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Daniel Ponce de Leon vs. Omar Estrella Headlines 2012 Televisa’s ‘Sabados de Corona’ Season Opener on January 21 in Ensenada B.C., Mexico

by on Jan.13, 2012, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Undefeated Leo Santa Cruz Faces Alejandro Hernandez in Co-Featured Bout

LOS ANGELES, CA, January 12, 2012 — Former World Champion Daniel Ponce de Leon heads back home to Mexico to begin his 2012 campaign for a second divisional title when he meets countryman Omar Estrella in a 12 round bout for the vacant WBC USNBC Featherweight title on Saturday, January 21 at The Boxing Warehouse in Ensenada B.C., Mexico.

In the evening’s co-main event, bantamweight phenom Leo Santa Cruz will put his unbeaten record and WBC Youth Bantamweight title on the line in a 10 round fight against veteran Alejandro Hernandez. (continue reading…)

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Golden Boy Presents On-Air Contest During U.S. Broadcast of this Saturday’s World Title Doubleheader in Mazatlan, Mexico

by on Jul.28, 2011, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Tickets for September 17 Showdown Between Canelo Alvarez and Alfonso Gomez at Staples Center Up for Grabs

LOS ANGELES, CA, July 27, 2011 – When fans tune in to this Saturday’s exciting “Sabados De Corona”/Golden Boy Presents doubleheader via AT&T Uverse in the United States, not only will they be getting some heated action from bantamweights Leo Santa Cruz and Everth Briceño and minimumweights Manuel Jimenez and Mario Rodriguez, but they could also win great prizes, including tickets to one of the biggest fights of the year, the September 17 world championship showdown between WBC Super Welterweight World Champion Canelo Alvarez and former “Contender” star Alfonso Gomez.

Five prizes will be up for grabs for fans who tune in to the July 30 championship doubleheader via – four gloves signed by both Canelo Alvarez and Alfonso Gomez, and the grand prize, a pair of tickets to their September 17 world title fight at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles.  To participate, viewers can listen for a trivia question asked during this Saturday’s broadcast and send the correct answer to in order to automatically be entered to win one of these spectacular prizes. (continue reading…)

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Championship Doubleheader Set for ‘Sabados de Corona’ on July 30

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

Leo “Terremoto” Santa Cruz vs. Everth Briceno and Manuel “Meny” Jimenez vs. Mario “Dragoncito” Rodriguez Set for Mazatlan International Center

LOS ANGELES, CA, July 22, 2011 – Top bantamweight prospect Leo Santa Cruz will look to extend his six-fight knockout streak on Saturday, July 30, when he defends his interim WBC Youth championship for the first time against Nicaragua’s Everth Briceño in the 12 round main event of Televisa’s “Sabados De Corona,” live from the Mazatlan International Center in Mazatlan, Sinaloa Mexico.

In the co-main event, scheduled for 12 rounds, Mexicali’s Manuel Jimenez faces Guasave’s Mario Rodriguez in an all-Mexico showdown for the vacant NABF minimumweight title. (continue reading…)

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Results from Friday’s ‘Solo Boxeo Tecate’ from Indio, CA

by on Jun.04, 2011, under Boxing News, Press Releases

INDIO, CA, June 3, 2011 — Golden Boy Promotions returned to the Palm Springs area this week with a six-fight event at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino.  Golden Boy returns to Fantasy Springs on July 1 with East Los Angeles’ undefeated star Frankie Gomez (9-0, 7 KO’s) in the main event and Coachella valley fan favorite Randy Caballero (11-0, 7 KO’s) in the co-featured fight.  If you missed the live action or TeleFutura “Sólo Boxeo Tecate” broadcast, below is a summary of the results:

Leo Santa Cruz defeated Jose Lopez by Knockout 5 (continue reading…)

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Leo Santa Cruz vs. Jose “Carita” Lopez and Luis Ramos Jr. vs. Francisco Lorenzo Featured on Telefutura’s ‘Solo Boxeo Tecate’ June 3

by on Jun.03, 2011, under Boxing News, Press Releases


Plus, 2004 U.S. Olympian Vicente Escobedo and Former World Champion Daniel Ponce De Leon To Host Meet & Greet From 4:00 – 6:00pm On The Casino Floor and The Tecate Boxing Museum Will Be Open From 4:00 – 7:00pm In Front Of The Special Events Center

LOS ANGELES, CA, June 2, 2011 – Fight fans will get a sizzling preview of Golden Boy Promotions’ hottest summer yet on Friday, June 3 at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, Calif. in a fight card stacked with Southern California talent.  In the TeleFutura “Sólo Boxeo Tecate” televised main event, Lincoln Heights’ unbeaten rising star Leo “Terremoto” Santa Cruz (15-0-1, 7 KO’s) looks to keep his “0″ intact against former World Champion Jose “Carita” Lopez (39-9-2, 32 KO’s) of Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico in an eight round bantamweight fight.

The televised co-feature pits another undefeated prospect, Santa Ana junior welterweight Luis Ramos Jr. (18-0, 8 KO’s) against former WBC Interim World Champion Francisco “El Ahogado” Lorenzo (36-9, 16 KO’s) in a compelling eight round battle. (continue reading…)

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