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Lozano vs Rodriguez at A La Carte July 31st




Keith Thurman (left) and Luis Collazo (photo Alex Menendez / LatinBox)

Damon Gonzalez LatinBox Ringside Sports  Tampa, Florida – Premier Boxing Champions on ESPN – Keith “One Time” Thurman (26-0-0, 22 KOs), 146.2 lbs., successfully defended his WBA “regular” welterweight title against Luis Collazo (36-7-0, 19 KOs), by TKO at one second into the ninth round on Saturday night at the USF Sun Dome in Tampa. Both fighters spent […]

ICYMI AUDIO: Damon Gonzalez on Thurman vs Collazo prefight

Boxing Gloves

Orlando City Handles Colorado 2-0 at Home, Continues Playoff Push

(photo Will Ogburn)

    Orlando, Fla. — After an impressive first half, both Kaká and Cyle Larin scored in the second to give Orlando City (6-6-5) the win against the Colorado Rapids (2-5-9) at the Citrus Bowl. Both goals were standard and within regulation, no set pieces, penalties, or extra time. This win put Orlando City (23 […]

2015 FIVB Smart St. Pete Grand Slam Shines


  The 2015 FIVB Smart St. Pete Grand Slam came to the Spa Beach area and for the second time this year, St. Petersburg showed its beauty on an international stage. Sixty-four teams representing eighteen countries from around the globe competed for a prize purse of $800,000, and a chance to solidify their spots representing […]

USF’s Correa Wins Mexican Amateur Title

Claudio Correa

  TAMPA, FLA.  – USF rising sophomore golfer Claudio Correa captured the 2015 Mexican Amateur Championship played June 11-14 in Merida, Mexico. Correa, who captured the nation’s attention leading the Bulls to a top eight finish at the NCAA Championships, continued to make headlines on the world stage when he posted a 10-stroke victory in the Mexican Amateur. […]

Orlando City Upsets DC United

The reigning goalkeeper of the year,  DC United's Bill Hamid goes up high to make a save (photo Will Ogburn)

Orlando, FLA. – When the final time was called, it was all over but the punditry. DC United (8-5-4) had fallen to Orlando City (5-5-5) 1-0 in the Citrus Bowl. This meant that Orlando City had beaten the top team in the Eastern Conference, and now stood in 3rd place themselves. DC United, a solid […]

AUDIO: Olympic Volleyball Qualifying in St. Pete


An interview with Tim Ramberger of Pelican Sports about the positive impact of a huge International Volleyball Competition coming to St. Pete…

Orlando City Draws Shorthanded Crew

(photo Will Ogburn)

  ORLANDO, FLA. – Orlando City’s offense had plenty of chances, but in the end managed a draw against the Columbus Crew at the Citrus Bowl. The Crew played shorthanded for the majority of the match, and Orlando City dominated both possession and field position.   In the end a lack of execution inside the […]

Moros Named USF Head Women’s Tennis Coach


  TAMPA, FLA.– The University of South Florida has named Cristina Moros as head coach of the women’s tennis program, Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Mark Harlan announced today. A member of the University of Texas’ 1995 NCAA Championship team, Moros returns to the state of Florida after having previously served as Academy and Private Coach […]