Tag: training

Vargas Having His Best Training Camp Ever

(November 16, 2018) – Colombian bantamweight Yeison “El Mulo” Vargas will be experiencing a number of career firsts in the Hard Rock Event Center at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, and live on Boxeo Telemundo, on Friday, November 30. That’s when Cartagena’s undefeated Vargas (17-0, 12 KOs) will face Mexico’s Ricardo…

Hartford Boxers Visit Muhammad Ali’s Famous Deer Lake Training Camp

(November 5, 2018) – On Saturday, November 5, 2018, ten members of Hartford’s COBA (Charter Oak Boxing Academy) gym made the five hour trek to Muhammad Ali’s famous “Fighter’s Heavan” training camp in Orwigsberg, Pennsylvania. Commonly referred to as “Deer Lake” Ali used the camp from 1972 until his final retirement in 1981. Many famous…

Hughie Fury Wrapping Up Torturous Training Camp

(October 18, 2018) Britain’s IBF #5-rated heavyweight contender Hughie Fury is putting the final touches on a “torturous” training camp and, with his team, will arrive in Sofia, Bulgaria, this Saturday. On Saturday, October 27, Fury (21-1, 11 KOs) will face Kubrat “The Cobra” Pulev (25-1, 13 KOs) in a 12-round elimination bout at the…