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Oscar Valdez earns wide unanimous decision over Jason Sanchez, Wants Leo Santa Cruz Next

Oscar Valdez defeats Jason Sanchez

Sanchez had spurts but Valdez’s experience paid key role in bout In his first opportunity at a world title, Albuquerque, New Mexico’s Jason Sanchez fell to WBO Featherweight champion Oscar Valdez via a unanimous decision on Saturday night at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center in Reno, Nevada. “I may have won the fight but that doesn’t mean he’s an easy opponent,” ...

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Top Rank Boxing: Oscar Valdez vs. Jason Sanchez WBO Featherweight Championship Fight Tickets on Sale

Oscar Valdez vs. Jason Sanchez

Tickets for Valdez vs. Sanchez Reno, Nevada title fight are now on sale Tickets to June 8’s WBO Featherweight World Title fight between Mexico’s Oscar Valdez and New Mexico’s Jason Sanchez are now on sale. The fight card will take place inside the Reno-Sparks Convention Center in Reno, Nevada. Tickets range between $40-$100 and can be purchased on Ticketmaster.com by ...

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Albuquerque’s Jason Sanchez Scheduled for June 8 WBO World Title Shot Against Oscar Valdez

Jason Sanchez Albuquerque

Jason Sanchez replaces Erick Ituarte for June 8 ESPN World Title Fight vs. former two-time Olympian Oscar Valde On Thursday, Top Rank Promotions announced that Albuquerque boxer Jason Sanchez would get the opportunity of a lifetime. He will be replacing Erick Ituarte (21-1-1, 3 KOs) on the June 8 to take on World Boxing Organization Featherweight champion Oscar Valdez in ...

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Rio Rancho Boxer Brian Mendoza Makes Top Rank Debut Saturday

Brian Mendoza boxer Top Rank

Undefeated New Mexico Prospect Brian Mendoza returns to ring May ] Brian Mendoza signs 5-year deal with Top Rank.Photo: @4MikeyWilliams After the 16-month layoff, Rio Rancho boxer, Brian Mendoza will be making his highly anticipated return to the ring on Saturday night in Stockton, California. The bout will mark Mendoza’s first since signing with elite boxing promotion Top Rank. “It’s ...

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Jose Luis Sanchez wants to prove that he doesn’t fight bums by facing veteran Joe Gomez Martinez on March 30

Jose Luis Sanchez, Guero Sanchez, Josh Sanchez

Fans should expect a throwback fight in Jose Luis Sanchez vs. Joe Gomez Martinez “¡Esas si son peleas no chingaderas!,” my father typically exclaims in Spanish when a classic slugfest comes on television or is playing on Youtube. It loosely translates to, “Now that’s a real fight, not no bullshit!” This is exactly what local fight fans are expected to ...

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LFA 58: Park vs. Wills Weigh-In Results

LFA 58 Park vs Willis faceoff

LFA 58 Full Weigh-In Results: Harvey Park, Jaleel Willis make weight On Thursday afternoon, both the official, and ceremonial weigh-in for Friday night’s LFA 58 card took place Envy Nightclub inside the Route 66 Casino and Hotel just outside of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Only one of the 18 fighters failed to make weight but all nine bouts will still take ...

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