Viktor Postol Defeats Lucas Matthysse, Wins WBC Strap

CARSON, CA — In front of a raucous Stub Hub crowd, Viktor Postol entrance into enemy territory resulted in a finale contrary to what oddsmakers predicted. After ten back and forth rounds of action, Postol joined the legion of green belt holders by defeating “The Machine” Lucas Matthysse by 10th round KO. After a slow start, Postol effectively neutralized the Matthysee onslaught with his sizable height and reach advantage. Frustrating the Argentinian to no end with intermittent clinching and successful combination punching, the tide slowly began to turn in this favor. Momentum appeared to shift in his favor once and for all during the seventh round when he and Matthysse knocked heads in what appeared…

Ramirez, Falçao Post Wins At LA Fight Club

LOS ANGELES — Julian “El Camaron” Ramirez continued his winning ways by defeating Raul Hidalgo by unanimous decision in front of a capacity crowd at the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles. The bout was presented as part of Oscar De La Hoya’s ‘LA Fight Club’ series. Controlling the bout for the duration, Ramirez dominated Hidalgo in every aspect of the fight, particularly in close quarters. “Hildalgo has a lot of experience and I definitely learned from him tonight,” said Julian Ramirez. “It was tough working the inside which was my plan, Hidalgo is a tough fighter and in good condition. No fight is easy and I want to keep facing tough opponents and beat them.”…

LA Fight Club: Julian Ramirez To Headline 4/2

BOXING LEGACY JULIAN “EL CAMARÓN” RAMIREZ TO FACE RAUL “BULE” HIDALGO APRIL 2 AT LA FIGHT CLUB   LIVE FROM THE BELASCO THEATER IN DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES AND ON FOX SPORTS 1 & FOX DEPORTES   Tickets on Sale Tomorrow at 12 PM PT!    LOS ANGELES (March 12) – Following the successful debut of Golden Boy Promotions’ new series LA FIGHT CLUB, Golden Boy is proud to announce that East Los Angeles native and boxing legacy Julian “El Camarón” Ramirez (13-0, 8 KOs) will face the seasoned fighter Raul “Bule” Hidalgo (23-12, 17 KOs) of Casas Grandes, Mexico in a 10-round featherweight bout headlining the April 2event live from The Belasco Theater in downtown Los Angeles and televised on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes.     “LA FIGHT CLUB was…

Diaz Jr., Ramirez Pick Up Decisive Wins in Indio

INDIO, CA – Joseph “Jo-Jo” Diaz Jr. pummeled and dismantled Robert Castaneda to win by forth round TKO on this week’s installment of Golden Boy LIVE. The bout came to a close as Castaneda retired on the stool after the fourth round  due to a reported broken hand. Having no answer for the Diaz onslaught, Castaneda was well on his way to a loss regardless. Throwing crisp, snapping punches and fluid combinations, Diaz completely outclassed Castaneda as he inched his way toward a decisive victory. Winning in impressive form, the 2012 Olympian improves his record to 13-0-0. Julian Ramirez picked up another win by defeating Pedro Melo by TKO. After an accidental head butt in round…

[Photos] Diaz, Tapia, Taishan Media Workout

MONTEBELLO, CA – Ahead of their respective Thursday night clashes on Golden Boy LIVE, 2012 Olympian and blue chip prospect Jojo Diaz, along with the co-feature fighters on the card, hosted an open workout for the media today at the Ponce De Leon Boxing Club in Montebello, CA. Primed and ready to display their skills on Fox Sports 1 the participants, which included undefeated featherweight Julian Ramirez, featherweight prospect Roy Tapia and undefeated heavyweight Taishan in addition to Jojo Diaz, spoke of their readiness to once again but their skills on display for the TV and ringside audience. ***** FACTS:      “Joseph Diaz Jr. vs. Roberto Castaneda,” a 10-round featherweight bout, is presented by Golden…

‘Fearsome 4-Some’ Headline Fantasy Springs 11/13

LOS ANGELES (Oct. 16, 2014) – They are four of the most unique personalities in boxing today, but what the headliners on the Thursday, Nov. 13 edition of FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes’ Golden Boy Live! series all share is respect throughout the sport as rising stars with world championship potential. Fight fans will be in for a treat at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio, California, when Joseph “JoJo” Diaz Jr., Julian “El Camaron” Ramirez,Diego “The Golden Kid” De La Hoya and Taishan all take to the ring in their own pivotal bouts that will push them to the limit.   In the 10-round super bantamweight main event, 2012 U.S. Olympian Diaz will look to follow up last month’s spectacular headlining win over…

[Photos] Josesito Lopez LA Media Workout

MONTEBELLO, CA – In preparation for their upcoming fights, Josesito Lopez along with Joseph Diaz, Diego De La Hoya and Julian Ramirez, worked out for the media at the Ponce De Leon Boxing Gym in Montebello. On December 13th Lopez, who headlines the card, faces “Mighty” Mike Arnaoutis on Golden Boy Live airing on Fox Sports 1 and Fox Deportes. Returning to the ring after two consecutive losses (against Canelo Alvarez and Marcos Maidana) and a fight cancellation (after suffering a back strain in training camp), the “Riverside Rocky” looks to reestablish his position in the welterweight division as one of it’s top contenders. Addressing the assorted media, Lopez spoke on headlining a show after…