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Darleys Perez Weighs in at 132 lbs., Defends Interim WBA World Title Friday

ORANGE, Calif. (Oct. 23, 2014) – Interim WBA Lightweight World Champion Darleys Perez (30-1, 19 KOs) defends his title against fellow Colombian Jaider Parra (23-1-1, 12 KOs) this Friday, Oct. 24, in the 12-round main event from the Coliseo Universidad Del Norte in Barranquilla, Colombia.

Perez, who is currently the WBA No. 1 ranked challenger to current world champion Richar Abril, weighed in at a trim and fit 132 lbs., while Parra came in at 134 lbs. Continue reading

Giovani Santillan Weighs in at 138.4, Defends Title Tomorrow on “New Blood”

ORANGE, Calif. (Oct. 23, 2014) – Undefeated junior welterweight Giovani Santillan (14-0, 8 KOs), aims to continue his win streak when he meets the hard striking Luis Solis (14-4-4, 12 KOs) in the 8-round main event of Thompson Boxing Promotions “New Blood” event, this Friday, Oct. 24, from the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif. Continue reading

Giovani Santillan Wraps Training Camp, Ready to Defend Title Friday on “New Blood”

ORANGE, Calif. (Oct. 22, 2014) – Undefeated junior welterweight Giovani Santillan (14-0, 8 KOs), aims to continue his win streak when he meets the hard striking Luis Solis (14-4-4, 12 KOs) in the 8-round main event of Thompson Boxing Promotions “New Blood” event, this Friday, Oct. 24, from the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif. Continue reading

Giovani Santillan Defends Title, Aims for 15 Straight Wins on “New Blood” Friday, Oct. 24

ORANGE, Calif. (Oct. 14, 2014) – Undefeated junior welterweight Giovani Santillan (14-0, 8 KOs) makes the first title defense of his young career when he meets the hard striking Luis Solis (14-4-4, 12 KOs) in the 8-round main event of Thompson Boxing Promotions “New Blood” event, Friday, Oct. 24, from the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif. Continue reading

Chris “Marvelous” Martin Weighs in at 125.8; Fights Miguel Marriaga Tonight ESPN2 6 p.m. PT

ORANGE, Calif. (Oct. 1, 2014) – Veteran tactician Christopher “Marvelous” Martin (28-3-3, 9 KOs) of San Diego returns to the ring tonight against the highly touted Miguel Marriaga (18-0, 16 KOs) of Colombia in an 8-round featherweight bout from the Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, Calif., televised on ESPN2 & ESPN Deportes (9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT). Continue reading

Chris “Marvelous” Martin Returns to Action Wed., Oct. 1 on ESPN2 vs. Miguel Marriaga

ORANGE, Calif. (Sept. 29, 2014) – Veteran tactician Christopher “Marvelous” Martin (28-3-3, 9 KOs) of San Diego returns to action this Wednesday against the highly touted Miguel Marriaga (18-0, 16 KOs) of Colombia in an 8-round featherweight bout from the Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, Calif., televised on ESPN2 & ESPN Deportes (9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT). Continue reading

Jose Roman Retains WBC CABOFE Lightweight Title at “Path to Glory”

ORANGE, Calif. (Sept. 27, 2014) – Jose “Gato” Roman dominated Hector Velazquez, one of the most experienced boxers in the lightweight division, and with that resounding victory, successfully defended his WBC CABOFE Lightweight Championship in the 8-round “Path to Glory” main event promoted by Thompson Boxing Promotions.

The unanimous decision scores read: 79-73, 80-72, 79-73. Continue reading

Video: Jose Roman, 134.5 vs. Hector Velazquez, 135

Lightweight champion Jose Roman (17-1-1, 12 KOs) of Garden Grove, Calif. defends his WBC CABOFE Lightweight Title against veteran Hector Velazquez (56-22-3, 38 KOs) of Tijuana, Mex. in the 8-round “Path to Glory” main event. Roman-Velazquez is part of a seven-bout fight card promoted by Thompson Boxing Promotions and is set for Friday, Sept. 26, from the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif. Continue reading

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