The third installment of Golden Boy Promotions’ LA FIGHT CLUB on May 7, delivered yet another electric night of fights in front of a sold-out crowd of boxing fans at the historic Belasco Theater. Live on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes fans were not disappointed by Golden Boy’s stable of skilled figthers, proving that the future of boxing is well in hand. Continue reading
Golden Boy Promotions will bring another night of electrifying fights back to the beautiful Belasco Theater on Thursday, May 7 in the highly anticipated third installment of its monthly hit series LA FIGHT CLUB, live on FOX Sports 1 and airing on May 8 on FOX Deportes. In the main event of the night, Manuel “Tino” Avlia (16-0, 7 KOs) will take on Mexican-American fighter Erik Ruiz (13-2, 6 KOs) in a 10-round super bantamweight bout. Ruiz will replace previously announced main event fighter Rolly Lunas, who had to withdraw from the fight due to a severe injury. Continue reading
lOS aNGELES (April 9) – The May 7 edition of Golden Boy Promotions’ successful new series LA FIGHT CLUBwill feature the undefeated Manuel “Tino” Avila (16-0, 7 KOs)from Fairfield, California facing off against Rolly Lunas (34-9-1, 20 KOs) in a 10-round super bantamweight bout at The Belasco Theater and televised live on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes. Continue reading
FAIRFIELD, CALIF. (Aug. 20) – California’s finest will take to the ring at the Allan Witt Sports Center in Fairfield, Calif. on Friday, August 22, with a host of young prospects who are ready to test themselves on a stacked nine-fight card filled with explosive fistic action.
In the Golden Boy Live! main event on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes, top junior featherweight prospect Manuel “Tino” Avila puts his undefeated record on the line against Mexico’s Sergio “Finito” Frias. In the co-main event, it’s an eight-round heavyweight showdown when unbeaten Gerald “El Gallo” Washington faces veteran standout Nagy Aguilera. In the eight-round televised opener, Sacramento featherweight Guy Robb squares off against unbeaten Ronell Green of Wheeling, West Virginia. Continue reading
FAIRFIELD, CALIF. (July 31) – For the first time in two years, top junior featherweight prospect Manuel “Tino” Avila will compete in his hometown of Fairfield, Calif. at the Allan Witt Sports Center and puts his undefeated record on the line in the FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes’ Golden Boy Live! main event against Mexico’s Sergio “Finito” Frias on Friday, August 22.
In the co-main event, it’s an eight-round heavyweight showdown when unbeaten Gerald “El Gallo”Washington faces veteran standout Nagy Aguilera. In the eight-round televised opener, featherweights Guy Robb of Sacramento, Calif. and Jonathan Arrellano of Ontario, Canada will square off. Continue reading
The Pugilist KOrner: Deontay Wilder, Don Chargin, Antonio Orozco, Ghislain Maduma, Glen Tapia, Manuel Avila
Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “JEK III Productions” presents another two-hour, six guest edition of “The Pugilist KOrner”!!
The exclusive presentation will feature WBC Heavyweight mandatory challenger Deontay Wilder, Hall of Fame matchmaker and promoter Don Chargin, Junior Welterweight prospect Antonio Orozco, Lightweight prospect Ghislain Maduma, Junior Middleweight prospect Glen Tapia, and Super Bantamweight prospect Manuel Avila.
Pugilist KOrner listener line: 718-506-1506
Starting off tonight’s program will be undefeated WBC Heavyweight mandatory title challenger Deontay Wilder (31-0, 31 KOs). The Bronze Bomber from Tuscaloosa will discuss his plight for Heavyweight supremacy and give the listeners his take on this past Saturday night’s Heavyweight title fight between Bermane Stiverne and Chris Arreola. The 28 year old fighter will also enlighten us about his run-in with internet troll Charlie Zelenoff and how this creepy entanglement became a stark reality. Continue reading
LOS ANGELES, CALIF. (April 25, 2014) – A Northern California star on the rise and several Mexican warriors will enter the ring at the Del Mar Fairgrounds in Del Mar, Calif. on Thursday, May 15 when FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes airs the latest edition of the exciting Golden Boy Live! series. In the junior featherweight main event, scheduled for 10 rounds, Fairfield, Calif. favorite Manuel “Tino” Avila risks his perfect professional record against hard-hitting Tijuana veteran David “Morita” De La Mora. Plus, Paramount’s Manuel “Suavecito” Roman battles Merida’s Jose “Cacho” Silveira in an eight-round bantamweight co-feature. Continue reading
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
With Jose Silveira forced to withdraw from his Monday, Oct. 28 bout against undefeated Fairfield, Calif. prospect Manuel “Tino” Avila (12-0, 4 KO’s) due to illness, tough Mexican prospect Jose Angel Cota (15-9-1, 11 KO’s)will step up to face “Tino” in a 10-round featherweight bout at the Sports House in Redwood City, Calif. in the Golden Boy Live! featured event on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes. Continue reading
REDWOOD CITY, CALIF. (October 1) – The hit FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes series Golden Boy Live! will make its California debut on Monday, October 28 at 10:00 p.m. ET/7:00 p.m. PT with an action-packed card live from the Sports House in Redwood City headlined by an exciting matchup between undefeated Fairfield, Calif. prospect Manuel “Tino” Avila and Mexico’s Jose “Cacho” Silveira of Merida, Yucatan, Mexico in a 10-round super bantamweight fight. Plus, local fan favorite from Salinas, Calif. Paul “El Gallo Negro” Mendez, will face off against an opponent to be named in the co-featured ten-round bout. Continue reading