The boxing coach was once the world’s top-ranked amateur female fighter.
In celebration of its 15 year anniversary, Long Beach’s DG Boxing is holding tryouts Jan. 15 to find the top 15 fighters, local or not, for a free 15-week training regimen that for the best two will end with a chance to compete in the 2015 Golden Gloves boxing tournament.
After eight years in and out of the ring, 26-year-old Reggie Verduzco is ready to make his pro-boxing debut Friday at the Montabello Quiet Cannon.
Pine Avenue’s home of all things boxing, DG Boxing, has recently paired with Find A Dream in order to expand upon the nonprofit’s mission to help kids in need reach their dreams through healthy channels and community.
It’s extremely rare that a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter with a 1 – 0 record would be on the verge of helping make history in her sport. But such is the case with Ashlee Evans-Smith, who will square off against the first openly transgender pro MMA fighter, Fallon Fox, in the Championship Fighting Alliance tournament title fight on October 12 in Coral Gables, Florida.