Today from the Golden Boy Promotions office in downtown Los Angeles, California, Golden Boy Promotions held the weigh-in for their inital Thursday Night Fight card, which will feature the main three fights on DAZN, and the rest of the card featured either on Golden Boy’s social media and/or DAZN, it
Manuel “Tino” Avila (23-1, 8 KOs) of Fairfield, Calif. will return in an eight-round featherweight fight against Jose Gonzalez (23-7, 13 KOs) of Guadalajara, Mexico. Avila, who trains with Sean Sharkey at FightKore International in Martinez, Ca, will be returning after a sixteen-month layoff after injuring himself against Diuhl Olguin
Cutman of the Year: Phil Mondello A fight this year didn’t stand-out with a bad cut that could have impacted the fight. We didn’t have a definitive and easy choice in which a corner man stepped in and saved the bout for the fighter as they stopped a dramatic cut.
Fairfield, California’s Manuel “Tino” Avila (23-1, 8 KOs) picked up a unanimous decision win over late notice opponent Diuhl Olguin (11-9-2, 9 KOs) of Guadalajara, Mexico. Though Avila hurt his left hand during the latter part of the fight, he remained victorious with scores of 77-75, 78-74 and 78-74. After the fight Avila had
Former regional titleholder Manuel “Tino” Avila will return on Thursday, November 30th at MGM National Harbor, Oxon Hill, Maryland against Raul Hidalgo. Avila, who now trains at FightKore International in Martinez, CA, is looking to return from his first career loss against Joesph Diaz Jr last May. Avila was supposed to return on
Undefeated super featherweight Andy Vences, who is currently the WBC Continentals Americas champion and featherweight Manuel “Tino” Avila are the highest ranked homegrown active Northern California fighters and now train at the same gym, FightKore International in Martinez, CA. Vences, who fights November 11th in Fresno, CA on a card
In a bizarre series of events, the seemingly ill-fated Golden Boy show September 23rd taking place at the Fabulous Forum in Inglewood, CA, saw two fights fall through sliming the card down to a mere five bouts The co-main event between junior welterweight Antonio Orozco and Roberto Ortiz was canceled when
Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (42-3, 27 KOs) and Luke Campbell (17-1, 14 KOs) hosted their final press conference today ahead of their 12-round fight for Linares’ WBA, WBC Diamond and Ring Magazine Lightweight World Titles. The event will take place on Saturday, Sept. 23 at the “Fabulous” Forum in Inglewood, Calif., and will be televised
Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (42-3, 27 KOs) and Luke Campbell (17-1, 14 KOs) hosted a media workout today in Los Angeles ahead of their 12-round fight for Linares’ WBA, WBC Diamond and Ring Magazine Lightweight World Titles. The event will take place on Saturday, Sept. 23 at the
In the opening bout of the Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., undefeated featherweight Joseph Diaz Jr. (24-0 13KOs) of South El Monte, CA outpointed Manuel “Tino” Avila (22-1 8KOs) of Fairfield, CA via a ten round unanimous decision to start the Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.