Tag Archives: Diego de la Hoya

The Avila Perspective: Chapter 1 – Las Vegas Notebook and More Boxing

Traveling to Las Vegas can be arduous and expensive. My photographer Al Applerose and I drove up Cajon Pass around noon and headed up and mountains

Ringside at the Turning Stone: De La Hoya Romps over Outclassed Salgado

Before a star studded crowd that included 2018 Hall of Fame inductees Vitali Klitschko, Erik Morales and Ronald “Winky” Wright, amongst others, Diego De La Hoya (21-0, 10 KO’s)

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

Three Consecutive Nights of TV Fights

Golden Boy Promotions returns to the Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, Calif., on Thursday, Dec. 14, with an eight-fight card. […]

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

Three Punch Combo: HBO’s Horn of Plenty, Other Instantaneous KOs and More

THREE PUNCH COMBO: Starting with Saturday’s triple-header, HBO is beginning a run of four consecutive weeks of boxing. Saturday’s card […]

Indio’s Diaz Brothers Have Built an Elite Fight Club on the Coachella Desert

INDIO, Calif.-Deep in the Coachella desert tiny scorpions come out at night so it’s best not to walk in sandals. […]

Prospect Watch in Las Vegas This Weekend

Usually the month of June is reserved for graduation but in the case of prizefighting September provides the moment of […]

Anthony Joshua vs. Stipe Miocic in 2018? That’s Hardly Far-Fetched

THREE PUNCH COMBO — After Conor McGregor put up a more spirited effort than most anticipated against Floyd Mayweather Jr. […]

A Tale of Two Continents: Pacquiao and De La Hoya

In a tale of two continents two prizefighters of varying degrees fought in foreign lands: one a dimming superstar in […]