The return of the Champion

Molina  vs Bundrage

Showdown at Sundown

A spectacular night of boxing took place this Saturday 11 October in the Oasis Arena at the Grand Oasis Cancun Hotel, where Mexican Carlos Molina lost his IBF super welterweight belt to veteran American, Cornelius ‘K9’ Bundrage. Regardless of his impressive physique coming into the fight, few thought the 41 year old Detroit native would win this bout bearing in mind he is at an age considered past it for most boxers.

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Oasis Jazz U Festival – Latin Fusion: A Homage To Paco De Lucia


On February 26th of this year, the name Francisco Sanchez Gomez (born 21 December 1947 in Algeciras, Spain) was written in black ink on a hospital document in Cancun, Mexico. As a child, Lucia, his mother, would kiss him on the forehead after his father had spent hours practicing his guitar with a ten year old Francisco. Francisco would go on to change his artistic name to honour his mother. No one imagined that decades later Paco De Lucia would call Mexico’s Caribbean coast home.

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