(San Diego) -Two of San Diego’s boxing rising stars come back home on Friday, October 24th, at the new home for local professional boxing, the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Mission Valley, when interim WBC Latino 140lbs. champion Emmanuel “Renegade” Robles (11-0-1, 3KO) and NABF strawweight champion Amaris “Diamond Girl” Quintana (8-2-2, 1KO) headline “San Diego Fights: Back in Business”. Presented by California boxing hall of fame and NABF female fight promoter of the year Bobby DePhilippis, the night is guaranteed fireworks with seven total fights planned for the night. Continue reading
After starting off his year back in February with a come from behind win over Olympian Yordenis Ugas to capture the interim WBC Latino light welterweight title and then continuing with another triumph, this time over the highly-touted Jonathan Chicas, San Diego’s own Emmanuel “Renegade” Robles (11-0-1, 3KO) is looking to remain undefeated against the tough Carlos “El Guerrero” Valenzuela (6-1, 3KO) in the eight round main event of “San Diego Fights” presented by Bobby D. Presents. The professional boxing fight card will be held on Friday, October 24th, at the new home for San Diego boxing, the Crowne Plaza Hanalei Hotel, in Mission Valley. Continue reading
Junior welterweight Bilal Mahasin (5-1) wants Emmanuel “Renegade” Robles (11-0-1 3KOs)! “I am all about Bay Area unity and I don’t like when he came to the Bay and beat one of our guys. It’s the Bay against everybody!” Mahasin explained when asked why he called out Robles. Continue reading
The challenge was met on Thursday evening, February 27th, for the first edition of “San Diego Fights” the next night at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Mission Valley. California Hall of Fame promoter Bobby D Presents in association with Caribe Promotions offer a five bout fight card including two title fights and a battle between unbeaten females.
Emmanuel Robles 140 lbs vs Yordenis Ugas 140 lbs for the WBC Interim Latino Title Continue reading
At the beginning of the year, California Boxing Hall of Fame promoter Bobby DePhilippis of Bobby D Presents would have found it hard to believe that he could have topped his last show of 2013 where local Aaron Garcia stopped the rugged Kevin Hoskins before the six round limit. Along with Garcia’s top-notch performance, DePhilippis featured a slew of local talent in front of a sold out crowd at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in San Diego. By the looks of the line-up for the next installment of his “San Diego Fights” live professional boxing series, DePhilippis might have done just that. Set for Friday, February 28th, at the new home for local San Diego boxing, the aforementioned Crowne Plaza, Bobby D. Presents in association with Caribe Promotions have assembled a world-class six bout fight card that is sure to open up the 2014 season with a bang. Continue reading
After an emotive ten count for fallen local fighter Pablo “Bronco” Armenta who was murdered earlier this week in Tijuana, California boxing hall of fame promoter Bobby DePhilippis and his outfit Bobby D Presents launched the latest installment of their “San Diego Fights” series last Friday night at the only home for San Diego boxing, the Four Points by Sheraton in the suburb of Kearny Mesa. Continue reading
All is set for this Friday night’s next installment of “San Diego Fights” brought to “America’s Finest City” San Diego by California state hall of fame promoter Bobby DePhilippis on Friday, August 30th, at the only home for professional boxing in the city, the Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Kearny Mesa. It was announced that the night would be a special one since it would mark the return of San Diego’s favorite fighting female Amaris “Diamond Girl” Quintana (6-1-2, 1KO) was all ready to make her way back to the ring after a more than a year hiatus. Unfortunately a freak accident in which Quintana suffered a cut to her left hand will have to postpone her much awaited comeback to a bit later this year. Continue reading
As far as junior welterweight Emmanuel “Renegade” Robles is concerned, boxing saved his life.
With his street fights as experience to draw from, the “Renegade” learned the sport quickly despite starting late and a year later, he met the trainer who he credits for much of his success, Ernest Johnson. Continue reading
SAN DIEGO, CA (April 16, 2013) – Emmanuel “Renegade” Robles (7-0-1, 3KOs) of San Diego is putting the finishing touches on what he called, “my best training camp ever”. He and his coach Ernest Johnson wrapped up the intense part of the camp today and is only one pound over the contracted weight of 143 pounds for his bout against Joshua “Superman” Marks this Friday, April 19th, at the Four Points Sheraton Hotel at 7:30 p.m. With an unblemished record, Robles feels a little pressure to shine in front of his home crowd.
“This is the biggest fight of my career so far and I know it will be a tough fight against Marks. I trained very well and with a win over Marks, I will be in line for bigger fights,” stated an enthusiastic Robles. Robles, a young father of three, is a hope of Bobby DePhilippi’s and his promotional outfit Bobby D Presents. Continue reading
All the preparations are in their final stages for the latest edition of “Champions of Tomorrow” presented by Bobby D Presents on Friday, April 19th, at the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel in Kearny Mesa a suburb of San Diego. Sponsored by Mossy Automotive Group, Filippi’s Pizza Grotto, Pepsi, Island Squeeze, and El Latino Newspaper, the all action main event between junior welterweights Emmanuel “Renegade” Robles (7-0-1, 2KOs) and Joshua “Superman” Marks (8-4, 8KOs) is sure to bring the anticipated sold out crowd to its feet. Local boxing people in the know are split as to who will win this fight. Continue reading