 97-93, 98-92 and

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23 Aug 2018

Ruben Villa returns Friday in Southern California

For the third time in his young career, featherweight Ruben Villa (12-0, 5 KOs) faces a well-experienced veteran looking to upend his hot start. Villa, who turned 21 in April, headlines Thompson Boxing’s “Locked n’ Loaded” event against Jose Santos Gonzalez (23-6, 13 KOs) of Mexico this Friday night from Omega Products International in Corona, Calif. Gonzalez is no stranger to

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24 Jun 2018

Boxing Weekend Recap: Shields gets up, Vergil Ortiz is a star and more

Shields down, but up Two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Claressa Shields (6-0, 2 KOs) won two world titles in her first bout at middleweight against Hanna Gabriels (18–2, 11 KOs) in a bout for the vacant IBF and WBA female middleweight world championships on Friday night at the at the Masonic

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23 Jun 2018

Saul Sanchez, Isaac Zarate win in Ontario, CA

Thompson Boxing returned to the DoubleTree in Ontario, CA with another one of their star-studded shows. The main event saw Isaac Zarate obtain an eight-round decision over Ramiro Robles. Super bantamweight Saul Sanchez picked up a third-round knockout Leonardo Torres in a six-round bout. Saul Sanchez, the brother of Emilio

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20 Jun 2018

Boxing Weekend Preview: Claressa Shields, Vergil Ortiz, Josh Taylor

Claressa Shields [Showtime, Detroit, Friday, 7 PM PST] Claressa Shields is one of the best fighters in the world, but even with that being said has an uphill battle ahead of her as she is a woman in a male-dominated sport and also is fighting at a heavier weight, one

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29 Apr 2018

Boxing Recap: Dogboe new champ, Real Deal tournamnet, Daniel Jacobs and more

Dogboe stops Magdaleno Issac Dogboe of Ghana, Africa stopped former WBO super bantamweight champion Jessie Magdaleno in the main event of a card that took place at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, Pa. Dogboe was dropped in the first round by Magdaleno. Dogboe exploited a right hand to the body

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26 Apr 2018

Boxing Preview: Jessie Magadaleno, Daniel Jacobs, Miguel Cruz, Welterweight tournament

Jessie Magdaleno vs Isaac Dogboe Happy bday to the coolest coach/friend I know @manuel.boxing hope you have a blessed day!!! #boxing #bdayfun A post shared by Jessie"El peligroso"Magdaleno (@elpeligrosojmag) on Apr 11, 2018 at 10:23am PDT WBO super bantamweight world champion Jessie Magdaleno will make his second title defense against

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17 Feb 2018

Isaac Zarate, Ruben Villa win in Ontario, Ca

In the main event, Isaac Zarate picked up an eight-round decision over Christian Ayala in front of a packed house at The DoubleTree in Ontario, CA. The fight saw Zarate control the action, but seemingly slow towards the later rounds as Ayala’s pressure presented problems. The judges scored the bout

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16 Feb 2018

Weights from “Path to Glory” Ontario, CA [Thompson Boxing]

Tonight from Ontario, CA at The DoubleTree Hotel, Thompson Boxing returns with “Path to Glory” featuring Erick Ituarte and Ruben Villa. The card will be streamed on FaceBook. Erick Ituarte 125.9 vs. Jose Ramirez 128.9 Ruben Villa 128 vs. Juan Sandoval 129.1 Isaac Zarate 122 vs. Christian Ayala 122 Saul

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13 Feb 2018

Erick Ituarte, Ruben Villa headline Thompson Boxing card on Friday

Featherweight Erick Ituarte (19-1-1, 3 KOs) kicks off the 2018 Thompson Boxing schedule with an intriguing matchup against the well tested Jose Ramirez (27-6-2, 16 KOs) on Friday, Feb. 16, from the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif. The 8-round “Path to Glory” main event holds championship implications, as Ituarte will make the second defense of his NABF Junior title. Ituarte is in the midst

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