Tag Archives: Edgar Valerio

Mercito Gesta and Manny Robles III Win North American Titles at Indio

INDIO, Calif.-Mercito Gesta knocked off Robert Manzanarez and crosstown rivals Manny Robles III and Edgar Valerio put on a show in the desert 100 miles

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

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

Antonio Orozco and Seniesa Estrada Victorious in L.A.

LOS ANGELES-Super lightweight contender Antonio Orozco shook off the rust and returned to form with a unanimous decision win over veteran Martin Honorio on Friday.

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.

Valerio Shines and Chimpa Survives a Foul Fest at Belasco

LOS ANGELES-Christian “Chimpa” Gonzalez got the win over former world champion Gamaliel Diaz in a foul infested hugging war and […]

Time to Improvise for Chimpa and Valerio at Belasco

Duke Ellington, the prolific jazz composer, once performed a musical play at the Belasco Theater in downtown Los Angeles during the 1940s.

Ringside at the Belasco: Charles Huerta Wins Battle of Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES – Charles Huerta faced undefeated Ivan Delgado in a battle of Los Angeles and won by knockout in […]