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Event For Major Boxing Matchup In China Highlights Oxnard’s Big Role In Sport

Posted on Friday, November 1, 2013 7:22am

When you think of a sport like football, you might think of cities like Dallas, or Green Bay.

When it comes to baseball, it might be New York, Los Angeles, or Boston.

But, when you talk about boxing, there’s a local city right here, on the South Coast, that boxing fans around the world know.

It’s Oxnard, where a number of big names have lived, or trained.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco looks at Oxnard’s prominent role in the sport, which was highlighted yesterday by a media event for a major fight in China featuring a local boxer.

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