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Shafikov, Hawton and Bohachuk Win on 360 Promotions Card

HOLLYWOOD, Ca.-You can always count on Denis Shafikov for a dog fight.

In front of a hometown crowd including IBF/WBA cruiserweight world champion Murat Gassiev shouting instructions, super featherweight contender Shafikov

Shafikov vs. Suarez in a Wednesday Fight Card at the Avalon Theater

As bright as the lights shining on the Hollywood sign, the symbiotic relationship between Hollywood and prizefighting remains just as glowing.

360 Promotions brings its second edition featuring Denis Shafikov

Hot Prospects Light Up WFC Card in Rancho Mirage, Calif.

A night of prizefighting turned into an evening of tribute to a fallen cut man on Saturday night as a few Riverside-based boxers saluted the late Willie Schunke.

Javier Molina Wins Battle of L.A. at the Belasco

LOS ANGELES-A super lightweight clash between rival Southern Californians saw Javier Molina win a clear cut victory over Jessie Roman after eight rounds on Friday.

Rivalry Fights Embroider Forthcoming SoCal Fight Cards

Crosstown rivalries were the bedrock for prizefighting in Los Angeles and always have been for more than a century.

Norwalk’s Javier Molina (17-2, 8 KOs) meets Garden Grove’s Jesse Roman (22-3, 11 KOs) in the main event at Belasco Theater in downtown Los Angeles

Jousce Gonzalez and Aaron McKenna Win by KOs in Santa Monica

SANTA MONICA-A star studded audience saw prospects battle along the sea shore at the Sugar Ray Leonard Foundation benefit to battle diabetes on Wednesday.

Luminaries such as Cindy Crawford, Cedric the Entertainer

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