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Boxing legend addicted to cocaine

Five-time world champion Johnny Tapia has been released from jail pending a court decision early next week. Tapia was in court but was able to avoid a possible one-year jail sentence under the habitual offender law,

Don King in Mexico City

Mexican businessman Carlos Slim (C), US boxing promoter Don King (R) and US world champion boxer Evander Holyfield (L) pose for photographers during the awarding of the “Men of the Year” of the World

A Friendly Gamble!

By the time I sat down in front of a big screen tv with a Tecate in hand at a local Tijuana sports book to watch the destruction of Juan Diaz at the skillful

The Ghost ready to return

Despite the bleakness of 2008, from the unexpected illness of his wife to his sitting out most of the year because of legal issues with his former promoter, elite super featherweight Robert “Ghost” Guerrero

Mayweather planning to come back in Sept.

If there was ever any question about who is the best lightweight fighter in the world, Juan Manuel Marquez put an exclamation mark on his claim to that title Saturday night with a ninth-round

Mosley and Richardson Help Jamaal

‘Sugar’ Shane Mosley and Naazim Richardson Help Jamaal ‘Da Truth’ Davis Prepare For 6th March Showdown Popular Philadelphia Middleweight Jamaal ‘Da Truth’ Davis, better known around the boxing scene as ‘Tyson’, spends his final


2008 US OLYMPIAN TO MAKE PRO DEBUT ON MARCH 27 AT NOKIA THEATRE L.A. LIVE Sherman Oaks, March 2 – Just 19 years old, junior welterweight Javier Molina has already been picked by boxing

Hatton-Pacquiao England Presser

Five Division World Champion and Ring Magazine Number One Ranked Pound For Pound Fighter Manny Pacquiao (Left) and IBO and Ring Magazine Junior Welterweight World Champion Ricky Hatton (Right) pose in London, England on

Lucian Bute vs. Fulgencio Zuniga

Coming off one of the most controversial victories in years, undefeated Lucian Bute will return to SHOWTIME® to risk his International Boxing Federation (IBF) super middleweight crown against hard-hitting Fulgencio Zuniga on a special

“The School Boy” Bounces Back Up

Walter Sarnoi is knocked down early but pulls out a win “It was a wake up call. Nothing comes easy,” says boxer Walter “School Boy” Sarnoi, the day after being knocked down in the first round of his

Exclusive: John Molina

MyBoxingFans takes you behind the scenes as one of boxing’s hottest young junior lightweight prospects, John Molina Jr., of Covina, CA trains for his upcoming fight at the Nokia Theatre on March 27. The

Pacquiao vs Hatton in darts

On Friday, Freddie Roach (Coach of Manny Pacquiao), Floyd Mayweather Senior (Coach of Ricky Hatton), Ricky Hatton and Manny Pacquiao played darts to promote their ‘World Junior Welterweight Championship Fight at the MGM Grand


It was a forgotten name from the glorious late 60’s and early 70’s.  His name is Hedgemon Lewis. Hedge is now just a footnote in welterweight championship history. He was once recognized as World


When I go out to eat, I’m not looking for anything fancy. Just give me a hefty well-cooked steak and a big old baked potato. As a friend of mine used to say, “Meat

Championship Wives Honored

GSBA hosts awards luncheon for boxers’ “better halves”! The “knockout” wives of some of California’s best fighters and champions were the stars at yesterday’s awards luncheon. Some have been married for over 50 years,

Marquez wins via KO!

Lightweight Juan Manuel Marquez (50-4-1, 37 KOs) scored a spectacular ninth round KO over Juan Diaz (34-2, 17 KOs) to claim the vacant WBA super and WBO lightweight titles, as well as Diaz’ IBO