How Golden Boy’s recent signing of local Filipino fighter Mercito Gesta and Monday’s Media Workout at the House of Boxing San Diego may spark the resurrection of big-time boxing in San Diego. Photos: Courtesy and Credit to Courtney Henderson After a lightning-fast four months in the boxing world, the fight community desperately awaits a star-studded […]Read more "Bringing Big-Time Boxing Back to San Diego"
Photographs courtesy of Danyelle Wolf Our story on female boxing’s best kept secret, two-time Team U.S.A. 152lb Champion and 2016 Olympic hopeful Danyelle Wolf, who has just made a change in coaches and prepares for a busy 2015. When the Greeks first discussed the idea of “The Olympics,” I could imagine they debated as to […]Read more "Boxing’s Renaissance Woman: Danyelle Wolf"
San Diego, CA – On Friday evening nationally recognized female boxing promoter, Bobby DePhilippis, head of Bobby D Presents and Tijuana co-promoter Zanfer Promotions, made history as “Dangerous Divas II” gave “America’s Finest City” its first ever female boxing title fight. Bobby DePhilippis, who has earned a reputation for highlighting women’s boxing and received an […]Read more "Bobby D Presents “Dangerous Divas II”"
Our one-on-one interview with undefeated boxer Kenia Enriquez as she looks to earn a second title Friday, November 21, 2014 at Bobby D Presents “Dangerous Diva’s II.” As a lifelong boxing fan, I have witnessed some memorable bouts in person and enjoyed countless battles on the television that helped mold my love for the sweet […]Read more "Dangerous Divas II: Kenia Enriquez"
Our one-on-one interview with San Diego boxer Prince “Tiger” Smalls and his trainer, Priest Smalls, during an open workout in preparation for his upcoming six-round fight at Bobby D Presents on November 21, 2014. The father-son bond is special and unique in every way. Only a father can explain what it means to have a […]Read more "FIGHT BYTES: Familiar Footsteps – Prince “Tiger” Smalls"
On July 18, 2014, Mercito “No Mercy” Gesta (28-1-1, 16 KO’s), a talented Filipino fighter who lives and trains out of San Diego physically dominated Mexican journeyman Luis Arceo (28-13-4, 6KO’s) on national television from the Longshoreman’s Hall in San Francisco. Gesta, who fought and won twice in 2014, is on the comeback trail after […]Read more "Fight Bytes: Mercito “No Mercy” Gesta"
October 24, 2014 – 7:30 pm PT from the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Mission Valley Local boxing in San Diego is back for another night of exciting action as legendary fight promoter and NABF Female Promoter of the Year, Bobby DePhilippis, brings fight fans a loaded card, which includes five fights, headlined by San Diego […]Read more "Bobby D Presents “Back in Business” – LIVE COVERAGE"