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Sugar Ray Fight Card, Monster Inoue and Santa Cruz in L.A.

A beach sunset serves as the backdrop for a fight card filled with several prospects on the Golden Boy Promotions stable on Wednesday.

Mexico vs. Philippines Split as Duarte and Duno Win at Fantasy Springs

INDIO, CALIF.-A pair of Philippines versus Mexico lightweight clashes ended in a draw as Filipino lightweight Romero Duno (pictured on the right) won his match

Lightweights on Parade: Romero Duno at Fantasy Springs and More

When the best fight the best you get a Romero Duno who was put on a small fight show and unexpectedly knocked out the hometown favorite easy peasy.

On another show, Rey Perez toppled the same hometown fighter and he’s now in the semi-main event.

Nicaragua’s Roberto Arriaza Beats Juan Ruiz on a Thompson Anniversary Card

ONTARIO, CALIF.-In celebration of its 18th anniversary Thompson Boxing Promotions brought out the big guns including announcer Jimmy Lennon Jr. and two Latin American

Boxing Moves East After two Blazing Southern California Weekends

Two consecutive weekends saw Southern California blazing like one of those summer forest fires. It all ended with Gennady Golovkin and company closing the show

Golovkin KOs Martirosyan; Cecilia Braekhus Survives Knockdown

Gennady “GGG” Golovkin returned to form with a telling knockout win over veteran Vanes Martirosyan to extend his title defense streak, set a record for gate receipts and show

No Knockout, But Ryan Garcia Wins Convincingly

CARSON, CALIF.-As expected Ryan Garcia got stiff competition from hardnosed Puerto Rican Jayson Velez, but retained the NABF and NABO super featherweight titles by unanimous decision on Friday.

Vanes Martirosyan Likes Mexican Style Too

Toppling a monster like Gennady “GGG” Golovkin is not for the timid. Enter Vanes “The Nightmare” Martirosyan.
Glendale, California’s Martirosyan (36-3-1, 21 KOs) steps

The StubHub is the Next Stop on Ryan Garcia’s Race for Fame

Ryan Garcia moves so fast he’s already out-sped two nicknames.

First there was “KingRy” then “Flash,” pretty soon it’s going to be “Gone,” as in baseball jargon for a home run.

Hector Lopez Jr. Wins by KO in the Main Go of a 12-fight Card

LOS ANGELES-Hector Lopez Jr. won a bruising battle with Thomas Herrera by stoppage in a lightweight battle that was one of a dozen fights on Saturday’s All Star Boxing card at the Westin