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The Richmond Standard is your destination for sports news from around the Richmond, CA area. Local Richmond news about athletes, the latest about school teams and more – browse our sports-related news below.

Luis Garcia returns to winning ways at Redemption Richmond

Luis Garcia returns to winning ways at Redemption Richmond

Luis Garcia certainly earned his redemption at “Redemption Richmond” over the weekend. In a hard-fought battle in front of a nearly sold out crowd at the Richmond Memorial Auditorium on Saturday, the Richmond resident bounced...
Richmond Promise executive director wins Oakland Half Marathon

Richmond Promise executive director wins Oakland Half Marathon

Last month, she emerged victorious in a tight race against a deadline for the Richmond Promise college scholarship program, which saw a sharp increase in the number local students completing applications. But Jessie Stewart was...

Richmond Memorial Auditorium set for boxing night Saturday, April 8

Eleven confirmed bouts, with the headliner featuring local favorite Luis Garcia, are set for this weekend's highly anticipated boxing night at Richmond Memorial Auditorium. Doors for the Square Warriors Entertainment professional boxing event will open...
Richmond native's debut with SF Deltas cut short by injury

Richmond native’s debut with SF Deltas cut short by injury

Earlier this month, we shared the inspiring story of Richmond native Saalih Muhammad, the emerging 21-year-old soccer star who earned a contract with the San Francisco Deltas after an open tryout last fall. As the...
Oakland Raiders headed to Richmond school for junior training camp Thursday

Oakland Raiders headed to Richmond school for junior training camp

Several members of the Oakland Raiders will head to Richmond's Caliber:Beta Academy on Thursday to hold a junior training camp for students at 10 a.m. The NFL team annually offers to hold free Gatorade Junior...
Richmond native preps for San Francisco Deltas' debut

Richmond native preps for San Francisco Deltas’ debut

From the apartments occupied by the San Francisco Deltas in the city's Nob Hill neighborhood, Saalih Muhammad feels far removed from his hometown of Richmond. It's not the physical distance -- the 21-year-old has played...
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Luis Garcia featured in Redemption Richmond promo

SquareVision Entertainment just released a video many local boxing fans will love. It features Richmond's own Luis "Vicious" Garcia, who is set to compete at Redemption Richmond, a night of professional boxing at Richmond Memorial...

Salesian boys and girls teams win respective NCS championships

The Salesian girls and boys varsity basketball teams won their respective North Coast Section Division III titles on Saturday. The No. 2-seeded Salesian girls team upset No. 1-seeded Bishop O'Dowd 46-42 in the championship game...
Boxing bouts announced for April 8 event at Richmond Memorial Auditorium

Bouts announced for Richmond Memorial Auditorium boxing event

Square Warriors Entertainment has announced four professional boxing bouts that will be featured at Richmond Memorial Auditorium on April 8. As reported last month, a highly-anticipated card is expected for Redemption Richmond, where some fast-rising...

Boxing set to return to Richmond Memorial Auditorium in April

Boxing is reportedly scheduled to return to Richmond Memorial Auditorium on April 8, according to promoter Square Vision Entertainment and a news report. Although matchups for the boxing night have yet to be announced, the...

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By Richmond Mayor Tom Butt While the longstanding and increasingly acrimonious issues between the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Richmond...
Map points out Richmond's many new and old attractions

Map points out Richmond’s many new and old attractions

Melinda McCrary, the executive director of the Richmond Museum of History, was touted in City Manager Bill Lindsay's newsletter for attracting attention to her...
4 teens arrested following gunpoint robbery in Pinole

4 teens arrested following gunpoint robbery in Pinole

Four teenagers -- three from Richmond and one from El Sobrante -- were arrested on suspicion of robbing a person at gunpoint in Pinole,...