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Featherweight Boxing

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  • Crane, Rousey victorious in King of the Cage

    TARZANA — An hour after his victory in the cage, Alberto Crane took a break from an intense night of action at King of the Cage's Turning Point card and realized something. "We're creating something special here," said the mixed-martial-arts...
  • Gigantic feat for former Vaquero

    GLENDALE — Editor's Note: The following is a recap of the 2010 local sports scene from the summer and fall seasons. The second half of 2010 brought numerous headlines, ranging from a former Glendale Community College baseball standout helping the...
  • Local bar owner is also boxing hall-of-famer

    Local bar owner is also boxing hall-of-famer
    Burke Emery runs a local watering hole called Champ's Lounge in Clairemont, but at one time he was the toast of an entire country for his boxing ability. "I had a hell of a right hand," Emery said. Emery first used that right hand as a kid growing up in...
  • Glendale Fighting Club boxers ready to rumble

    GLENDALE — The following are odds and ends from the local sports scene. GFC COMES OUT SWINGING IN 2011 The year that has passed was quite a successful one for the Glendale Fighting Club in the boxing ring. Head trainer Edmond Tarverdyan and...
  • 11 Fighters to watch in '11

    2011 is here so lets raise a pint and cheers to a a much improved boxing landscape than what we saw in 2010.  Several fighters are on the cusp of superstardom.  Lets take a look at 11 fighters that are a must see in 2011 (in no particular order). -...
  • Gamburyan aiming to be first to stop WEC champ

    GLENDALE — As the most monumental fight in Manny Gamburyan's career approaches fast, the tenacious mixed-martial-artist is clearly taking on the magnitude of his title opportunity and the task of facing World Extreme Cagefighting featherweight...
  • Debut scores knockout

    Debut scores knockout
    Luis Salgado sat in the corner, battered and bruised. He still wore a big smile because he remained undefeated. After the mixed martial arts fighter's second match of his career, Salgado delivered what the crowd at the Fight Club OC wanted Thursday...
  • Hiking on the tech trail

    Hiking on the tech trail
    Getting out in nature for a hike or a trail run can offer an escape from the modern world. But that doesn't mean techie innovations should be left at home, especially when they enhance the experience in a quiet, unobtrusive way. If you want to get there...
  • Tolmajyan takes on another unbeaten

    Following Gabriel Tolmajyan's eye-opening decision victory against the previously undefeated Daulis Prescott, the Glendale boxer's manager, George Bastrmajyan, said the goal going forward was to have Tolmajyan fight nothing but undefeated fighters. At...
  • 'Ghost' fades away down stretch

    CABAZON — Gabriel Tolmajyan and his Glendale Fighting Club camp walked away from his co-main event on ESPN2's "Friday Night Fights" feeling they had earned a victory. But the only opinions that mattered were those of the trio of ringside judges who...
  • Hovhannesyan settles for split draw

    GLENDALE — Art "Lionheart" Hovhannesyan ventured north to Santa Ynez looking to further his unbeaten boxing career and take another step up. Instead, the Glendale fighter came away with a dissatisfying split draw after an incidental head butt by...