| Dec 18, 2012
| 4:29 PM
A high profile heavyweight boxing match at Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem will be broadcast live on NBC Saturday as Tomasz Adamek of Poland and Steve "USS" Cunningham of Philadelphia meet for a highly anticipated rematch. The winner will be in......
| Mar 24, 2013
| 9:34 PM
AUSTIN, Texas — At the start of the season, Illinois coach John Groce presented players with a wristband that read "3-19-13."
The start of the NCAA tournament.
The Illini's R.I.P. date arrived five days later on Sunday night with a 63-59 loss in...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 6:05 PM
If there was one ring in the world that I, a weakling theater critic, knew I could knock Mike Tyson out in, it was the Pantages Theatre, where "Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth" played this past weekend.
Tyson might have 100 pounds more muscle on him than I...
| Feb 28, 2013
Chris Arreola will not be coming to Costa Mesa on March 9 to fight in what he called "a parking lot."
Arreola said in January that he was never a big fan of the OC Fair and Event Center, the venue for his World Boxing Council heavyweight title...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 8:05 AM
At one point in his touring one-man show, Mike Tyson, the ear-biter, convicted rapist, all-around thug, cocaine user and former heavyweight champion of the world, shows a picture of himself from 1976. He's wearing one of the bomber jackets of the era...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 10:05 PM
Chicago once again played host to a Mike Tyson-Evander Holyfield reunion Saturday, just like it did when the two former boxing rivals appeared on "The Oprah Winfrey Show" in 2009. But rather than reunite in front of a live studio audience, they smiled and...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 10:12 PM
Fight Club OC will have a historic ladies night inside the ring on Thursday.
The nine-bout card will feature a women's mixed martial arts fight and a women's boxing fight at the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa at 7:30 p.m. The ladies battling...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 10:56 PM
With more than 600 spectators and competitive fights, the annual When Forces Collide boxing and MMA charity event was clearly deemed a success.
“It went great, we had a real good turnout,” event coordinator Pablo Cortez said of the event that...
| Jan 24, 2013
LOS ANGELES — On the wall, half a dozen posters featured Chris Arreola and the man he's going fight at the OC Fair and Event Center in Costa Mesa on March 9. All the posters looked the same, yet none looked like what Arreola, at age 31, looks like....
| Jun 7, 2013
| 12:03 AM
LAS VEGAS — Heavyweight contender and Imperial native Andy Ruiz will be one of the featured bouts on a Top Rank Solo Boxeo Tecate card set to be televised on UniMas on Saturday.
Ruiz (18-0, 12 KOs) will battle Carl Davis (16-5, 12 KOs) of Chicago...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 9:28 AM
COSTA MESA — On a night Fight Club OC celebrated its first card with professional women mixed martial arts and boxing bouts, a man who called himself "Repo Ric" tried to steal Thursday's show.
He came dressed in as much glitter you see during a...