Vista L.A.: 'Gentleman of the Ring'

Originally aired Sun., Nov. 7, at 11:30 a.m.
LOS ANGELES

Bert Colima, a Mexican-American boxer from the 20s and 30s, fought an incredible 200 professional bouts, some against many of the best fighters of all time.

Colima became one of the first beloved Latino boxers in Los Angeles. His son, 75-year-old Bert Colima Jr. spoke with Vista L.A. about his late father's legacy and about "Gentleman of the Ring: The Bert Colima Story," a biography he wrote in his honor.

To buy a copy of "Gentleman of the Ring: The Bert Colima Story," visit:
www.magicvalleypublishers.com

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