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Josh Torres Huge Underdog in March 12 Fight vs Zab Judah

Zab Judah vs. Josh Torres

Zab Judah vs. Josh Torres March 12 Odds and Tickets The sportsbook are not giving Josh Torres much of a chance to beat former world champion Zab Judah on March 12. Torres (15-4-2, 7KOs), according to the online sportsbook 5Dimes, is a 22-to-1 underdog while Judah (42-9 ,29KOs) is a massive 50-to-1 favorite. The contest will headline the “Knockout Night at the ...

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Jackson’s MMA Series XVII: Urso vs. Espinosa, Weigh-In Today

Jackson’s MMA Series XVII Officially Kicks off at Buffalo Thunder Today This Saturday, Jackson’s MMA Series XVII: Urso vs. Espinosa will take place at Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino in the Pueblo of Pojoaque just north of Santa Fe, New Mexico. The official weigh-ins for the card will take place at Club Shadeh inside Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino on Friday, ...

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Josh Torres: Verbal Agreement to Fight Zab Judah March 12

Josh Torres vs Zab Judah

Josh Torres vs. Zab Judah Bout Verbally Agreed at 145-pounds On Tuesday afternoon, Albuquerque boxer Josh Torres announced on Combat Sports Weekly that he has verbally agreed to a March 12 fight against former undisputed welterweight champion and three-time junior welterweight champion Zab Judah. Torres’ promoter Joe Chavez also confirmed on Tuesday that the Nevada State Athletic Commission has approved ...

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Maldonado Jr. Cruises Past Clark, Cold War II Results

Fidel Maldonado Jr. vs Clark

Cold War II: Matthew Griego Successful in Pro Debut at Buffalo Thunder A sold out crowd of 2,170 packed the Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino ballroom on Saturday night. Those in attendance for the Holmes Boxing Promotion’s “Cold War II” card voiced their pleasure, and distaste in the two fights involving the promoter’s, Patrick Holmes’ sons. The main event was controversy ...

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2015 SWFight.com Boxer of the Year: Jennifer Han

Jennifer Han

IBF Featherweight Champ Jennifer Han wins 2015 SWFight.com Boxer of the Year Award In 2015, Jennifer Han claimed two titles; first the IBF Inter-Continental Featherweight strap in April against Kenya’s Fatuma Zarika, a fight that was put together in two weeks after Ghana’s Helen Joseph was unable to obtain a visa in time for a scheduled IBF Featherweight world title fight versus Han. ...

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Bob Foster Funeral Services to Take Place This Week in Albuquerque

Bob Foster dead at the age of 77

Bob Foster 14-time world champion was part of inaugural 1990 International Boxing Hall of Fame class Sunday morning’s Albuquerque Journal’s obituaries detailed funeral services for the late-boxing-great Bobby Wayne Foster. Foster will lay in state on Tuesday December 1, 2015 from 11am-8pm at Strong Throne Funeral Home located at 1100 Coal Ave. SE in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Foster, the former 14-time light ...

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Report: Bob Foster Albuquerque’s First World Champion, Dead at age 76

Bob Foster dead at the age of 77

Bob Foster Defended Light Heavyweight Title 14-Times, Fought Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier at Heavyweight According to multiple Albuquerque media reports, former light heavyweight world champion Bob Foster has died at the age of 76. (Note: we had incorrectly reported Foster being 77 in our original posting. H/T Albuquerque Journal for the correction). A native of Lubbock, Texas, Foster and his mother moved ...

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Greatest Championship KOs in Albuquerque-Fighter History

Bob Foster, Holly Holm, Johnny Tapia

Where does Holly Holm’s KO of Ronda Rousey rank on our list of greatest Burqueño championship bout knockouts? Burqueños have been holding their heads up high and have been thinking they’re allll baaaad since the devastating head kick knockout blow that Albuquerque’s Holly Holm (10-0) delivered to the previously undefeated Ronda Rousey (12-1) en route to claiming the UFC Bantamweight ...

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