Tag Archives: David A. Avila

Lucas Matthysse, Mercito Gesta and Other Fight Notes

SANTA MONICA, CALIF.-Two popular contenders met the media at a swanky Santa Monica restaurant on Tuesday looking to re-enter the boxing stratosphere

SoCal’s 16-Year-Old Phenom Joseph Landeros Hits Chihuahua

RIVERSIDE, Calif.-For decades Mexico has been sending its best across the border to beat up on boxers on this side. […]

Global Warfare for Super Featherweights in Las Vegas on Saturday

Super featherweights take center stage Las Vegas with a number of the best 130-pounders in the world on a boxing card resembling global warfare.

One Last Bow from Puerto Rico’s Miguel Cotto

It was two months before the World Trade Towers would no longer exist following a horrendous terrorist attack in New York City

Golden Boy on ESPN: Lamont Roach Retains His Belt and Other Results

Lamont Roach survived a severe body attack early in the fight with Philippine’s Rey Perez to kick into overdrive and win convincingly

Ireland’s Aaron McKenna Debuts in NYC and Other Fight Chatter

Aaron McKenna, a tall rangy welterweight from Ireland, makes his pro debut on Saturday, Dec. 2, at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

L.A. Fight Card Chock-Full of Close Fights

LOS ANGELES-Two of the most closely matched fights ended in a draw and the actual main attraction was a female […]

Southern California Update: L.A. Fight Card, “Chingonskyy” and More

Location for the final All Star Boxing show of this year that features a sparkling array of Southern California prospects on Saturday.

“Tattoo” Brings a New Radio Vibe from the Golden Boy Headquarters

A new Los Angeles-based radio show hit the digital air waves last week heralded by Tattoo and the crew that includes Jessica Rosales

East L.A. Thanksgiving Goes Both Ways for the De La Hoyas

Los Angeles one learns immediately that the main artery of the unincorporated town remains and always has been Whittier Boulevard.