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OKG Newsletter


Topic: boxing

PALing around

A black-tie boxing event raises funds for the Police Athletic League, a mentoring program for at-risk youth


Sports

Charles Martin
OKC Charity Fight Night
6:30 p.m. Thursday
Coca-cola Bricktown Events Center, 425 E. California
706-7484, okcfightnight.com
 
Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Fight club

Thirteen years after an injury left him in a coma, Travis Hoffman took over a boxing gym to restart his pro combat career.


Sports

Charles Martin
In 1994, mixed martial arts was not the heavily regulated sport it is today, and when Travis Hoffman entered the ring, he had no idea that more than a decade would pass before he would be able to fight professionally again.
 
Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Combat-ready

World-class boxers and mixed martial artists on the rise resurrect the state’s legacy of producing top-tier fighters.


Sports

Charles Martin
With a rich boxing history paired and a legacy of stellar wrestling programs, Oklahoma is fertile soil for combat sports, but larger markets traditionally have plucked up skilled fighters.
 
Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Fight this


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Who will be the winner of the North American Boxing Federation Light Middleweight Championship? Current champion, Grady “Bad Boy” Brewer, will defend his title against Michael Medina.
 
Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Dad’s dukes

Boxing is a family affair for Oklahoman Bo Gibbs.


Sports

Jerry Shottenkirk
catBOX Boxing
7 p.m. Saturday
Cox Convention Center
1 Myriad Gardens
ticketstorm.com
866-966-1777
$27-$75
 
Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Lawyer up

A hometown attorney turned boxer will fight for the WBU lightweight title Thursday.


Sports

Brendan Hoover
WBU World Lightweight Championship title fight
7 p.m. Thursday
Cox Convention Center
1 Myriad Gardens
catboxentertainment.com
866-966-1777
$30-$100
 
Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Bolo

Local filmmaker Mickey Reece corners moviegoers in the ring with a sports dramedy that comes out swinging.


Comedy

Rod Lott
Bolo
8 p.m. Saturday
City Arts Center
3000 General Pershing
cityartscenter.org
951-0000
$5
 
Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Box it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

We Oklahomans are fighters, but WBU World Lightweight Champion Noah Zuhdi really is a fighter, and a great one at that. Catch the OKC native defend his title against Hungarian Gyula Vajda at Concho’s Lucky Star Casino, 7777 U.S. 81, at 7 p.m. Saturday. Tickets are $25-$150. Visit catboxentertainment.com.

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Wednesday, August 21, 2013
 
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