| Jun 11, 2013
| 1:33 PM
When Superman first leaped onto the scene 75 years ago in “Action Comics” No. 1, he was the only game […]...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 5:30 PM
Former heavyweight champion George Foreman made self-deprecation a big part of his comeback, but against Tommy Morrison in 1993, he briefly returned to the menacing intimidation that marked the first chapter of his career.
“I was making a point at...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 6:18 PM
It is time for Oscar De La Hoya's two-year checkup. Not the medical kind, the public kind.
It was two years ago this week that boxing's Golden Boy suffered through the longest 18 holes of his life. Golf wasn't the problem. Hooked drives and missed putts...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 11:21 PM
COSTA MESA — Fighters came out in red and blue T-shirts with numbers on the back of them during the introduction portion of Fight Club OC on Thursday.
A sports drink brand sponsored the professional boxing and mixed martial arts event, but in...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 8:42 PM
After the Orange County Fair ended Sunday, the cleanup began to put on a different show on the fairgrounds. The organizers of the event went to Twitter on Tuesday to update fans on the venue's progress.
"By Thursday," read a tweet, followed by a link to...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 10:57 PM
Fight Club OC returns to the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa on Aug. 15 with a seven-bout card featuring four professional boxing and three pro mixed martial arts fights inside the Hangar.
Two women are in the main event of the boxing portion of...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:20 PM
SACRAMENTO — Ian Calderon's introduction to the family business began at the ripe age of 1.
His dad, Charles Calderon, then a state senator, staged a carnival for his son's birthday at their Montebello home in 1986. The senator used $2,000 in...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:09 PM
Perhaps the reporters gathered at the TCA press tour were a bit afraid of former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson. When he and director Spike Lee took the stage to discuss their new project, there was barely a response.
"Usually when a heavyweight...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 12:52 PM
The last time Orlando played host to a big-time boxing event was in 1989, when over-the-hill and former heavyweight champion George Foreman fought Manuel Clay De Almeida in the Atlantis Theater at Sea World.
There will be bigger fish in the mix this...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 3:39 PM
The last time Orlando played host to a big-time boxing event was in February of 1989, when over-the-hill and former heavyweight champion George Foreman fought Brazil's Manoel De Almeida in the Atlantis Theater at SeaWorld.
A bloated Foreman could have...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 6:46 PM
LAS VEGAS -- What’s supposed to be a difficult fight for Anderson Silva on Saturday night makes the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s recent deep investment in the fighter a tense evening for fight executives.
Silva is 38 and is just three...