THE NABF MOURNS THE LOSS OF JOE DWYER.
San Francisco Selected as NABF 47th Annual Convention Site
July 2 – 5, 2015
Hotel Nikko San Francisco, 222 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA has agreed to host our 47th annual Convention. The hotel is located in the heart of San Francisco and is one block from the famous Powell Street Cable car stop. Hotel Nikko has given us a special rate of $169.00 per night that are valid three (3) days prior and three (3) days post-convention dates.
The North American Boxing Federation is proud to announce that Dr. Edwin “Flip” Homansky has accepted the Chairmanship of the NABF Medical Board.
Dr. Homansky, is a former Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) commissioner, former NSAC Medical Advisory Board Chairman & Chief Ringside Physician for over twenty-five years, former Association of Boxing Commissions vice-president, current vice-president of the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association.
There is probably no one in the world with more medical experience as it relates to boxing. Dr. Homansky worked thousands of Nevada’s fights, and some of the greatest fights ever hosted by the state including Hagler-Hearns, Hearns-Leonard, all Bowe-Holyfield bouts, and many fights featuring Julio Cesar Chavez, Mike Tyson and Oscar De la Hoya.
Francisco Vargas Vs. Will Tomlinson, SFeather
Freeman Coliseum, San Antonio, Texas
Milorad Zizic Vs. Luis Rose, MW
We Ko Pa Casino, Ft McDowell, Az
Isaac Chilemba Vs. Visily Lepikhim, Lt HW
Bell Center Montreal
Damien Vazquez Vs. Edwin Reyes, Jr. Fly
Sam's Town Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada
Nonito Donaire Vs. Wm. Prado, SB
Mall of Asia, Manila, Phillipines
NABF Super middleweight Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez (30-0, 24 KOs) who's ranked at number two by the WBC, stopped resilient veteran Fulgencio Zuniga (27-10, 24 KOs) in round eight, at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas.
Ramirez who's filled out considerably and looks enormous for a super middleweight, was sharp and precise, winning every round before getting the stoppage.
North American Boxing Federation Mourns the Loss of Joe Dwyer On Sunday February 8, 2015, I received a telephone call advising me of the passing of Joe Dwyer. Even though I knew Joe was going through some difficult times with his health, I was truly stunned and saddened. Joe was a street wise individual, having been a policer officer in New York for some 34 years. All of us loved listening to Joe tell his many
Meet Damien Vazquez who won the JUNIOR NABF Super Flyweight 115# in Pueblo, CO on October 24, 2014. The other gentlemen in the photo is Damien’s father and our President, Duane Ford.
Excitement worth fighting for!