Pablo Cesar Cano had his heavy hands full with Juan Carlos Abreu but the young veteran’s experience was the difference in a competitive and entertaining 10-round welterweight main event at Fantasy Springs Casino on Friday. Cano won a majority decision by scores of 97-93, 96-94 and 95-95.
Former welterweight and junior middleweight title challenger Alfonso Gomez takes on Japanese slugger Yoshihiro Kamegai in the main event of a March 20 Fox Sports 1-televised Golden Boy Live! card at Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, Calif., Golden Boy Promotions announced on Friday.
Randy Caballero will make his first defense of his IBF bantamweight title against two-time title challenger Alberto Guevara on Feb. 27 in Indio, Calif.
Dong Taishan, a nearly 7-foot heavyweight prospect from China, takes on Tommy Washington Jr. on Thursday at Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, California. The “Golden Boy Live!” card will be televised on Fox Sports 1.
Newly crowned IBF bantamweight titleholder Randy Caballero and former junior middleweight titleholder Fernando Vargas will be celebrated during events surrounding a Nov. 13 Golden Boy Live! show at the Fantasy Springs Resort and Casino in Indio, California.
Antonio Orozco is excited about facing veteran Steve Forbes at Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, California, on Friday on Fox Sports 1. The undefeated junior welterweight prospect recalls watching Forbes on The Contender TV series and against Oscar De La Hoya.
Featherweight prospect Julian Ramirez and heavyweight Olympian Dominic Breazeale are on the recently announced undercard of the Jan. 24 Golden Boy Live! show in Indio, Calif. Ramirez faces Derrick Wilson in the co-feature of the Fox Sports 1 telecast.
Lee Groves says that boxing is a sport that reveals everything about an athlete on a given night – good and bad. While the “Travelin’ Man” worked the CompuBox keys for a recent show at Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, Calif., he noted certain truths about Chris Arreola, Seth Mitchell, Rafael Marquez and Efrain Esquivias.
Lee Groves, RingTV.com’s resident historian and CompuBox road warrior, traveled to the Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, Calif., twice this month to work the Punch Stat keys for Showtime-televised cards. His most recent trip was for the Chris Arreola-Seth Mitchell headlined show.