SALINAS, CALIF. (Jan. 15, 2014) – Two of Northern California’s most popular and talented young stars will be featured at the Storm House in Salinas, Calif. when Fairfield’s Manuel “Tino” Avila meets Mexico’s Enrique “Cuate” Quevedo in the 10-round main event and Salinas’ own Paul “El Gallo Negro” Mendez puts his IBA Continental Middleweight Title on the line against Texas’ Raul “El Tigre” Casarez in a 10-round brawl, which will both be televised on the hit FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes series Golden Boy Live! on Monday, Feb. 17. Continue reading
ORANGE, Calif. (Oct. 19, 2013) – Super bantamweight Enrique Quevedo cruised to a unanimous decision upset victory over San Diego-native Christopher Martin in the 8-round main event of Friday’s Thompson Boxing Promotions fight card at the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif.
Quevedo handedly outpointed Martin by applying steady pressure, landing consistent combinations and never taking his foot off the gas, all the while making Martin look uncomfortable and unhinged.
“I came in with an excellent game plan and I executed it perfectly,” said Quevedo, who lives and trains out of the Southern California port city of San Pedro. “Everything went well for me.” Continue reading
Christopher Martin, 122 vs. Enrique Quevedo, 121
Juan Ramon Reyes, 121 vs. Daniel Roman, 122
Carlos Carlson, 119 vs. Guadalupe Barreras, 118
Israel Arellano, 139.5 vs. Mario Hermosillo, 139.5
Joshua Conley, 157 vs. Juan Carlos Rojas, 153
Erick Ituarte, 128 vs. Roberto Ventura, 128 Continue reading
ORANGE, Calif. (Sept. 30, 2013) – Talented and entertaining super bantamweights highlight the Thompson Boxing Promotions “Locked ‘n Loaded” fight card set for Friday, Oct. 18, at the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, Calif.
The main event features the veteran and technical Christopher Martin (27-2-3, 9 KOs) of San Diego against Enrique Quevedo (14-6-1, 9 KOs) of Los Angeles in an 8-round fight. The co-feature, also set for 8-rounds, pits volume boxer-puncher Juan Reyes (9-1-2, 1 KO) of Riverside, Calif. against Los Angeles-native Daniel Roman (8-1-1, 3 KOs). Continue reading