Month: June 2009

10 Jun

under construction

cozzone / etcetera / / 0 Comments

After four years of “This site is under construction,” a few more days, even a week or so, won’t really matter. Also, be aware, that Fatcow, our server company, is having awful technical problems with sites using databases, such as this one. They promise to rectify the situation by the end of the week.

07 Jun

fight coverage 06.06.09

cozzone / fight coverage, new mexico / / 0 Comments

img_43Luna-born Zamora resumes rise at Sky City: With a baker’s dozen straight victories in four-and-a-half years, Joaquin Zamora battered and beat his latest entrée, Joshua Renteria, in ten heats last night at Sky City Casino in Acoma, N.M. |more|

06 Jun

fight coverage 06.05.09

cozzone / fight coverage, new mexico / / 0 Comments

Boxing
Bring it on Holm – Holly “The Preacher’s Daughter” Holm turns holy terror, puts the voodoo on Duda: It could’ve been the height, weight, reach, stance, speed, hometown crowd or footwork that had six-time world champion Holly Holm utterly demolishing a near-defenseless, formerly undefeated Duda Yankovich last night before a sold-out crowd at Isleta Resort & Casino, south of Albuquerque, N.M. |More|

01 Jun

photo wins 2nd place bwaa

cozzone / photography / / 0 Comments

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Though a member since 2001 of the Boxing Writers Association of America, I decided to enter the annual photo contest this year. My shot of Oscar De La Hoya, cornered by trainer Nacho Beristain and cutman Joe Chavez during his fight with Manny Pacquiao in December 2008, came in second in the feature category. The shots below, however, were my personal favorites from 2008.