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Golden Boy Promotions Begins 2012 with ShoBox Doubleheader at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino

by on Jan.06, 2012, under Boxing News, Press Releases

This Friday’s Card Features Luis Ramos vs. Raymundo Beltran and Michael Perez vs. Omar Figueroa, Plus Four Exciting Undercard Fights

LOS ANGELES, January 5, 2012 – The 2012 boxing season gets off to a rousing start this Friday night at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California, when Golden Boy Promotions and SHOWTIME present a hard-hitting doubleheader featuring the WBA Fedelatin lightweight title fight between undefeated Luis Ramos Jr. and veteran Raymundo Beltran and a battle for the vacant WBO Intercontinental Youth lightweight crown between unbeatens Michael Perez and Omar Figueroa Jr.

Before the SHOWTIME cameras deliver the first ShoBox: The New Generation of 2012 to boxing fans across the country, fans in Indio will be treated to a full slate of undercard action headlined by the return of unbeaten Las Vegas knockout artist Michael Finney. (continue reading…)

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Unbeaten Jessie Vargas to Face Former World Champion Vivian Harris in April 8 ‘Solo Boxeo Tecate’ Main Event

by on Apr.01, 2011, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Eddie Gomez vs. Roberto Lopez Also Featured Live from Primm, Nevada

LOS ANGELES, CA, March 31, 20111 – Buffalo Bill’s Star of the Desert Arena in Primm, Nevada will be the site for the Friday, April 8 edition of TeleFutura’s “Sólo Boxeo Tecate,” as one of boxing’s rising stars, Jessie Vargas, returns to his home state to face former World Champion “Vicious” Vivian Harris in the headlining bout of an action-packed card that also features New York prospects Eddie Gomez and Roberto Lopez in a Big Apple showdown, plus middleweight knockout artist Bastie Samir and top prospect Michael Finney.

This night of world class professional boxing is presented by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Roy Englebrecht Promotions’ special edition of “Fight Club Primm,” and sponsored by Cerveza Tecate and AT&T.  Doors open at 6:00pm PT, the first bell rings at 7:00pm PT and the TeleFutura broadcast begins at 11:30pm ET / PT (10:30pm CT). (continue reading…)

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‘Fight Night Club’ 2011 Kicks Off Tomorrow, February 24

by on Feb.23, 2011, under Boxing News, Press Releases

EXPLOSIVE FIGHTS, LIVE MUSICAL PERFORMANCES & STAR-STUDDED GUEST LIST SET FOR L.A. LIVE’S CLUB NOKIA

Five Professional Bouts, Three “Battle of the Badges” Amateur Bouts & Special Fighter Autograph Session at 7:30pm

Tickets Start at Just $15!

LOS ANGELES, CA, February 23, 2011 – The fighters are ready and the stage is set for the 2011 opener of “Fight Night Club” at L.A. LIVE’s Club Nokia, tomorrow night, February 24.  Now all that’s left to do is ring the opening bell on an action-packed night that includes five professional fights, three amateur bouts with the sport’s top stars in attendance, including Ten-Time World Champion in six weight divisions Oscar de la Hoya as well as former Undisputed Super Middleweight World Champion Joe Calzaghe and also featuring live musical performances by Too Short, Baby Bash and DJ Chu.

In the eight round welterweight main event, unbeaten Los Angeles native who trains in Las Vegas under Roger Mayweather, Jessie Vargas (13-0, 7 KO’s) puts his perfect record on the line against Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico’s toughman Cristian Favela (19-30-7, 10 KOs). (continue reading…)

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Former World Champion Nate Campbell and Unbeaten Rising Star Erislandy Lara to Head Non-Televised Marquez-Katsidis Undercard at MGM Grand in Las Vegas

by on Nov.10, 2010, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Unbeatens Keith Thurman, Bastie Samir and Michael Finney Also in Action on November 27

LOS ANGELES, CA, November 10, 2010 – A former World Champion, an undefeated Cuban sensation and a trio of boxing’s most ferocious young punchers will take to the ring at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. Saturday, Nov. 27, in separate undercard bouts leading up to the highly-anticipated Lightweight World Championship main event between Juan Manuel Marquez and Michael Katsidis.

In addition to the HBO televised undercard action featuring Andre Berto vs. Freddy Hernandez and Celestino Caballero vs. Jason Litzau, a Thanksgiving weekend fistic feast will be served with former World Champion Nate “The Galaxxy Warrior” Campbell, Cuban junior middleweight sensation Erislandy Lara, unbeaten young knockout artists Keith Thurman, Bastie Samir and Michael Finney, as well as top Mexican prospect Gilberto Gonzalez all seeing action on a huge undercard. (continue reading…)

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Undefeated Prospects Anthony Martinez and Michael Finney Join Rising Stars Eloy Perez and Carlos Molina on this Friday’s Edition of ‘Solo Boxeo Tecate’ in Pico Rivera

by on Aug.12, 2010, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Los Rieleros Del Norte To Perform In Concert After The Fights

LOS ANGELES, CA, August 12, 2010 – Unbeaten Nevada prospects Anthony Martinez and Michael Finney have been added to Friday night’s stellar “Sólo Boxeo Tecate” event at the Pico Rivera Sports Arena in Pico Rivera, California, where they will join fellow standouts Eloy Perez and Carlos Molina.

Welterweight Anthony Martinez (4-0, 4 KO’s) puts his perfect record on the line against vastly more experienced Los Mochis veteran Cristian Favela (18-27-6, 9 KO’s) in a four round contest and Michael Finney (4-0, 4 KO’s) will also risk his unblemished record when he faces Chris Russell (2-1, 1 KO) in a six-round welterweight bout.  In the eight-round main event, unbeaten lightweight Eloy Perez (17-0-2, 4 KO’s) battles veteran Derrick Campos (20-8, 11 KO’s) and in the co-feature, Carlos Molina (12-0, 6 KO’s) risks his perfect record against Glenn Gonzales (7-1, 4 KO’s) in an eight-round junior welterweight bout. (continue reading…)

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