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The GGG Conundrum: Too Good for His Own Good?

The GGG Conundrum: Too Good for His Own Good?

By Lenny @TheFightSmith Sandoval We all know the story by now. Since his September 2012 knockout victory (and HBO Boxing debut) against Grzegorz Proska, middleweight champion Gennady Gennadyevich Golovkin has taken the boxing public by storm. En route to the highest knockout percentage in middleweight championship history, Golovkin has retired 20 consecutive opponents, built a […]

Roman Gets 21st Victory; Villarraga Wins Eighth Straight

Roman Gets 21st Victory; Villarraga Wins Eighth Straight

By Barbara Pinnella Photos by Marlene Marquez Thompson Boxing Promotions presented us with New Blood, which was held at the Doubletree Hotel in Ontario, CA this past Friday night. There were five fights on this card, so it didn’t look to be a long night, and it really wasn’t. Two of the fights ended early, […]

Darchinyan Stopped in Eighth; Guerrero Gets Split Decision Win in Carson

Darchinyan Stopped in Eighth; Guerrero Gets Split Decision Win in Carson

Photo Credit: Suzanne Teresa/Premier Boxing ChampionsBy Barbara Pinnella I will warn you in advance – this is a long report. Hey, we had 11 fights to watch so it had to be that way. This card was put on by Premiere Boxing Champions and took place at the StubHub in Carson, CA. Vic Darchinyan (40-8-1, […]

Highs and Lows For Giovani Santillan

Highs and Lows For Giovani Santillan

By Barbara Pinnella Photos Courtesy of Giovani Santillan On May 29, Giovani Santillan was supposed to main event Thompson Boxing Promotions’ 15th anniversary show, Path to Glory. There was only one problem. Almost a month ago, Santillan fractured his hand while sparring. Obviously, his fight went out the window. But true to form, Giovani tried […]

Rigoberto Flores Making the Most of His Second Chance

Rigoberto Flores Making the Most of His Second Chance

By Barbara Pinnella Photos Courtesy of Rigo Flores Before he stepped into the ring this past Friday night, it had been more than two-and-a-half years since Rigoberto Flores had been between the ropes to face an opponent. Personal problems, as well as a car accident last June that totaled his car and resulted in a […]

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