Doug Fischer

Mares, others to appear at gym charity event

Bantamweight contender Abner Mares, and former junior featherweight champs Israel Vazquez and Daniel Ponce de Leon will be present during an equipment give-away at the Maywood Boxing Club in Maywood, Calif., at 1 p.m. PT on Saturday.

The public is invited to attend the charity event.

The give-away, which is aimed at gyms that serve youth, including the La Habra Boxing Club in Orange County as well as the Pasadena and Glendale PAL boxing programs, is sponsored by the World Boxing Organization.

The Maywood Boxing Club is located at 4747 E. 56th St. in Maywood, Calif. The zip code is 90270.

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